Please note, this is a Hybrid session, meaning you can join us in-person or virtually using the button above.

Learn how to grow your business through MBE, WBE, and DBE Certifications. Business. Doing business with government entities can be a great way to grow your business. But there’s a process, and it starts with knowing if certifications are right for you and how to navigate the process. You will learn as a business owner how to do business with local state and federal government entities and how to use certifications as a marketing tool. 

PART II: Certification Specialist Tanya T. Morris will host office hours to review certification applications with businesses, Thursday, July 29, 2021, 3 – 4 PM. 

Hosted by Tanya T. Morris Mom Your Business/Founder in Residence


Robert Muhammad, CEO, FARD Enterprises

Robert is the founder of FARD Enterprises. A full service logistics, deliver, moving, hauling, equipment installation, furniture installation and sanitizing company. Robert is a Philadelphia native, graduate of Germantown High School. FARD Enterprises is DBE/SBE/MBE Certified and is a contractor for the City of Philadelphia. 

Shakina Rush, Kingdom Builders Industrial Companies.

Shakina is the Founder and President Kingdom Builders Industrial & Maintenance, LLC, Kingdom Flaggers and Kingdom Living Real Estate. Shakina became an entrepreneur not by choice but circumstances and purpose. 

In 2020 she founded SHEISU, INC. a non-profit organization whose mission is to provide supportive services such as mental health, education and employment resources that build self-esteem, improve relationships and lead to a more productive life for those impacted by domestic violence, sexual assault and sexual violence. Each of her businesses are DBE/WBE/MBE Certified in PA, NJ and NY.

July 15, 2021
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