Event Details

Meet the Buyers - Celebrating Veteran Owned Businesses


“Meet the Buyers” Tour is coming to Carlsbad bringing buyers and small business advocates from agencies, large corporations and prime contractors together to help small businesses work with their organizations successfully. Participants will learn what is expected of vendors; what certifications are and how they work, where to find the buyers and opportunities and how to make an impact marketing their goods and services. These events help small businesses get contracts!

There are different buyers and experts at each “Meet the Buyers”.

Participating organizations include: AECOM, AT&T, Balfour Beatty, Bingham Construction, Butier Engineering, Inc., C.W. Driver, CalFire, California Department of Rehabilitation (DOR), California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), California High-Speed Rail Authority With Dragados-Flatiron-Schimmick, California Prison Industry Authority’s (CALPIA)  Joint Venture Program (JVP), California State Parks and Recreation, Caltrans, CalRecycle, CalVet, City of Carlsbad, City of Chula Vista, City of Encinitas, City of Oceanside, City of San Diego, City of San Diego’s Citizens’ Equal Opportunity Commission (CEOC), City of San Marcos, Clark Construction, Construction Management Company, County of San Diego. Participants are subject to change. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet the buyers, advocates and small business experts.


 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM (PST)
Location:  The Westin Carlsbad Resort & Spa 5480 Grand Pacific Dr , Carlsbad CA 92008

We are sorry but registration for this event is now closed.

Please contact us if you would like to know if spaces are still available.