Former appointed and only New York City Metropolitan Transit Authority MTA SBDP (Small Business Development Program) Tier 1, Tier 2, and Federal. Program surety administrator for 10 years. (the largest nationally recognized and most successful M/W/DBE Veteran bonding mentor program in the nation).
Former bonding consultant to the New York City School Construction Authority (NYC SCA), Graduate Mentor M/W/DBE & SDVOBs Veteran Program for over 10 years.
Facilitated of New York City EDC / Construction bonding & risk management workshops.
Entrusted surety mentor to the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Mentor-Protégé Program.
Centaur is a recognized invited speaker (Purpose: to bond General contractors and subcontractors for M/W/DBE, SDVOBs Veterans organization):
- CCA Civil/Plaza Construction Joint Venture
- STV Construction CM to the MTA SBDP
- Invited guest to present at Suffolk Construction HQ, Boston, MA.
- Lendlease Turner Joint Venture for the Jacob Javits NYC, M/W/DBE & SDVOBs participation
- Lane Construction M/W/DBE 8A & Veteran participation. Gowanus Expressway Civil construction project, Bronx
Superstorm Sandy "Build It Back" Program, emergency surety for owners, Empire State, HUD / HPD. Queens & Brooklyn
Sub Bonds for DBE subcontractors to NYPA Delta Airlines JFK Terminal 4 buildout
Facilitator of Newark and Camden, New Jersey bonding seminars, M/WBE local labor utilization initiative
Presenter / Speaker on surety and risk management, M/WBE for Nassau County, NY Empowerment Summit, sponsored by county Legislator Siela Bynoe
Speaker for the MWC Municipal District, Hartford, Invited speaker at Connecticut State Capital on behalf the Professional Women of Construction (PWC)
Received a mentorship award for service from the University of Hartford M/W/BE Diversity Program.
Centaur at Work: Photo Gallery
New York City Police training facility, M/W/D/BE subcontractors, College Point, Queens
Bonded Sub 10 stories of Block, Brick & Stucco. Mr. Juned Ahmed with Evan Posses.