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July 22, 2018
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Shook Construction
Building Crafts 
Walsh Construction
Kokosing Industrial
Columbus Regional Airport Authority

The Columbus Regional Airport Authority values diversity and inclusion and the impact small and minority-owned firms have on the Central Ohio economy. The Columbus Regional Airport Authority invites you to access the following link:  https://columbusairports.com/doing-business-with-us/solicitation-opportunities to sign-up for RSS feeds to automatically receive notifications of new bid opportunities and results.

Email:  BusinessDiversity@ColumbusAirports.com for questions about the Diversity Programs at Columbus Regional Airport Authority.
Akron Metropolitan Housing Authority
Columbus City Schools
  • Columbus City Schools issues solicitations on a regular basis for goods & services related to food, construction, technology, curriculum, & transportation. Interested vendors should periodically check our website at http://www.columbus.k12.oh.us/rfp
City of Columbus

The Department of Development is looking for diverse vendors and contractors who are licensed with the City of Columbus working in the following areas:

Graffiti Removal. Contact Eric Voorhees (614-645-7934 or eavoorhees@columbus.gov).

Grass Cutting and Solid Waste Removal. Contact Mike Schwab (614- 645-7122 or mfschwab@columbus.gov).

Demolition and Asbestos Abatement. Contact Mike Farrenkopf (614- 679-5873 or mlfarrenkopf@columbus.gov) or Seth Brehm (614-645-5659 or swhbrehm@columbus.gov).

Mowing, Property Maintenance, and Miscellaneous Services. Contact Audrea Hickman (614-645-8907 or aehickman@columbus.gov).

Construction trades including: General Construction, Home Improvement, Electrical, HVAC, Plumbing, and Lead Abatement. Contact Tim Tilton (614- 724-3009 or twtilton@columbus.gov).

Lead Safe Columbus has funding to train contractors for the Lead Abatement and Renovation, Repair and Painting (RRP) Program. Contact Erica Hudson (614- 645-6739 or ejhudson@columbus.gov)

To register for notifications on upcoming bid opportunities, please visit http://vendors.columbus.gov/sites/public.

OhioMBE Procurement Fair

The July 2018 OhioMBE Procurement Fair was hosted by the City of Columbus Office of Diversity & Inclusion.

Businesses travelled across Ohio to meet with: ODOT, Columbus City Schools, CMHA, City of Columbus Dept. of Development; City of Columbus Dept. of Public Utilities, Columbus Libraries, Wesbanco Bank and Franklin County Board of Commissioners

The next OhioMBE Procurement Fair is August 16 at the Columbus WBC.

Register at www.OhioMBE.eventbee.com

Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 8:30am
ODOT Professional Matchmaker

Thursday, August 16, 2018 at 1:00pm
OhioMBE Procurement Fair
October 25, 2018
The Columbus Zoo & Aquarium Africa Event Center

Sponsored by The Columbus Zoo & Aquarium, Waste Management, Wesbanco Bank,
City of Columbus Office of Diversity & Inclusion, Columbus Regional Airport Authority and
The Ohio Business Development Center


The deadline for purchasing a corporate table at the 2018 OhioMBE Awards has been extended to July 31.

The OhioMBE Awards Luncheon recognizes top Ohio minority and woman-owned businesses and their advocates. The Frank W. Watson Scholarship are also presented.

More information is online at www.OhioMBEAwards.com

OhioMBE Awards sponsorships 2018

Want to get your product/service or organization in front of 300 business owners, elected officials, resource service providers, bankers and construction estimators? Consider donating items for the silent auction and swag bags.

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