MWBE Enterprises Overview of Services

Full Consultation & Eligibility Analysis: Prior to beginning a relationship with MWBE Enterprises a thorough and in-depth Eligibility Analysis is required of ALL potential clients'. Ultimately, this service assists you in confirming your eligibility for the Federal 8(a) program, the National Minority Supplier Development Council Certification, the Women's Business Enterprise National Council Certification or any other local city of state programs. In our experience, many Minority and Women-owned companies are uncertain about their eligibility and which certifications are right for their particular business. This service apprises and determines which programs you will or will not qualify for and which certification is best for your particular business. We will also notify you of any red flags in regard to your eligibility. This service is to ensure that you have all the information you need to make an informed decision whether or not to submit a certification application.

MWBE Enterprise's Certification Services: Although there is a punch list of required documents for any each application, certifying agencies will require additional information--that is not originally requested and is an outgrowth of the initial information you provide to them. Additional request for documents can prolong the application process, sometimes by years. With MWBE Enterprise's experience and expertise, we will assess your business background and application, and then suggest proactive documentation to ensure your certification is processed and expedited, the first time it is submitted. This service will provide you with the maximum assurance of your certifications success and on-going ability to procure private contracts as well as local and federal government contracts.

MWBE Enterprise's Certifications Services include:

  1. Detailed analysis and review of required documents
  2. Due diligence of all additional documents required to assemble the application
  3. Assistance in procuring required documents
  4. Prepare your Affirmative Action Plan as applicable to certification
  5. Prepare Business Background for each owner, shareholder, partner and/or director
  6. Create Business History
  7. Create Ownership History
  8. Prepare your Certificate of Competency and Job Description for each owner, shareholder, partner, director, manager and department head
  9. Prepare all industry specific resumes for each owner, shareholder, partner, director, manager and department head
  10. Assistance in selecting appropriate SIC NAICS Codes for future procurement sources
  11. Assist in preparation of Personal Statement of Net Worth for DBE/SBE/8(a) for each owner, shareholder, partner and/or director
  12. Prepare Two-Year Business Waiver when applicable
  13. Complete application preparation
  14. Application Submittal & Tracking
  15. Day to Day and detailed correspondence, Point of Contact for certification agency
  16. Site Survey preparation
  17. Site Survey assistance (MWWBE Enterprises is on-site)
  18. Bounded copy of all applications, with index for easy reference to information
  19. Additional services are provided based on the requirements of each client and specific applications

MWBE Enterprise's Marketing Services: MWBE Enterprises assist certified organizations procure new relationships, through direct marketing, within the either the private and public procurement sector and specifically within Corporate 500 Supplier Diversity Programs (SDP's). We connect our clients with SDP's both locally and nationally based on each client's opportunities, capacity, individual expertise and strategic goals. MWBE will help you determine which companies to apply with for Preferred Vender Status as a certified Women or Minority-owned business. We will maintain and ensure that your company is on approved vendor lists, while being connected to quality opportunities. Additionally, should your company require, MWBE Enterprises can also help examine and critique potential opportunities and assist in responding to "Request for Proposal" (RFP's).

MWBE Enterprise's Marketing Services include:

  1. Customized sales and marketing campaigns targeting Corporate Supplier Diversity Markets or Public Sector Procurement
  2. Prepare and manage Supplier Diversity Vendor Application Preparation
  3. Submittal and Track Supplier Diversity Applications
  4. Additional Vendor Application Verification/Confirmation
  5. Customer sales and marketing campaigns targeting the Public Procurement Sector
  6. Additional services, such as Bid and RFP support
  7. Training available for key sales personal on Supplier Diversity Opportunities
  8. Technical Procurement Assistance with the federal government
  9. Additional services available tailored to client's specific requirements

 

For those individuals who wish to apply for certification with out professional assistance, we also offer an “Insider How-To Guide to Women and Minority Owned Business Certification” which is available for purchase. If you would like to order this guide online, please click here.

As seen in Inc., Entrepreneur and Crain's Business Magazines