Want to grow your business? Become eligible for State contracts? Increase revenues?

It’s time to GET CERTIFIED!

We’re coming to YOU!
OMWBE staff will be traveling across the State to areas near you January 20th – 24th.

There will be over 30 meet and greet events held across the State during this week. At the end of the campaign there will be a reception held for businesses to connect with contractors, procurement professionals and State officials. The reception is on January 24th at the Emerald Queen Casino in Tacoma. This is a great opportunity to connect with contractors, procurement professionals and State officials. These are free to attend.

Come meet with the Washington State Office of Minority & Women’s Business Enterprises (OMWBE) and learn how to get your business certified. OMWBE is the one stop certification shop for minority, women and disadvantaged small businesses in Washington State.

For additional questions please call (360) 664-9750

Below is a list of the upcoming Get Certified Roadshows:

To register for one of the events, Register Here.

January 21st  
Omak 10am Omak Library Meeting Room – 30 S Ash St, Omak, WA 98841
Olympia 10am The Olympia Center Room #208 – 222 Columbia St NW Olympia, WA
Bellingham 10am Bellingham City Hall Council Chamber – 210 Lottie St. Bellingham, WA 98225
Anacortes 2pm Anacortes City Hall Council Chambers – 904 6th Street Anacortes, WA 98221
Bremerton 2pm Sylvan Way Library Meeting Room – 1301 Sylvan Way, Bremerton, WA 98310
Aberdeen 3:30pm Aberdeen Library Meeting Room – 121 E Market St, Aberdeen, WA 98520
North Spokane 4pm Northeast Community Center Founders Room – 4001 N. Cook St. Spokane, WA 99207
Burlington 5pm Burlington Library Gentry Room – 820 E Washington Ave Burlington, WA
Sequim 6pm Sequim Library Meeting Room – 630 North Sequim Avenue Sequim, WA 98382
Downtown Spokane 6pm Downtown Library Small Meeting Room – 906 West Main Spokane, WA 99201
Ocean Shores 7pm Ocean Shores Subway Meeting Room -E Ocean Shores Blvd SW, Ocean Shores, WA 98569
January 22nd
Spokane Valley 10am Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce – 1421 N. Meadowood Lane Lower Level Spokane Valley, WA 99019
Port Angeles 10am Port Angeles City Council Chambers – 321 E. 5th St Port Angeles, WA 98362
Long View 10am Long View Library Auditorium – 1600 Louisiana St Long View, WA 98632
Mt. Vernon 10am Economic Development Assn. of Skagit County Conf Room C – 204 W Montgomery St, Mt Vernon, WA 98273
Everett 1pm Everett Public Library Activities Room – 2702 Hoyt Ave, Everett, WA 98201
Vancouver 3pm Three Creeks Library Meeting Room – 800 NE Tenney Rd, Vancouver, WA 98685
Shelton 4pm Shelton Library Meeting Room – 710 W Alder St, Shelton, WA 98584
Pullman 4pm Neill Library Young Room – 210 N Grand Ave, Pullman, WA 99163
Monroe 4pm Monroe City Hall – 806 West Main St. Monroe, WA 98272
January 23rd
Shoreline 10am Shoreline Library Large Conference Room – 345 NE 175th St, Shoreline, WA 98155
Lacey 10am Lacey Fire Station #33 – 6500 Mullen Rd. SE Olympia, WA 98503
Walla Walla 10am Walla Walla City Hall HR/Legal Conference Room – 15 N. 3rd St. Walla Walla, WA 99362
Central Seattle 1pm Beacon Hill Library Meeting Room – 2821 Beacon Ave S, Seattle, WA 98144
Tacoma 2pm George Swasey Library Swasey Meeting Room – 7001 Sixth Avenue Tacoma, WA 98406
Southwest Seattle 4pm High Point Library Meeting Room – 3411 SW Raymond St, Seattle, WA 98126
Ellensburg 6:30pm Ellensburg Library Kittitas Room – 209 N Ruby St, Ellensburg, WA 98926
January 24th
Moses Lake 10am Moses Lake Library Meeting Room – 418 E 5th Ave, Moses Lake, WA 98837
Kent 10am Kent Library Small Conference Room – 212 2nd Ave N, Kent, WA 98032
Bellevue 10am Bellevue Library Meeting Room #1 – 1111 110th Ave NE, Bellevue, WA 98004
Auburn 1pm Auburn Library Conference Room – 1102 Auburn Way S, Auburn, WA 98002
Puyallup 2pm Puyallup Library Conference Room – 324 S Meridian Puyallup, WA 98371
Issaquah 2pm Issaquah Library Meeting Room – 10 W Sunset Way, Issaquah, WA 98027


Jan 24 Reception 6pm Emerald Queen Casino I-5, Bridge Nightclub – 2024 E. 29th St. Tacoma, WA 98404 (Entrance Door 8 by Valet)