Melanie Roller established C2 North, LLC in 2001 to provide project management and business support services to Alaskan businesses. The C2 North skill and experience cuts across the spectrum of business types and sizes, successfully providing support for either small start-ups or large international corporations.
The company focuses on offering unparalleled assistance to the Native community and small businesses seeking to attain certifications through the Small Business Administration (SBA). As the founder and Sole Member of C2 North, Ms. Roller is the well-known subject matter expert that Alaska Native Corporations (ANCs) and Tribes turn to when they have questions or need assistance with achieving and maintaining 8(a) status for their subsidiaries. Since starting her own consulting firm, she has assisted over 500 businesses with certification and compliance under the 8(a) program. She is well versed in the technical aspects of many SBA programs such as:
• 8(a) Business Development Program
• HUBZone Program
• SBA Mentor-Protégé Program
The experience of C2 North guarantees that our clients spend less time maneuvering through the maze of certification paperwork and more time pursuing their business success. Additionally, C2 North supports other small and disadvantaged programs and certifications such as the Indian Incentive Program (IIP), Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) and Minority Business Enterprise (MBE).
C2 North also provides clients with expert guidance and training for the migration of 10 systems to the online portal beta.sam.gov. In addition to being versed in future system migrations, C2 North can assist with maintaining federal contractor registrations for Login.gov, System for Award Management (SAM.gov), SBA Dynamic Small Business Search (DSBS) profiles, and certify.sba.gov . C2 North also provides specialized market research and reports from the Federal Procurement Data System (FPDS).