Accountability. Efficiency. Service.
The Business Enterprise Program (BEP) & Veteran Business Program (VBP) workshops are designed to provide information on the State of Illinois Central Management Services’ (CMS) BEP and VBP certification process. The State of Illinois provides the following certification: • Female Owned Business Enterprise (FBE) • Minority Owned Business Enterprise (MBE) • Person with Disability Owned Business Enterprise (PBE). The VBP provides certification to Veteran and Service Disabled Veteran Owned Businesses. CMS/BEP also has a streamlined recognition process with other MBE & WBE certifying entitities. Bring your laptop and air card (if you have them) to start the registration process!