Is HUBZone Red Tape Worth It?

Program for businesses in distressed areas plagued by red tape

Completing HUBZone paperwork can be a daunting task for many businesses.  However it may pay off in the long run as illustrated by this company in Delaware.

Source: delawareonline, Article written by Jeff Mordock, published July 17, 2015

After losing out on a potentially lucrative federal contract, Frank and Donna Masley took steps to ensure it would never happen again.

The owners of Wilmington-based glove manufacturer Masley Enterprises Inc. qualified to become part of the federal HUBZone program, which assists small businesses in urban and rural communities to get preferential access to government contracts.  MORE…

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Completing this certification was very beneficial for several businesses and now more need to be encouraged in Delaware to apply.  Find your nearest PTAC for no cost assistance with the HUBZone application process at


 For help with Government Contracting: contact your nearest Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC). Funded through Cooperative Agreements between the U.S. Department of Defense and state and local governments/institutions, PTACs provide free and low-cost assistance in virtually all areas of government contracting.