Tag Archives: 8(a)

Incoming Administration Expected to Support Small Businesses With $400B Procurement Effort

Federal Contracting

Contracting opportunities for minority-owned and small businesses are likely to increase under the administration of President-elect Joe Biden given his campaign’s proposed $400 billion procurement effort. The Biden campaign’s website says the $400 billion plan seeks “to support small businesses and tackle inequities in the federal contracting system,” by expanding the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) 8(a) development program. 

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ADG-REI Technology Ventures Secures CIO-SP3, 8(a) IDIQ Contracts to Provide IT Services; Shyam Salona, Sam Ghosh Quoted

Shyam Salona

ADG-REI Technology Ventures, a collaboration between REI Systems and ADG Tech Consulting, has secured the Chief Information Officer-Solutions and Partners 3 (CIO-SP3) Small Business and 8(a) Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contracts, the joint venture reported on Wednesday

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Proposed SBA Rules Would Allow Larger Companies to Compete for Small-business Contracts

The Small Business Administration has introduced a number of proposed rule changes that would allow larger companies to participate for small-business set-asides. The proposed rule changes, which affect companies in the professional, scientific and technical-services sectors, would open the field to more than 9,000 additional companies, according to a report …

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New Complications for SBA Regulations

Last week, President Obama signed an executive order requiring Federal CIO Vivek Kundra and Federal CTO Aneesh Chopra to create a website to track agency progress in meeting goals for small business opportunities.  The order also authorized the creation of a task force to increase the effectiveness of small-business set-asides. …

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