All businesses seeking HUB certification should visit the NC Department of Administration's Historically Underutilized Businesses (HUB) Program website. The city accepts this certification for participation on formal projects. To begin the online certification process for a business, start by registering your firm with NC Vendor Link.
To qualify as an M/WBE business, 51% or more of the company must be owned and controlled by a member of a minority group. For purposes of this definition, minority groups are Black Americans, Hispanic Americans, Pacific Rim Asian Americans, American Indians, and Women.
For assistance with completing the certification process, M/WBE Division staff members are available. Please contact:
Tiesha Hinton, M/WBE Coordinator
Tabetha Bailey, Special Projects Coordinator