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How To Win Work By Creating & Utilizing An Effective Capability Statement

Session: Part I

Have you found yourself at an outreach event or initial meeting with a potential prime and your ‘company pitch’ falls flat or doesn’t hit the mark?  After attending one of these meetings are you finding you’re not getting the traction and results you had hoped for? If so – this two part virtual workshop is for you.

SeriesSession 1 of 2
May 12, 2022 (Thu)
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Virtual Training

With nearly thirty years of experience in connecting businesses with opportunities and building effective teams for both public and private sector projects, hear from Paul Pendergast, owner of Pendergast Consulting Group and President of BuildOUT California, on the topic of building an effective Capabilities Statement and the action steps you need to take BEFORE you attend your next outreach event.

Learn a step-by-step process for building, or revising, your company’s value proposition and Qualifications Statements. You’ll walk away with a punch list of action items you need to do before your next meeting with a potential prime or teaming partner.  This virtual 2-part webinar is for Company Owners, CEOs, Business Development professionals, and Marketing Directors.

About the Instructors

Paul Pendergast
Paul Pendergast, CEO (Pendergast Consulting Group)

Paul Pendergast, CEO of Pendergast Consulting Group, is a nationally recognized public affairs expert with over 25 years of practical experience in the field of strategic communications and economic development programs. Pendergast has served as the Project Director of Small and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Programs for several of California’s largest infrastructure projects including the $2.2B Transbay Transit Center, The California High Speed Rail’s Early Train Operator Contract, the $1.5B Doyle Drive Replacement Project and the San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit’s (BART) Small Business Services Program associated with the $3.5B infrastructure program. Pendergast is also the President of BuildOUT California, the world’s first industry association dedicated to the sustainable development of LGBT and Allied businesses in the areas of Architecture, Engineering, Construction, Real Estate Development and related industries. Pendergast has been a featured speaker at the Transportation Research Board in Washington, D.C. on the topic of Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program (DBE) Innovations.

Melinda Lee
Melinda Lee, Founder (Speak In Flow)

Melinda Lee is a Presentation Skills Expert and Founder of Speak In Flow, LLC, a leadership development consultancy guiding executives and corporate teams to higher potential, specifically around public speaking and high-stakes communication.

She holds an M.A. in Organizational Psychology, is an Insights Practitioner, and is Certified in Negotiations as well as Conflict Resolution. For over a decade, Melinda has researched and studied the state of “flow” and uses it as a proven technique to help corporate leaders and business owners amplify their voices, access flow, and present their mission in a more powerful way to achieve next-level results. Known for her expert advice and innovative approach, Melinda brings heart and expertise to any corporate leader and team. She has worked with executives and teams from Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART), Army Corps of Engineers, AECOM, and more. Melinda is an integral part of the BART Small Business Support Services program team and she is a consultant to BuildOUT California where she provides presentation skills coaching to contractors and professional service providers.

Series Sessions

This Session
Session 1: Part I
May 12, 2022 (Thu)
Session 2: Part II
May 19, 2022 (Thu)

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