Sylver Rain Consulting receives SBA 8(a) certification

Sylver Rain Consulting an EDWOSB/WOSB IT solutions provider announced today that it has been certified as a Participant in the U.S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA) 8(a) Business Development Program. The 8(a) Business Development Program is a business assistance program for small disadvantaged businesses. This nine year program provides Sylver Rain with greater access to the resources necessary to ensure the growth and development of the company.

“The 8a program will provide Sylver Rain an excellent opportunity to gain a foothold in federal government contracting, we are now able to pursue federal government contracts through opportunities set aside for 8(a) companies. We are excited to capitalize on this certification as we feel it will have a dramatic impact on our organization.”¬†said LaToya S. White, President and CEO.

Approval to enter the 8(a) business development program is granted only after completing a rigorous review process to ensure applicants meet the standards for entering this sought-after program. The SBA also provides training and support as part of this business develop program to help companies establish a solid foundation in government contracting.