Office of Business Opportunity

City Departments with OBO Offices

Houston Airport System OBO
HAS OBO Website

The Houston Airport System (HAS) Office of Business Opportunity promotes the utilization of Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBEs) in U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) financially-assisted contracts; the inclusion of Minority and Women, Small (SBE) and Persons with Disabilities Business Enterprises (MW/S/PDBEs) in City of Houston funded contracts; improved access to Houston Airports contract and procurement opportunities for MW/PDBE, non-MW/PDBE and SBE companies; and compliance with local and federal mandates.

Houston Public Works OBO
HPW OBO Website

Aurora SuarezAurora Suarez is the Division Manager for the Houston Public Works - Office of Business Opportunity. She is responsible for the Minority, Women and Small Business Enterprise (MWSBE) Program which advocates for fair and equitable opportunities for MWSBEs interested in doing business with the Houston Public Works Department. She also serves as an MWDBE/SBE advocate in HPW. Her team is committed to creating and fostering long-term relationships that are essential to the success of the program. 

611 Walker 
Houston, Texas 77002