Compete4LA is a first-of-its-kind verified, searchable, and mappable directory of up to 40,000 small businesses across L.A. County that can support major events.

Are you a contractor, government agency, or intermediary looking to identify small businesses?

Are you a small business with under $1 million in annual sales and fewer than 20 employees?

Find out about major contracting opportunities for your business!

Take advantage of over $10 billion in public and private contracting opportunities available through RAMP, the City of LA’s new platform for contracting opportunities and networking.

Please contact Andrew Choi of the Chief Procurement Officer’s team at [email protected] for questions.

Built through a partnership between the Los Angeles Business Council Institute and the University of Southern California Sol Price School of Public Policy’s Center for Economic Development, Compete4LA aims to help level the playing field for local businesses that can support the region’s major sports, entertainment, and cultural events. This small business database was created to identify and target high-need, high-opportunity and priority neighborhoods.

Hear from City Leaders About Why They Support Compete4LA

Shannon Hoppes
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Shannon Hoppes
Chief Procurement Officer, City of Los Angeles
Councilmember Krekorian
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Councilmember Paul Krekorian
Los Angeles City Councilmember, District 2
Bob Graziano
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Bob Graziano
Vice Chairman, JPMorgan Chase
Councilmember Price
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Councilmember Curren Price
Los Angeles City Councilmember, District 9
Watch a recording of the Compete4LA virtual launch event here.

Attention Small Businesses

There are millions of dollars in contracting opportunities available on the City of LA’s bidding platform – RAMP. Create a free account to search for relevant opportunities.

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