Registration for the city of Las Vegas annual Business Outreach and Workshop event is now open on the city of Las Vegas website, www.lasvegasnevada.gov, by navigating to event webpage.
This free event will occur on June 11, 2014, at the Historic Fifth Street School, 401 S. Fourth St. The event is hosted by the city of Las Vegas Purchasing and Contracts Division and gives businesses the opportunity to learn how to better work with the city. The event begins at 8:30 a.m. and at 9 a.m. City Manager Betsy Fretwell will welcome the attendees. Mayor Carolyn G. Goodman is also scheduled to attend the event later in the day.
The event will feature exhibit booths for local public entities to make business connections and for organizations that provide services and assistance to businesses. There will also be opportunities for businesses to identify which city departments may use their products or services, and to meet the decision makers from those departments, as well as to make connections with city buying staff. In addition, representatives from the city’s Economic and Urban Development team will be available to explain the programs that are offered to those looking to do business in the city.
The city will also offer on-site supplier registration assistance to be included in the city’s database. In addition, Information and registration assistance for the State of Nevada’s Emerging Small Business program will also be available.