HUB Vendor Resources
UTSA is constantly looking to work with businesses certified as HUBs. The HUB program is here to provide information about certification and the university procurement process to assist you in marketing your company to departments. To provide additional assistance, we gathered information on local contracting partners, procurement, small business and networking organizations that provide assistance in business development.
The following links are to cooperatives programs are set up to allow state agencies to purchase products and services in an efficient, cost-effective and competitive procurement method.
Electronic State Business Daily (ESBD): Search tool for state and local government bids on commodities over $25,000 and services over $100,000. State agencies and CO-OP members post bids and award notices, using the back-end administration tool.
Small Business Resources
The following organizations and agencies can provide valuable assistance for all sizes seeking guidance from A to Z in developing various aspects of their businesses.
Networking Organizations & Agencies
The following organizations and agencies either host or sponsor a variety of networking events geared toward providing the maximum exposure for business owners to market their products and services to prospective buyers from local, state and governmental agencies.
- Business Opportunity for Texans (BOTS)
- Alamo City Black Chamber of Commerce
- West San Antonio Chamber of Commerce
- Greater San Antonio Chamber of Commerce
- Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
- Women’s Chamber of Commerce
- Hispanic Contractor's Association
- North Chamber of Commerce
- Southside Chamber of Commerce
- Liftfund Women's Business Center
Local Contracting Partners
The following are links to local contracting agencies where you can learn how to do business with these respective organizations, what they purchase, who to contact and their certification requirements.