​Andrew Chang & Company maintains the following state and local contracting certifications to facilitate the public procurement process:

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California Multiple

Award Schedule 

Andrew Chang & Company is an approved California Multiple Award Schedule (CMAS) vendor for both IT and non-IT services. California state and local agencies may use an expedited "best-value" RFO process for IT consulting services up to $500,000 and non-IT consulting services up to $250,000. We are certified for the following services:

IT Consulting Services

  • IT Consult - Change management
  • IT Consult - Database design
  • IT Consult - Process reengineer
  • IT Consult - Website design

Non-IT Consulting Services

  • Business Consulting - Project management
  • Business Consulting - Audit/evaluation
  • Business Consulting - Benchmarking
  • Business Consulting - Business planning
  • Business Services - Facilitation
  • Business Services - Performance review
  • Business Services - Procurement support
  • Business Services - Survey

For more information about CMAS use and procedures, please click here.

California Small

Business Enterprise

Andrew Chang & Company is a certified California Small Business Enterprise. California state agencies may use the Small Business/Disabled Veterans Business Enterprise streamlined procurement process for consulting services up to $250,000.

A list of  local agencies and private companies that honors the California SB Certification can be obtained by clicking here.

For more information on how to process a procurement through the SB/DVBE option, please click here.


Spring Fed Pool

Andrew Chang & Company is a certified California Public Employees Retirement System (CalPERS) Spring Fed Pool (SFP)  information technology consultant for management support services.  The SFP allows CalPERS to enter into a contract with several firms at once. When applicable projects are identified, CalPERS can engage a firm through a letter of engagement rather than a formal procurement. This simple process can be used over and over again throughout the life of the SFP contract.For more information about doing business with CalPERS, please click here.

CPUC Supplier Clearinghouse

Andrew Chang & Company is certified by the Supplier Clearinghouse, established by Public Utilities Commission General Order 156, as a Minority Owned Business Enterprise. Under the program, participating utilities can obtain credit for contracting with Andrew Chang & Company to meet their contracting goals.
For more information about the Supplier Clearinghouse certification program, please clickhere.

Port of Long Beach &

San Diego County Water Authority

Andrew Chang & Company is certified as a Small Business Enterprise by the Port of Long Beach & San Diego County Water Authority through TheNetwork of Southern California agencies for the following services:

  • Administrative Management and General Management Consulting
  • Marketing Consulting
  • Process, Physical Distribution and Logistics Consulting

For more information about the Port of Long Beach SBE program, please click here.

For more information about San Diego County Water Authority's SBE program, please click here.


Andrew Chang & Company is certified by the Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) as a Supplier Education & Economic Development (SEED) vendor. Prime contractors bidding on SMUD solicitations are eligible to receive up to a 5 percent price preference on bids up to $250,000 and up to 10 percent in RFP evaluations by using Andrew Chang & Company as a subcontractor. 
For more information about SMUD's SEED program, please click  here.

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