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Angela Storey
Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, Ala.

NASA’s Marshall Center to Host More Than 300 Companies at NASA Woman-owned Small Business Industry Day on March 29
What: On March 29, NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala., will host a NASA Woman-Owned Small Business Industry Day at the Huntsville Museum of Art. More than 300 small businesses will take part in the event. Members of the news media are invited to attend.

A full day of activities is planned for event participants, including an overview of legislation pertaining to woman-owned small businesses, and a look at the NASA vendor database that allows companies to register online to do business with NASA. Businesses also will have the opportunity to sign up for one-on-one business matchmaking sessions to present their capabilities to Marshall prime contractors and NASA small business specialists. A "marketplace" will be open throughout the day for participants to meet with Marshall technical and procurement personnel, small business technical coordinators and prime contractors.

Who: Speakers at the industry day event will include Glenn A. Delgado, associate administrator of NASA's Office of Small Business Programs in Washington; Robin Henderson, Marshall Center associate director; and representing Marshall's Office of Procurement, Teresa Foley-Batts, policy manager, and David Brock, small business specialist.

When: NASA Woman-Owned Small Business Industry Day – 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. CDT, March 29

Where: Huntsville Museum of Art
300 Church St., Huntsville, AL 35801

To attend: News media interested in covering the events should contact Angela Storey in Marshall's Public & Employee Communications Office at 256-544-0632 no later than 4 p.m. March 28.

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