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City of Houston


·        City contracts




o   Government

o   Mayor

o   Divisions – Affirmative Action & Contract Appliance


·        For more information call 713-837-9000


HMSDC (Houston Minority Supplier Development Council)


·        Certification is very similar to that of the WBEA except it is based on ethnicity.


·        Training is every second Wednesday of every other month at the UHSBDC from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


·        For more information contact Constance Jones at






SBA (Small Business Administration)


·        Valerie Coleman conducts training every other month on a Wednesday at UHSBDC.




·        Certifications include SDB (Small Disadvantaged Business) and SBA 8(a)





·        Seeking business opportunities with metro.  They also offer great educational programs and networking events free of charge.




·        For more information call 713-739-4844


Port of Houston


·        Must be certified with WBEA, HMBC or City of Houston to go through their program.




·        For more information contact the Port of Houston at




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