By George Griffin, SBTDC/PTAC Counselor at NC A&T State University
BBFOSTER CONSULTING was started in August 2014 by Bellandra Foster, Ph.D, P.E. Dr. Foster has accumulated over 30 years of experience in the areas of civil, construction and transportation engineering. Specialties include, Civil Engineering consulting in the areas of program management, contract administration, infrastructure inspection, utility coordination, owner/client representative, compliance assistance, and coaching. They provide services to a wide range of clients, in both the public and private sectors.
Dr. Foster was very aggressive in attending outreach events, government contracting seminars and networking. She attended Marketplace 2015 and an advanced seminar on Federal Proposal Writing sponsored by the SBTDC. I supported Dr. Foster through the SBA’s 8(a) Business Development Program certification process, and she recently received her 8(a) certification. BBFOSTER is also certified as a Woman-Owned Small Business, North Carolina Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) vendor, and North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE). BBFoster Consulting is also pre-qualified by the NCDOT in the areas of roadway construction engineering and inspection, feasibility studies, public involvement, intelligent transportation systems inspection and utility coordination.
BBFOSTER CONSULTING is entering their third year with a marketing plan that includes growth in the local, state and federal contracting sectors along with the commercial market. They are positioning themselves for an exciting future and have won local and state contracts. For additional information, visit www.bbfosterconsulting.com.