Selling Your Product & Services to Local Governments
Selling your products and services to Monroe County and/or the City of Rochester could substantially increase your business sales. Please join us for this free session to learn from the County and City purchasing offices, and the Rochester City School District's Rochester Schools Modernization Program about their processes and how to become a vendor. Several local support agencies will provide a brief overview of their services, followed by " how to do business" briefs form the county and city purchasing officials. The event will culminate with a panel discussion/Q&A session. Also, learn about the new Monroe County initiative geared towards Veteran-owned businesses.
Time: 8:30 a.m. Registration/Networking
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Program
There is no fee to attend, but advanced registration is required.
Scheduled to attend:
US Small Business Administration
The Buffalo District Office's operating area includes the 14 Westernmost counties of New York State. The District Office located in the state's second most populous City of Buffalo, has a full service Branch in the state's third most populous City of Rochester. The two offices are well located so as to provide maximum assistance to the industrial cities in which located, plus surrounding suburban communities and the rural counties of the District.
Monroe County Purchasing Department
The Division of Purchasing and Central Services is comprised of two units: the Purchasing Unit and the Contracts Unit. The Purchasing Unit is responsible for administering purchase and public works contracts in accordance with New York State General Municipal Law while the Contracts Unit is responsible for coordinating the execution of Service Contracts, which includes professional services agreements, and agency contracts with not-for-profit agencies.
Monroe County Economic Development
Monroe County Economic Development’s (MCED) goals are your goals. A return on investment, the creation of jobs and the retention of jobs. MCED can connect your business to a wide range of support services, incentives, and financing programs.
Online resources associated with this event:
SBA Rochester www.sba.gov/ny/buffalo
Monroe County www.monroecounty.gov
Imagine Monroe www.imaginemonroe.org
City of Rochester www.cityofrochester.gov/mwbe/
Rochester City School District RSMP: https://www.rcsdk12.org/rsmp