Get Certified Workshop Resources 

Getting Setup

  • Decide on Company Name | Secure Domain Name  >
  • Build website, use emails with domain name
  • File DBA: Assumed Name (County)  $8.50 / 10 years  > Download forms
  • Get Business Address (UPS Store)
  • Dun & Bradstreet Number (DUNS) > Request for DUNS 
  • LLC Application > File for LLC (State) $300 (Veterans: fee waived)

Recommended Small Business Attorney / CPA  >  Donna Rodriguez


City of Houston TX Certification for 
Women, Designated Minorities, Service Disabled Veterans
> Download Certification Application Forms

Need help with preparing your certification?
> Small Business Development Center (SBDC)
> Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC)


> Port of Houston  (Inquire about Port University)  March 22, 2018
Pedro Gonzalez, P.E. |
Mentoring Program Manager



> Texas HUB 

Federal Programs

> SAM Registration (8a Application Online)
> SBA 8a Business Development Program

> Federal HUB Zone Program