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Certified MBE/EDGE Business Tool Kit


Listed below are a few tools to help you make the most of your MBE/EDGE certification. Please check back as we continue to provide more assistance to help you and your business succeed!

Business "Tool Kit"

Agency MBE Projection Plans

View MBE Projection Plans to review what agencies, boards and commissions project spending with MBE vendors:



Agency MBE/EDGE Contacts

Use the list (below) of MBE/EDGE EEO Officers that have been identified by each agency to monitor and ensure MBE/EDGE spending per Executive Order 2008-13S:

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Business Outreach Events

Ohio Business Expo

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Aladdin Shrine Center
3850 Stelzer Rd.
Columbus, Ohio 43219

Learn about the many resources available to minority-owned, women-owned and small businesses. Don't miss this opportunity to network with purchasing representatives from the State of Ohio and diversity procurement representatives from select private companies.

Please feel free to contact our office directly should you have any questions.



How to do Business with the State of Ohio
LIVE Training and Webinar

Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015 - 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Ohio Department of Transportation

1980 W. Broad St.
Columbus, Ohio 43223

Put your MBE or EDGE certification to work: Learn about available resources and how to make the most of your certification.

Agenda: View

The session will be recorded and can be viewed in its entirety (after the event) on the State Procurement website.


DAS Office of Procurement Services

Contracting Opportunities

Below are links to some primary contracting agencies.



Available Business Assistance

Archived Event Materials

Resources to Grow Your

Minority-Owned Business

Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014 - 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

King Arts Complex
867 Mt. Vernon Ave.
Columbus, Ohio 43203

Thank you to everyone who attended! Below is the reference materials distributed at the event.

Please feel free to contact our office directly should you have any questions or concerns.