The Office of Minority- and Women-Owned Business Enterprises (OMWBE) is responsible for ensuring that the Office of General Services (OGS) and its hosted agencies comply with the provisions of New York State Executive Law, Article 15A and the rules and regulations set forth in 5NYCRR, Part 140 – 144. These policies are intended to promote and encourage participation by minority and women-owned businesses in state contracting opportunities.
|2018 North Country Matchmaker||April 4, 2018||7:30am - 2:00pm||Hilton Garden Inn Watertown/Thousand Islands, 1290 Arsenal Street, Watertown,
|Dr. King Career Fair||April 12, 2018||11:00am - 3:00pm||ESP Convention Center,
|2018 NY GovBuy Event||May 2, 2018 & March 3, 2018||5/2/18 - 9:30AM - 4:00PM
5/3/18 - 9:30AM - 2:00PM
|Empire State Plaza (ESP), Albany, NY|
|SBA Buffalo District Office, 2018 Small Business Matchmaker||May 9, 2018||7:00AM - 12:30PM||Salvatore's Italian Gardens, 6461 Transit Rd., Depew, NY 14043|
|ESD Regional Opportunities Expo||May 10, 2018||8:00AM||Empire State Plaza (ESP), Albany, NY|
|ESD Regional Opportunities Expo||May 25, 2018||8:00AM||The Graduate Center, CUNY, 365 Fifth Avenue, NY|
OGS Compliance and Reporting Forms for Commodity & Service Contracts, Consultant Contracts, and Construction Contracts.
See utilization plans submitted by bidders for OGS contracts including commodities, services, technology, consultants and construction. OGS also posts utilization plans for its hosted agencies, including Division of State Liquor Authority, Alcohol and Beverage Control, Board of Elections, and Division of Veterans' Affairs.
Empire State Development's Division of Minority and Women's Business Development certifies minority and women-owned businesses. Learn more about eligibility, application options – including fast track application, and how to apply on the Empire State Development website.
Search Empire State Development's online directory for certified MWBE firms.
Office of Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprises
New York State Office of General Services
Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY 12242
Tel: (518) 486-9284
Fax: (518) 486-9285