The Office of Minority- and Women-Owned Business Enterprises (OMWBE) is responsible for ensuring that the Office of General Services (OGS) and its hosted agencies comply with the provisions of New York State Executive Law, Article 15A and the rules and regulations set forth in 5NYCRR, Part 140 – 144. These policies are intended to promote and encourage participation by minority and women-owned businesses in state contracting opportunities.
|ESD Regional Opportunities Expo-Southern Tier/Elmira||June 1, 2017||The Clemens Center, 207 Clemens Center Parkway, Elmira, NY|
|LaGuardia Business Services 15th Annual Small Business & Procurement Expo||June 9, 2017||8:00 a.m. - 3 p.m.||Con Edison Learning Center, 43-82 Vernon Boulevard, Long Island City, NY 11101|
|Manufacturer-Based IT Umbrella Contract Networking Session for Manufacturers and M/WBE/SDVOB - Registration Required||June 13, 2017||1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.||Empire State Plaza Convention Center|
|NYC Small Business Services 11th Annual Citywide M/WBE Procurement Fair||June 21, 2017||7:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.||BNY Mellon, 101 Barclay Street, NY, NY 10007|
|ESD Regional Opportunities Expo-Syracuse/Central NY||June 22, 2017||The Oncenter, Nicholas J. Pirro Convention Center, 800 South State Street, Syracuse, NY|
|2017 CUNY MWBE - SDVOB Contract Opportunities||August 2, 2017||8 a.m. - 3 p.m.||John Jay College of Criminal Justice, 524 West 59th Street, NY, NY|
OGS Compliance and Reporting Forms for Commodity & Service Contracts, Consultant Contracts, and Construction Contracts.
See utilization plans submitted by bidders for OGS contracts including commodities, services, technology, consultants and construction. OGS also posts utilization plans for its hosted agencies, including Division of State Liquor Authority, Alcohol and Beverage Control, Board of Elections, and Division of Veterans' Affairs.
Empire State Development's Division of Minority and Women's Business Development certifies minority and women-owned businesses. Learn more about eligibility, application options – including fast track application, and how to apply on the Empire State Development website.
Search Empire State Development's online directory for certified MWBE firms.
Office of Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprises
New York State Office of General Services
Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY 12242
Tel: (518) 486-9284
Fax: (518) 486-9285