Nov. 30: W.D.M. Chamber Business Roundtable?
Host: West Des Moines Chamber of Commerce
About: Join the W.D.M. Chamber as it hears from Jodi Essex, government contracting specialist with ISU’s Center for Industrial Research and Service (CIRAS). Essex will give a brief overview of the various opportunities that are available to businesses through government contracting. She’ll discuss the various agencies that could be potential customers, the most common ways to find opportunities with those agencies, how these agencies typically buy goods/services, how selling to the government differs from selling to consumers or other businesses, and key characteristics of successful government contractors.
When: 7:30-9 a.m.
Where: West Des Moines Chamber