NH Small Business Matchmaker

Friday, December 6, 2019 - 8:30am to 4:00pm


Registration now for the Matchmaker! 

Registration link is at the bottom of this webpage. 


If you are a small business interested in contracting with the government, you are in the right place!  

  • Meet one-on-one with over 30 expected federal & state government and prime contractor exhibitors 
  • Learn from experts at the breakout sessions

  • Network with other small businesses

  • Connect with NH small business resources


If you are a federal agency or prime contractor representative and want information on exhibiting, please contact one of the following: 


About the Matchmaker

The NH Small Business Matchmaker brings small businesses together with prime contractors and federal agencies. Its design allows small businesses to meet with targeted prime contractors and government agencies that are looking for small businesses with appropriate services or products to fulfill their government contracts. See the growing list of exhibitors below.

Small business resources are available during the day; several breakout sessions on aspects of government contracting are offered and will be listed here soon.

Registration includes breakfast, lunch and coffee – and networking opportunities abound.


Registration link below.
Early bird (October 15 - 31) - $60; veterans $30
Regular (November 1-December 5) - $75; veterans $35
Day-of/Walk-in (December 6) - $85; veterans $50

If you have yet to participate in a Matchmaker: 

Attend this workshop on Making the Most of the NH Small Business Matchmaker and Preparing Your Capabilities Statement on November 19, 2019, Nashua Community College, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm. Register here

Or attend this webinar on Preparing Your Small Business for a Successful Matchmaker Event on November 21, 9:00 - 10:00 a.m. 

Hosted by the U.S. Small Business Administration and presented by Dave Pease, NH Procurement Technical Assistance Center to help equip you with what you need to know to have a successful day! Get firsthand knowledge about what to expect at government contracting Matchmaker Events and learn some best practices on how to prepare and what to bring with you to make the most out of the day.   

Join Skype Meeting      Trouble Joining? Try Skype Web App   Conference ID: 133329735

Join by phone: Toll number:         +1 (202) 765-1264,,133329735# (Dial-in Number)         English (United States)  

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And after the Matchmaker...

 

Matchmaker Follow-up Workshop (link TBD)

December 12, 2019, Webinar (Live) 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Small businesses that are well prepared for the Matchmaker usually have a great marketing experience.  Sadly, many do not realize the potential gains because they fail to follow up in an organized and appropriate way.

Learn how to make the most of the Matchmaker event by providing specific ideas to timing and messaging for your follow-up with all categories of prospects.


2019 Exhibitors List 

As of 11/19/2019

pdf to download: list of what types of businesses exhibitors are looking to meet

 

Air Force – Life Cycle Management Center - Hanscom AFB

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District

Charter Contracting Company, LLC

Cianbro Corporation

Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions

Colt's Manufacturing Company

Education Development Center, Inc.

Elbit Systems of America, Kollsman Inc.

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Federal Aviation Administration

Fuss & O'Neill, Inc. & JV Casco Bay Engineers CLD Consulting Engineers

KMK Construction

L3Harris Insight Technology

LTC Partners

Methuen Construction Co. Inc.

MIT Lincoln Laboratory

Naval Facilities Engineering Public Works Dept. Maine

New Hampshire National Guard

NH Department  of Transportation

Portsmouth Naval Shipyard

Raytheon

Sig Sauer

U.S. DOT Small Business Transportation Resource Center, NE Region

Triumph Engine Control Systems

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

 


Supported by     BAE logo

and by     


 

Sponsors        SBA Logo       NH SBDC logo           

 

This conference is a joint effort to assist NH small businesses in pursuing government contracts and winning their fair share of federal and state contracting dollars.



Cosponsorship Authorization #19-0189-83. SBA's participation in this cosponsored activity is not an endorsement of the views, opinions, products, or services of any cosponsor or other person or entity. All SBA programs and services are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable arrangements for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance.