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McNeese LSBDC Hosts Government Contracting Workshop

July 22, 2019 | McNeese Public Relations

McNeese State University will hold a workshop titled “Government Contracting 101” from 2-4 p.m. on Tuesday, July 23, at the SEED Center.

The workshop is sponsored by the Louisiana Small Business Development Center at McNeese and co-sponsored by SASOL and the Southwest Louisiana Economic Development Alliance.

The workshop will feature information on how to grow a business through government contracting. Attendees will receive information on various government contracting programs, federal government procurement methods and buying procedures. Additionally, the workshop will provide step-by-step guidance in setting up a search agent to identify contracting opportunities. Speakers include Jo Ann Lawrence, Small Business Administration deputy district director and Marjorae Ball, economic development specialist.

There is no fee for attendance. For more information, contact the LSBDC at McNeese at 337-475-5529 or by email Register at

Persons needing accommodations as provided by the Americans with Disabilities Act should contact the ADA Coordinator at 337-475-5428, voice; 337-475-5960, fax;
337-562-4227, TDD/TTY, hearing impaired; or by email at