DOTD to host DBE networking event January 18
Published 7:34 am Thursday, January 5, 2023
This business summit will bring together DBEs in the transportation and related industries with prime contractors to provide an opportunity for sub-contractors to meet contractors and establish relationships prior to lettings.
This business event will include remarks from DOTD Secretary Shawn D. Wilson, Small Business Administration Region VI Administrator Ted James, Federal Highway Administration Equal Opportunity Specialist Charles Harkless and Louisiana Associated General Contractors CEO Ken Naquin.
Following remarks, there will be a presentation on the DBE certification process and how to conduct business with DOTD, as well as information on DOTD’s Electric Vehicle program. Secretary Wilson will also give out awards to prime contractors who exceeded their DBE participation goals for 2020 and 2021.
This event will be held Wednesday, January 18 from 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. To register, click here.
1201 Capitol Access Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
For more information about the DBE program or this event, contact DOTD Program Director Paula Roddy at 225-379-1363.
For more information, please visit www.dotd.la.gov, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call DOTD’s Customer Service Center at (225) 379-1232 or 1-877-4LADOTD (1-877-452-3683). Business hours are 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Please let us know how we may better serve you: Customer Service Survey.