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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


MBE Business Expo:
Ohio Department of Education

Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Ohio Department of Administrative Services
4200 Surface Rd.
Willow/Walnut Conference Room
Columbus, Ohio 43228

The Ohio Department of Education, in partnership with the Ohio Department of Administrative Services and Ohio Development Services Agency, encourage you to network with agency purchasing officials and learn more about opportunities to grow your business at this event.

Department of Education buyers, representing 20 program areas, will be on-hand to speak to you one-on-one about procurement opportunities. Online registration is encouraged but walk-ins are welcome. 

We look forward to seeing you June 16!

To learn more about the EDGE program, including certification criteria, please click here. Please feel free to contact our office directly should you have any questions.


DAS Office of Procurement Services

Contracting Opportunities

Below are links to some primary contracting agencies.



Available Business Assistance

Archived Event Materials

MBE- and EDGE-Event Reference Materials

Thank you to everyone who has attended previous community networking events. Below are reference materials distributed at various events.

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