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Upcoming events

    • Wednesday, October 22, 2014
    • 10:30 - 12:00
    • The Caesar Chavez Library 163 E. San Jacinto Perris 92570
    Free Admission

    Marketing to the State

    You've learned how to market to the County, now learn how to market to the State with Wayne Gross as your guide. 



    Wayne Gross
    Department of General Services
    Outreach Liaison Subcommittees


    Event Details

    Date:
    Wednesday, October 22nd

    Time:
    10:30am - 12:00pm


    Location:
    The Caesar Chavez Library
    163 E. San Jacinto
    Perris 92570


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    Speaker Bio


    Wayne Gross has thirty-nine years of customer service skills starting from his early days as a USAF Captain. Wayne currently serves as a Customer Liaison and SB/DVBE Advocate for the State of California Department of General Services, Procurement Division, Certification and Outreach Branch. In this role, he educates the business community and ensures that Small Business (SB) and Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise (DVBE) businesses can access their share of state contracts.   Wayne received two 2012 State Agency Recognition Awards for his advocacy and support of SBs and DVBEs seeking to understand and navigate the State's procurement system. These awards honor state departments and employees for their best practices, creativity and outstanding achievements to advance California's SB programs and DVBE programs. Recently, Wayne was awarded the Spotlight Award in recognition of his total body of public service work, his commitment to the economic health and vitality of Bay Area businesses and communities, exemplary leadership, by the Bay Area Business Roundtable. Furthermore, the North San Diego Small Business Development Center (SBDC) 2014 SBDC Business Builder Award for unwavering commitment and continued contributions to the local business community and for providing an invaluable resource for local businesses was presented to him by Marie Waldron, Assemblymember 75th District and Bruce Maienschein, Assemblymember 77th District.  Wayne holds a Master’s degree in Business Management from Golden Gate University.  

    Email:
    Wayne.Gross@dgs.ca.gov

    • Thursday, November 13, 2014
    • 07:00 - 17:00
    • 101 N. D Street, PERRIS CA 92570
    Register your exhibit for the 4th Annual Small Business Summit in Perris, CA

    EXHIBITORS
    • Inside booth $100

    Booth includes one 6 foot table & 2 chairs, you must provide tablecloth

    • Outside booth $50*

    *Must supply your own table/chairs and tablecloth

    Secure your booth now, limited space!

    Prime Contractors, Federal Procurement Officers, Hiring managers and Exhibitors, email or call Albert R. Renteria to participate. Ask for details and secure you place now!

    Program: Variety of Speakers to include Federal Agencies, Employment Development Department, California Department of General Services, Metro Water District, Department of Transportation, California Public Utilities Commission and Successful Business Owners sharing success stories on how best to achieve your business vision.


    PLANNING COMMITTEE
    Chair
    Albert R. Renteria
    CEO, SWVBRC & The ARRC
    Subcommittees
    Food, Hotel, Sponsorship, Security, Plan B for Bad Weather

    Co-Chairs
    Wayne Gross
    Department of General Services, Outreach Liaison
    Subcommittees
    Registration, Speakers, Transportation,  Buyers  Workshops

    Maureen Moss
    California Highway Patrol, SB/DVBE Advocate-Liaison
    Subcommittees
    Business Matchmaking,  Exhibitors,  Marketing  Venue


    2014 SPONSORS

    The ARRC

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    2013 SPONSORS

    The ARRC      Department General Services       Wells Fargo

    null      Perfection Imaging

    null         Metro Water District  

      null       null 


    2013 SUPPORTERS

    • Thursday, November 13, 2014
    • 09:00 - 16:00
    • 101 N. D Street, PERRIS CA 92570
    4th Annual Summit, Perris, CA November 13th
    Free Admission for Attendees

    Promised to be the Most Productive EVER!


    PLANNING COMMITTEE
    Chair
    Albert R. Renteria
    CEO, SWVBRC & The ARRC
    Subcommittees
    Food, Hotel, Sponsorship, Security, Plan B for Bad Weather

    Co-Chairs
    Wayne Gross
    Department of General Services, Outreach Liaison
    Subcommittes
    Registration, Speakers, Transportation,  Buyers  Workshops

    Maureen Moss
    California Highway Patrol, SB/DVBE Advocate-Liaison
    Subcommittees
    Business Matchmaking,  Exhibitors,  Marketing  Venue


    Small Business/DVBE Summit

    *November 13, 2014: 9:00am - 4:00pm*

    Registration

    *8:00am - 10:00am*

    Master of Ceremony

    Al Landers

    City Councilman

    *9:00am - 10:00am*

    Prayer

    Color Guard - National Anthem

    Opening Remarks

    Mayor, City of Perris

    Workshops and Panel Discussions

    *10:00am - 12:00pm & 1:00pm - 4:00pm*

    Keynote Speaker

    *12:00pm - 1:00pm*

    Matchmaking

    *10:00am - 12:00pm & 1:00p - 3:00pm*



    EXHIBITORS

    Inside booth $100

    Booth includes one 6 foot table & 2 chairs, you must supply your own tablecloth

    Outside booth $50*
    *Must supply your own table/chairs

    secure your booth now, limited space!!

    Prime Contractors, Federal Procurement Officers, Hiring managers and Exhibitors, email or call Albert R. Renteria to participate. Ask for details and secure you place now!

    Program: Variety of Speakers to include Federal agencies, Employment Development Department, California Department of General Services, Metro Water District, Department of Transportation, California Public Utilities Commission and Successful Business Owners sharing success stories on how best to achieve your business vision.


    2014 SPONSORS

    The ARRC

    null  null   null

     

    2013 SPONSORS

    The ARRC        Department General Services                   Wells Fargo

            Metro Water District  


      Perfection Imaging

            


    2013 SUPPORTERS


    • Thursday, November 13, 2014
    • 09:00 - 16:00
    • 101 N. D Street, PERRIS CA 92570
    Matchmaking Appointments
    4th Annual Summit, Perris, CA November 13th
    Match Making Instructions

    Ready to make your appointments?

    Follow these instructions:
    1. Click Register
    2. Enter your E-Mail
    3. Select your Appointment
    4. Fill out your information
    5. Repeat for each appointment time
    Each appointment requires a new registration.

    Your full schedule will be provided closer to the event.


    2014 SPONSORS

    The ARRC

    null  null   null

     
    2013 SPONSORS

    The ARRC

     Department General Services                   Wells Fargo

            Metro Water District  


      Perfection Imaging

            


    2013 SUPPORTERS


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