SWaM Business Office

​Welcome to the SWaM Business Office!

The SWaM Business Office is dedicated to the growth and development of small, women, and minority-owned businesses, including service-disabled/veteran-owned businesses by providing resources and trainings to assist your business in obtaining contracts with the City of Virginia Beach. 

The City of Virginia Beach City Council recently adopted new ordinances and resolutions as a result of the 2018 Disparity Study that will assist SWaM businesses in contracting with the City.  Please click on the Business Development Initiative link to view the ordinances and resolutions in full detail.

Virtual SWaM Business Informational and Training Sessions:

​12-Week Series: Early Stage Business Strategy & Finance Workshops - Hosted by TCC Norfolk Campus
​September 20, 2021 - December 6, 2021
​11:00am - 1:00pm
​Save the Date: Virtual Minority Business Council Conference & Expo
​November 4, 2021
​9:00am - 5:00pm
U.S. Small Business Administration Richmond District Office:
 Small Business Events

​Data Axel Reference Solutions Part 1
​8.14 minutes