The Airport Authority is committed to the growth of the San Diego region. Small Business Development was established to ensure that Local, Small, Historically Underutilized, Service-Disabled Veteran and Emerging Businesses have every opportunity to do business with the Airport Authority. The San Diego County Regional Airport Authority is an avenue of support to San Diego County’s small business community, conducting outreach and providing business development services for contracting, professional services and procurement opportunities at San Diego International Airport. Small Business Development acts as a resource for all the departments within the San Diego International Airport to foster opportunities for small businesses.
Our Mission is to build relationships between the Airport and the small business community by providing valuable resources that exceed expectations and increase diversity.
Green Mountain Corporation
Green Mountain is a small business with a nationwide presence and dedication. Since 1976, Green Mountain has formulated biodegradable cleaning and corrosion control products for United States Military, industrial, commercial, agricultural, automotive and marine clientele. Sundance Energy was formed in 1999 as a woman-owned business providing wholesale and retail fuel, lubricants and other petrochemicals. In 2007, John Schwartz was hired as Vice President of Operations to spearhead the consolidation of both companies into one organization, Green Mountain Corporation.
In 2015, John and his wife, Lori became sole owners of Green Mountain and continue to operate as a Small Business Enterprise based in Rancho Dominguez, California.
For nearly 12 years, Green Mountain has leveraged its knowledge, credit and logistics to supply all grades of fuel, lubricants, diesel exhaust fluid and more to clients throughout the United States and beyond. With business partnerships in Alaska, Louisiana, New Jersey, Oregon, California and Virginia to name a few, Green Mountain provides a national footprint of fuel supply with local customer service. Green Mountain is able to be responsive to your needs wherever your projects are found. Project engineers, procurement agents and estimators contact Green Mountain to get what they need, when they need it and at a cost that makes sense for their budgets. Reliability – Rapid Response – Reasonable Rates. It’s what sets Green Mountain apart.
Small Business Development offers a regular series of monthly workshops in the evenings from 6 – 8 p.m. Check the calendar to find a workshop that interests you.
Below are descriptions on some of the workshops offered throughout the year. Class sizes are small to allow for more personalized instruction, therefore pre-registration is a requirement.
Recognizing that the main barriers for small businesses have been a lack of access to bonding and financing, the airport's Bonding and Contract Financing Assistance Program assists small contractors in establishing first time bonding or increasing their current bonding capacity and financing for airport contract work.
Enrollment Information - The San Diego County Regional Airport Authority Bonding and Contract Financing Assistance Program is open to all experienced and licensed small businesses interested in participating.
To obtain more information, please contact the Bonding Office at (619) 400-2571 or send an appointment request.
The San Diego County Regional Airport Authority (Authority) has received Federal financial assistance from the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), and as a condition of receiving this assistance, the Authority has established a:
Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program Information and Goals
Airport Concession Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (ACDBE) Program Information and Goals