Operating since September of 2016, the WA-MBDA-Business Center is one of 40 in a nationwide network of centers providing technical assistance and strategic business consulting to established minority-owned businesses in the Puget Sound region.

WSDOT and Sound Transit have selected the WA-MBDA Business Center as the Capacity Building Mentorship Program’s Administrator (2022-2023).


WSDOT’s Office of Equal Opportunity, along with Sound Transit, is responsible for the program and the immediate objective is to strengthen the long-term stability of certified firms by focusing resources on those critical business skills that contractors need to compete successfully.

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