Webinar: Women Owned Small Business (WOSB) Contracting Certification
Presenter: Tanisha L. Baptiste, Economic Development Specialist, U.S. Small Business Administration
The Women Owned Small Business (WOSB) program is designed to help more women owned small businesses to win federal contracts by providing a level playing field for WOSBs to compete. We will provide an overview of the WOSB and EDWOSB Federal Contracting Program as well as eligibility requirements. All small businesses that are interested in submitting an offer on a solicitation that has been set aside for WOSBs under the WOSB Program must complete this certification prior to submitting the offer.
Tanisha L. Baptiste, Economic Development Specialist, U.S. Small Business Administration
Tanisha Baptiste is an Economic Development Specialist with the U.S. Small Business Administration, Connecticut District Office. In addition to Economic Development, Tanisha acts as a Business Opportunity Specialist, assisting firms with Government Contracting interests. Tanisha is also a Veteran of the United States Army; she served Active Duty from 1994 to 2004 and as such assists the local SBA Veterans Business Development Officer with the Veteran community. Tanisha holds her Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Connecticut. Tanisha currently resides in Waterbury, CT with her two children.