The Office of Minority- and Women-Owned Business Enterprises (OMWBE) is responsible for ensuring that the Office of General Services (OGS) and its hosted agencies comply with the provisions of New York State Executive Law, Article 15A and the rules and regulations set forth in 5NYCRR, Part 140 – 145. These policies are intended to promote and encourage participation by minority and women-owned businesses in state contracting opportunities.
|2018 NY GovBuy Event||May 2, 2018 & May 3, 2018||5/2/18 - 9:30AM - 4:00PM
5/3/18 - 9:30AM - 2:00PM
|Empire State Plaza (ESP), Albany, NY|
|SBA Buffalo District Office, 2018 Small Business Matchmaker||May 9, 2018||7:00AM - 12:30PM||Salvatore's Italian Gardens, 6461 Transit Rd., Depew, NY 14043|
|ESD Regional Opportunities Expo||May 10, 2018||8:00AM||Empire State Plaza (ESP), Albany, NY|
|ESD Regional Opportunities Expo||May 25, 2018||8:00AM||The Graduate Center, CUNY, 365 Fifth Avenue, NY|
|ESD Regional Opportunities Expo||June 1, 2018||8:00AM||The University of Buffalo Educational Opportunity Center, 555 Ellicott Street, Buffalo, NY|
|New York & New Jersey Minority Supplier Development Council's 2018 Business Opportunity Exchange||June 12, 2018 & June 13, 2018||9:00AM - 6:00PM & 6/13/2018 - 8:00AM - 12:00PM||
Time Warner Center, 10th Floor, 65 West 36th Street, Suite 702, NY, NY 10018
|ESD Regional Opportunities Expo||June 15, 2018||8:00AM||
Binghamton University, 4400 Vestal Parkway East, Binghamton, NY
|New York Power Authority, Digital and Energy Efficiency Purchasing||June 21, 2018||12:00PM - 4:00PM||
White Plains Office - Jaguar Room
|ESD Regional Opportunities Expo||June 26, 2018||8:00AM||
Stony Brook University, 100 Nicolls Road, Stony Brook, NY
|ESD Regional Opportunities Expo||June 28, 2018||8:00AM||
SUNY Old Westbury, 223 Store Hill Road, Old Westbury, NY
OGS Compliance and Reporting Forms for Commodity & Service Contracts, Consultant Contracts, and Construction Contracts.
See utilization plans submitted by bidders for OGS contracts including commodities, services, technology, consultants and construction. OGS also posts utilization plans for its hosted agencies, including Division of State Liquor Authority, Alcohol and Beverage Control, Board of Elections, and Division of Veterans' Affairs.
Empire State Development's Division of Minority and Women's Business Development certifies minority and women-owned businesses. Learn more about eligibility, application options – including fast track application, and how to apply on the Empire State Development website.
Search Empire State Development's online directory for certified MWBE firms.
Office of Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprises
New York State Office of General Services
Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY 12242
Tel: (518) 486-9284
Fax: (518) 486-9285