Financial support available for businesses through Surge XBE Exchange
Are you looking to develop your clientele and increase your contracts with major local buyers?
CenterState CEO is looking for a minority, female, veteran, and/or disabled-owned company, also known as XBE, in telecommunications, software development, cybersecurity , digital customer service, advanced manufacturing, digital communications, electrical contracting, business operations, and other technology industries looking to grow their customer base.
If this sounds like your business, the Surge XBE Exchange offers the ability to access services and financial support to prepare you for procurement opportunities with large corporations or anchor institutions in the Syracuse area. .
Five participants will be selected to receive short-term technical assistance grants of up to $3,000. This program will put your products or services in front of some of the biggest buyers in the area.
Who should enroll in this program?
- XBE Business Owners in the following categories: Telecommunications, Software Development, Digital Customer Service, Advanced Manufacturing, Digital Communications, Electrical Contracting, or Business Operations.
- No need to be a certified DBE.
- Companies with 50 employees or less.
- Annual income of at least $125,000
Application deadline: Wednesday, June 15, 2022
The program is part of the CenterState CEO’s work with the City of Syracuse, Onondaga County, and private and public partners on programs supporting workforce development and business growth in the tech economy. emerging via Syracuse Surge.
The Surge XBE Exchange is funded in part by the JPMorgan Chase Foundation.