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Certification is the process by which small, minority, and women-owned businesses seek to participate in business opportunities within government contracts. Small, minorities and women owned businesses provide ever-increasing value to the Colorado economy. By facilitating a certification pathway and access to the various state purchasing and contracting opportunities, the Minority Business Office provides valuable services to many of these businesses which make up the state’s fastest growing business sectors.

Before you enter the world of certifications, make sure you have a strong foundation laid for your business: