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Ottsie, LLC Awarded Second Certification

USWCC | National Women’s Business Enterprise (NWBE)

This prestigious, trusted, high quality USWCC women-owned business certification is provided for firms seeking supplier opportunities with large corporations, B2B, and supply chain. Women-owned firms and individuals also utilize this certification when selecting partnership relationships and when seeking to purchase from a women-owned business.

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Ottsie, LLC Awarded Federal WOSB Certification

OTTAWA, IL:  Local business Ottsie, LLC, owned and operated by Sally Rutledge-Ott, ACE, NFPC, has been awarded Federal Woman-Owned Small Business Certification (WOSB) by the United States Women’s Chamber of Commerce, a third-party certifier for the United States Small Business Administration.

“Women-owned businesses are one of the fastest growing sectors of the economy”, stated Rutledge-Ott.        “As we continue to look to small businesses to grow, create jobs and lead America into the future, women-owned businesses will play a key role.  That’s why the US Women’s Chamber of Commerce and the Federal government are providing us with all the tools necessary to compete for and win federal contracts.”

The WOSB Federal Contract Program will provide greater access to federal contracting opportunities for the certified businesses.  The Program allows contracting officers to set aside specific contracts for certified WOSBs and will help federal agencies achieve the existing statutory goal of 6.9 percent of federal contracting dollars being awarded to WOSBs.

Ottsie, LLC is a supplier in a dual-entity business enterprise.  Meeting needs for nonprofit organizations including US Copyrights on legal policies and procedures and fulfillment of governmental contracts for industries including construction, municipalities, gaming, hospitality, hospitals, colleges, universities, school and park districts and museums.



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2014 Midwest Certified Not-For-Profit Academy is Filling Up!

This is not the time to procrastinate!  As a not-for-profit leader, board member, team member or CEO, this is THE only certified not-for-profit academy in the entire Midwest.  Seating is limited and they are going quickly.  Teachers are credentialed and ready!  Topics include:  Grant Writing Essentials, Special Events & Fundraising, Accounting/Finance, Leadership Development, Human Resources, Board Development and Legal Policies & Procedures.  Contact Sally at to get more information and reserve your seat for October 15 & 16 in Morris, Illinois.

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