Contract Diversification Intake

If your business is seeking defense contract diversification opportunities such as, current defense contractors looking to enter the commercial marketplace, looking for additional defense supply chain contracts, and/or other government contracts; and non-defense supply chain contractors looking to enter the defense supply chain.

Services provided by the CalAsian Chamber of Commerce include bid-matching, not-for-credit online training modules, and technical assistance.

To access these services please contact Sheilla Hadayat via email sheilla@southwestregionsbtrc.us or at 916-389-7467.

GO-Biz Business Assistance Program

If your defense supply chain business is seeking technical assistance with site selection, permit assistance, international trade development, innovation support such as product testing and commercialization, and more.

Services provided by GO-Biz California Business Investment Services unit include no-fee, tailored technical assistance for business expansion and relocation, international trade and exporting, financial assistance, navigating local, state, and federal regulations and requirements, and more.

To contact the GO-Biz CalBIS Unit directly, please email or call Diane Banchero, Senior Business Development Specialist of CalBIS, via Diane.Banchero@gobiz.ca.gov or 916-322-0597.

CyberHub Mayors Cyber Cup

Be Part of the Solution – there are currently 36,602 cyber employment positions available to throughout California encompassing the scope of Cybersecurity career pathways. You are invited to join the effort to mitigate our large-scale cybersecurity workforce shortage by supporting the California Mayors Cyber Cup (CMCC).

You can make a difference by attending, showcasing your business, sharing your industry needs during a Round-Robin table session, or investing through sponsorship. We anticipate a highly talented pool of teams to take part, creating valuable networking opportunities for all participants.

Please visit https://ca-cyberhub.org/resources/mayors-cyber-cup/ to obtain regional information and engage in our statewide effort.

Regional Locations include:

  • North-Far North: Butte College & Mendocino College
  • Greater Sacramento: Sacramento City College
  • Bay Area: San Jose City College
  • Central Valley: Fresno City College
  • South Central Coast: Moorpark College
  • Los Angeles: East LA College
  • South Los Angeles: Long Beach City College
  • Orange County: Coastline Community College
  • Inland Empire / Desert: Moreno Valley College & Chaffey College
  • San Diego: Grossmont College