What is SPEO?

SPEO is a non-profit organization whose members are dedicated to mentoring local minority- and women-owned business enterprise (MBE/WBE) firms in Southwestern Pennsylvania and providing networking and subconsulting opportunities to them.

"We are committed to increasing the opportunities available to MBE/WBE members and prospective engineering and science students."


Join SPEO and help us to mentor and network with minority- and women-owned businesses in Southwestern Pennsylvania. Choose one of our membership levels:

  • Mentor Firms – Small to Large Engineering Firms and Consultants
  • Protégé Firms – MBE/WBE companies
  • Associate/Agency Firms – Government agencies and authorities (or other types of firms who have an interest in supporting our organization)

Upcoming Events

February 3, 2022

1:00 PM

SPEO Training: Top Ten Tips for Business and Personal Success

SPEO Training - Open to all SPEO Members *NOTE: NEW DATE*

February 8, 2022

8:00 AM

SPEO Annual Opportunities Forum

2022 Annual SPEO Opportunities Forum - In-Person or Virtual (Note: Vaccination or Negative COVID test required for in-person attendance)

February 15, 2022

8:00 AM

SPEO Monthly Member Meeting

Monthly Meeting of the Southwestern Pennsylvania Engineering Outreach (SPEO) - Hybrid (In-Person and Virtual)

What's New

SPEO Protégé Firm Spotlight: Proshare Services

For more information on Proshare Services, visit: https://www.proshareservices.com/. Are you a SPEO Protégé Firm?  Would you like your firm to be ...

Photos from the SPEO Annual Reception and 25th Anniversary Celebration

See all of the photos from this year's reception.

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