SPONSORED BY THE ARCHITECT OF THE CAPITOL • THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2010Small Business Industry Day
at the U.S. Capitol Sponsored by the Architect of the Capitol
The Architect of the Capitol (AOC) is hosting an event for small
business owners at the Capitol Visitor Center (CVC) designed
to provide information about doing business with the AOC and
the CVC. The CVC is looking for products that are made in the U.S. and
manufactured with U.S.-made materials such as educational toys, jewelry,
and souvenir apparel whose product themes are focused on the Capitol for
its two Gift Shops. The AOC is looking for goods and services required to
maintain its buildings, such as elevators, escalators, air handling units and electrical systems as well as
products and services needed to maintain the landscaping around the Capitol complex and conserve
and repair historical objects and artwork.
WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND: You will have the opportunity to speak with representatives from the
AOC and the CVC who are responsible for procuring materials for the agency and its divisions.
WHEN: Thursday, February 18, 2010; 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Check-in begins at 8:30 a.m.)
WHERE: U.S. Capitol Visitor Center (The Capitol Visitor Center, the main entrance to the U.S. Capitol, is
located below the East Plaza of the Capitol between Constitution and Independence Avenues. For directions
and other logistical information, go to www.visitthecapitol.gov. There is a restaurant
at the CVC for your convenience.)
COST: Free – Advance registration is required as seating is limited.
To register online, go to www.aoc.gov. For questions, email SBIndustryDay@aoc.gov
or call 202-226-2734.