Tony Arps is the Project Director for the U.S. DOT Gulf Region Small Business Transportation Resource Center (SBTRC), one of 13 regional field offices of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (US DOT) Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU).
The SBTRC advocates on behalf of small businesses and provide technical assistance, procurement assistance, access to capital and business training programs to small and disadvantaged businesses. The goal is to assist small business with building capacity so that they can become more competitive when pursing transportation related infrastructure projects containing federal transportation dollars. Mr. Arps has 26 years of business experience, both as an entrepreneur and as a professional providing assistance.