Obtaining the Correct Business Certifications
Obtaining the correct business certifications for your enterprise is crucial in order to gain easy access to both government and corporate contracts. Certification provides your small business with a nationally-recognized and highly-respected status that makes your company stand out against marketplace competition for elite and distinguished clients.
At BizCentral, we not only ensure that you’re applying for the right small business certifications, but we also help you identify additional opportunities along the way.
A wide variety of applications are available for both producers and service providers across a range of target markets – and there are numerous government agencies at local, state, and federal levels all waiting to stamp and sign on your enterprise’s certification.
It doesn’t matter if you’re just starting out or if you’ve already secured a lucrative contract. Start seeing immediate benefits for your business by taking advantage of the wealth of certification possibilities.
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Certifications We Offer
Minority Business Enterprise Certification (MBE Certification) formally identifies your business as being owned, controlled, or operated by a minority group. This allows you and your company to receive unique consideration when competing for contracts with the local government.
Federal SBA 8(a) Certification
The 8(a) Business Development Program, or the 8(a) certification, is a business certification for small businesses that are economically or socially disadvantaged. Offered by the Small Business Association, it assists struggling startups by giving them access to lucrative contracting opportunities through the government. Learn more about the 8(a) certification.
State DBE Certification
You may qualify for the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Certification, or DBE certification, if your business is controlled, operated, or owned by a disadvantaged group. If you’re eligible, then you can be considered for local government contracts. Find out if you qualify for this small business certification.
Every year, the U.S. General Service Administration, or GSA, spends billions of dollars via annual procurement. BizCentral can tell you more about the GSA schedule for business certifications.
MBE – Minority-Owned Business
A Minority Business Enterprise, or MBE, Certification exists to help businesses that are owned or operated by minority groups. Read on to find out if your business qualifies.
WBE – Women’s Business Enterprise
Small business certifications also exist for businesses controlled or owned by women. The Women’s Business Enterprise Certification is geared toward women who are entrepreneurs. You can learn more about these valuable certifications with BizCentral.