Columbia, MD and Tysons Corner, VA (ASBC5) - - The Department of Homeland Security has initiatives underway like the new EAGLE II contract that will be exclusively for small businesses to include ffunctional areas set aside for categories of small business, such as 8(a) companies, businesses owned by service-disabled veterans and firms located in historically underutilized business zones. Want more information like this? Be sure to join us on April 23rd as Soraya Correa leads morning sessions to discuss how the new administration, policy changes and legislation are affecting procurement activities at DHS.
Soraya Correa is the Director of the Office of Procurement Operations (OPO) and has over 28 years of experience in procurement, federal assistance, and acquisitions management. She has held leadership positions at several Federal agencies including the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA), General Services Administration (GSA), National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), and the legacy Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS), which was transferred into the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in March 2003.
On Thursday, April 23, 2009,The American Small Business Coalition (The ASBC) celebrates five years of support to the government sector with a high-value information event featuring unparalled networking opportunities at the Sheraton Premiere Tysons Corner. Attendees will be treated to breakfast and lunch keynotes, morning and afternoon breakout sessions and an energy-filled cocktail reception and awards dinner featuring The ASBC Annual Member Awards and more!
For additional information and to register for The ASBC Fifth Anniversary Conference and Awards Dinner (ASBC5), visit www.turningfive.com.
About The American Small Business Coalition
The American Small Business Coalition is a membership organization exclusively focused on supporting the development of relationships, best practices and market intelligence for companies doing business in the government sector. Our primary goal is ensuring that government agencies are able to identify viable and vetted companies who can support their mission requirements, and that those companies have access to an established and trusted community of current and retired leaders from Government and Industry.