VISION

Ensure 50% of federal contract dollars go to American small businesses each year,
by putting the knowledge and control in their hands.

MISSION

To help small businesses understand that “Government contracting is not a secret, it’s just a process.
When followed, that process will lead to their success.

VALUES

Transformation | We enable small businesses to quickly go from their current state to the ideal state

Community | We smash silos in order to share lessons learned and increase dialogue among all stakeholders

Control | We help small businesses take control of their success by actively following a proven process

Commitment | GovCon success requires hard work and patience - an unwavering commitment to your goals

Process | We believe that a proven process is the path to repeatable business success


Neil McDonnell

President and Founder  | GovCon Chamber of Commerce
• Author | Speaker | GovCon Expert

As a business coach and mentor, Neil is famous for making complicated topics easy to understand, helping businesses 'find their niche' and for providing specific, achievable, actionable steps any business owner could follow.

Neil McDonnell bings 20+ years of government contracting experience and has personally won and supported government contracts for the Army, Navy, Air Force, HHS,VA, Transportation, Interior, Energy and the Executive Office of the White House.

A vocal advocate for American Small Businesses, Neil is the founder of the GovCon Chamber of Commerce (formerly the HUBZone Chamber) and passionate about helping new contractors understand the process and focusing what is really important.

As host of the Small Business Success Tips podcast series and a leading LinkedIn GovCon influencer, Neil brings unlimited energy, clarity and passion and freely shares his hard-learned knowledge from years of skin-in-the-game experience.