K & J Safety and Security Consulting Service, Inc. a Pensacola-based leading Women and Veteran Owned Safety and Security Consulting service provider, is proud to announce their recent Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Certification awarded by the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT). After passing the review and rigorous requirements in the DBE certification process, this certification award proves that K & J meets the requirements to do business with large corporations, local, state, and federal government entities as a disadvantaged minority business enterprise.
According to FDOT, this is a unique certification with a commitment to utilize certified DBEs in its transportation program and establishes a goal of almost 10% DBE utilization on all contracts. Additionally, the Department encourages all prime contractors and consultants to use FDOT DBEs.
“It’s a Great Honor to be DBE certified as it is a significant step to broadening our customer base in the State of Florida and the US as a whole” said Karen Tucci, CEO of K & J. “With this certification we are now able to take our Supplier Diversity to the next level, with Federal and Large Enterprise Programs, and provide more quality solutions throughout”.