Construction Contractors' College: Preparing Small Construction Contractors to Bid, Win & Thrive

The City of Houston has over $2 Billion in Bond money for the construction of  HISD schools, HCC buildings, libraries, fire stations, and parks. Metro and Port of Houston have major projects underway and on the drawing board. Small construction contractors have an unprecedented opportunity to get a piece of this action.

Capital One Bank and The Kingdom Builders' Center along with their partners have created this college to teach you how to make a winning bid. Enrollment is limited to 20 businesses to offer individual instructions and counseling.

Who should apply? 

  • If you are a small construction business owner,
  • In business at least one year and 
  • Have filed a tax return in your business' name.

Why should you apply?

The CCC is designed to prepare you to bid on contracts in the public and private sectors.  At the end of this program you will achieve the following five objectives:

  1. Develop sound business practices;
  2. Improve the creditworthiness of you and your business
  3. ;Position your business for bidding opportunities;  
  4. Strengthen probability of securing financing; and  
  5. Get face time with general contractors.      

You will have opportunities to meet general contractors throughout this course. You will have direct access to METRO's express certification process. You will receive mentoring, coaching and mentoring from experienced professionals belonging to our partner organizations.

Our Partners:

ACCION;  Balfour Beatty;  Capital One Bank;  Carla Lane Staffing;  City of Houston;  D Samuels and Associates, LLC;  edOppSolutions;  EQQuickbooks;  EvoSource;  George E. Johnson Development, Inc.;  Hairston & Associates;  Horacha Jones Consulting;  Houston Business Development, Inc.;  Houston City Council Member District K;  Houston ISD;  KBR;  Marsh & McLennan Agency, LLC;  METRO;  Money Management International;  PeopleFund;  S. Charles Public Relations;  SCORE;  Scott Media Group;  The Port of Houston;  The Principle Partnering Group, LLC;  UT Systems; Venturi Outcomes

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  Friday, April 18, 2014; 5PM
Classes Begin:  Tuesday, May 20, 2014; 4:30PM
Cost:  FREE
Where:  The Kingdom Builders' Center6011 W OremHouston, TX 77085  

Apply Now!

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