481112 — Scheduled Air Freight Transportation

484110 — Trucking, General Freight and Local, Transportation

485410 — School and Employee Bus Transportation

485991 — Special Needs Transportation

485999 — All Other Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation

488510 — Freight Transportation Arrangement

492110 — Couriers and Express Delivery Services

492210 — Local Messengers and Local Delivery


Woman-Owned Small Business

A woman-owned small business is unconditionally and directly majority owned by a woman. She must hold the highest officer position at the company and be active in daily management and the long-term strategic direction of the business.

SBA (8a) Certification | Small Business Administration

A small business which is capitalized, owned, controlled and managed by one or more socially and economically disadvantaged individuals.

HUBZone Certified | Historically Underutilized Business Zone

The HUBZone program helps small businesses in urban and rural communities gain preferential access to federal procurement opportunities. These preferences go to small businesses that obtain HUBZone certification in part by employing staff who live in a HUBZone. The company also maintains a "principal" office in one of these specially designated areas.

MBE | Minority Business Enterprise

A minority-owned business is a for-profit enterprise, regardless of size, physically located in the United States or its trust territories, which is owned, operated and controlled by minority group members. "Minority group members" are United States citizens who are Asian, Black, Hispanic and Native American.

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses is an investment to help entrepreneurs create jobs and economic opportunity by providing greater access to education, capital and business support services. To date, the program has served over 6,100 small business owners across all 50 states, and has resulted in immediate and sustained business growth for the alumni of the program.

DBE | Disadvantaged Business Enterprise

Owned, capitalized, operated and controlled by a member of a minority group. DBE requirements are under the direct jurisdiction of the United States Department of Transportation (US DOT), which is why the process is uniform in every single state. The US DOT is responsible for setting DBE utilization goals and implementation of the program.

EDGE | Economic Dividends for Gender Equality

A business which acknowledges the firm’s global commitments and actions in achieving and sustaining gender diversity and equality in the workplace.

EDWOSB | Economically Disadvantaged Women-Owned Small Business

A small business concern that is at least 51 percent directly and unconditionally owned and controlled by one or more women who are citizens (born or naturalized) of the United States and who are economically disadvantaged.