Small Business Office

Our Mission:  The Small Business Office is the engine that drives small business inclusion opportunities by facilitating the building of relationships between our buyers and potential small business suppliers.

What Classifies a Small Business?

  • Manufacturers: 500 employees or less*
  • Business & Professional Services: $6.5 million sales**
  • General & Heavy Construction: $31 million sales**
  • Retail Trade: $6.5 million sales**
  • Agriculture: $750,000 sales**
  • Special Trade: $13 million sales

*Based on average over previous 12 months

**Based on average over previous 3 fiscal year

Source: Small Business Administration 
The Small Business Office will pre-screen suppliers to assist the responsible buyers.
All suppliers must meet the Volvo Supplier Requirements.