Apex Accelerators of Missouri – Columbia

Apex Accelerators of Missouri – Columbia assist businesses, including small, disadvantaged and women-owned firms in obtaining federal, state and local government contracts.


For the near future, Apex Accelerators of Missouri – Columbia will be offering virtual meetings and services. Contact the office to set up an appointment.

Procurement specialists will help you identify opportunities and understand the contracting process so you can take advantage of government sales dollars.

Counties served: Boone, Callaway, Camden, Cole, Cooper, Franklin, Gasconade, Lincoln, Maries, Miller, Moniteau, Morgan, Montgomery, Osage, Warren.

Partially funded by a grant from the Defense Logistics Agency and a cooperative agreement with the University of Missouri to assist small businesses in government procurement, Apex Accelerators of Missouri – Columbia makes the following services available to businesses in Missouri:

  • Bid matching (matching a client’s products/services with what the government is currently buying)
  • Assisting clients to market their products or services to government agencies
  • Access to federal/military specifications and standards
  • Procurement price histories
  • Educational seminars
  • Electronic data interchange services
  • Registration Assistance for federal, state and local government contracting (System for Award Management – SAM)
  • Certification Assistance for federal, state and local government certifications (8a, HUBZone, MBE, WBE, DBE)

Services Provided

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Obtaining Government Funding

Selling to the Government and Large Corporations

  • Price History
  • Selling to Foreign Governments and Businesses
  • Bid Matching and Preparation (Specialty)
  • Government and Military Specifications (Specialty)
  • Obtaining Government Contracts (Specialty)
  • Registration Assistance (Specialty)
  • HUB zone Certification (Specialty)
  • Obtaining Certification (Specialty)
  • Subcontracting Opportunities (Specialty)
Contact Information
Bill Stuby
500 E. Walnut
Suite 103
Columbia, MO 65211
(573) 882-9931