Airport DBE Outreach Information
Qualifications Required for Participation in Carter/Majestic’s HJAIA Hotel,Travel Plaza and Mixed-Use Development DBE Outreach Sessions
To qualify for participation in Carter/Majestic’s Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport Hotel, Travel Plaza, and Mixed-Use Development DBE Outreach Session on September 24th, Georgia World Congress Center, Building A Room 412, please confirm that your firm qualifies by meeting the qualifications in sections 1, 2, and 3:
1.)Is your firm at least 51 percent owned by one or more individuals who are both socially and economically disadvantaged or, in the case of a corporation, in which 51 percent of the stock is owned by one or more such individuals?
A Socially and Economically Disadvantaged US citizen (or lawfully admitted permanent resident) meets the qualifications set forth in one or more of the categories below:
- “Black Americans,” which includes persons having origins, in any of the Black racial groups of Africa;
- “Hispanic Americans,” which includes persons of Mexican, Puerto Rican, Cuban, Dominican, Central or South American, or other Spanish or Portuguese culture or origin, regardless of race;
- “Native Americans,” which includes persons who are American Indians, Eskimos, Aleuts, or Native Hawaiians;
- “Asian-Pacific Americans,” which includes persons whose originsare from Japan, China, Taiwan, Korea, Burma (Myanmar), Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia (Kampuchea), Thailand, Malaysia,Indonesia, the Philippines, Brunei, Samoa, Guam, the U.S. Trust Territories of the Pacific Islands (Republic of Palau), the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands, Macao, Fiji, Tonga, Kiribati, Juvalu, Nauru, Federated States of Micronesia, or Hong Kong;
- “Subcontinent Asian Americans,” which includes persons whose origins are from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, the Maldives Islands, Nepal or Sri Lanka;
- Any additional groups whose members are designated as socially and economically disadvantaged by the SBA, at such time as the SBA designation becomes effective.
2.)Are the management and daily business operations of your firm controlled by one or more of the socially and economically disadvantaged individuals who own the business? 3.)Is the firm GDOT DBE certified or does the firm meet all of the criterion set forth by the Georgia Department of Transportation’s DBE program, which includes small business revenue and net worth limitations? Click here for additional information on GDOT’s DBE requirements: http://www.dot.ga.gov/PS/Business/DBE#tab-7.
If your responses to questions 1, 2, and 3 are all “yes” OR if you are currently registered with the City of Atlanta, Department of Transportation and Georgia Minority Supplier Diversity Council, please click below to register for one of our September 24th information sessions. When applying please choose either the 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. session or the 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. session and provide attendee name(s), company name and contact info.
* If you are having trouble getting this email link to work, please send an email to: [email protected] and include:
- Preferred session (choose 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. OR 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.)
- Attendee name(s)
- Company name
- Contact information