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 – 145. These policies are intended to promote and encourage participation by minority and women-owned businesses in state contracting opportunities.
|LaGuardia Business Services 16th Annual Small Business & Procurement Expo||June 8, 2018||8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m||Con Edison Learning Center, 43-82 Vernon Boulevard, Long Island City, NY 11101
|ESD Regional Opportunities Expo||June 15, 2018||8:00 a.m.||
Binghamton University, 4400 Vestal Parkway East, Binghamton, NY
|New York Power Authority, Digital and Energy Efficiency Purchasing||June 21, 2018||12:00 p.m - 4:00 p.m||
White Plains Office - Jaguar Room
|ESD Regional Opportunities Expo||June 26, 2018||8:00 a.m.||
Stony Brook University, 100 Nicolls Road, Stony Brook, NY
|SBS 12th Annual Citywide MWBE Procurement Fair||June 27, 2018||9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m||Alfred Lerner Hall, 2920 Broadway, New York, NY 10286|
|ESD Regional Opportunities Expo||June 28, 2018||8:00 a.m.||
SUNY Old Westbury, 223 Store Hill Road, Old Westbury, NY
|ESD Regional Opportunities Expo||July 10, 2018||8:00 a.m.||Crowne Plaza, 701 East Genesee Street, Syracuse, NY|
|ESD Regional Opportunities Expo||July 12, 2018||8:00a.m.||Mohawk Valley Community College, 1101 Floyd Avenue, Rome, NY|
|ESD Regional Opportunities Expo||July 19, 2018||8:00 a.m.||Rochester Educational Opportunity Center, 161 Chestnut Street, Rochester, NY|
|SBA Albany Matchmaker||July 24, 2018||8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m||
Albany Marriot, 189 Wolf Road, Albany, NY 12205
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