Office of Business Opportunity

The Office of Business Opportunity is committed to cultivating a competitive and diverse economic environment in the City of Houston by promoting the success of small businesses and developing Houston’s workforce, with special emphasis on historically underutilized businesses and disenfranchised individuals.

العَرَبِيَّة   |   Français   |   Español   |   中文   |   Tiếng Việt

What's New

Certifications and Designations

Get Certified   Hire Houston First   

Business Development

Business Development Programs   Interagency Mentor-Protege Program   Liftoff Houston   Current Contracting Opportunities   OBO Solutions Center   Doing Business with the City  Build Up Houston

Contract Compliance and Reporting

Contract Compliance   B2GNow Contract Search   Contract Compliance Documents   Good Faith Efforts

Reports, Directories, and Search Tools

Certified Firm Directory   B2G Now Login Page   Hire Houston First Directory   OBO Reports

About the Director

Carlecia Wright As Chief Diversity Officer and Director for the Office of Business Opportunity for the City of Houston, Carlecia D. Wright leads a City Department that ensures economic opportunity and workforce inclusion. In this mayoral-appointed role since April 2011, Carlecia has led the rebranding and transformation of a division of the Mayor’s Office and oversaw the creation of a newly formed City Department committed to diversity, equity and innovation by providing economic opportunity and inclusion throughout the City. More ...

About OBO - In Other Languages

OBO English   OBO Arabic   OBO Chinese   OBO Spanish   OBO Urdu   OBO Vietnamese