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Alphabet Soup: Decoding Small Business Certification Acronyms

Alphabet Soup: Decoding Small Business Certification Acronyms

Whether it’s DBE, MBE, WBE, or SBE… applying for certifications with the State of North Carolina or the City of Charlotte can be confusing. We will quickly run down the different certification programs for small and underutilized businesses. These programs are designed to increase participation on federal, state, and locally funded projects by underutilized businesses.