KEDA PTAC – Upcoming Events!

Contracting Coffee Hour tomorrow, June 7th from 7:30-9am! Kitsap Economic Development Alliance Drop in for Help with Your Government Contracting Questions!  KEDA hosts a monthly Contracting Coffee Hour – an open forum for businesses with questions about contracting with the government, on the first Wednesday of each month. This is your opportunity to meet with  contracting experts, network with other contractors,  discuss common issues/problems, get your contracting questions answered, […] Read more »

Vendor refresh occurring in Washington’s Electronic Business Solution (WEBS)

Vendor refresh begins May 9 and will end July 1. To keep your account active and receive notifications of solicitation opportunities, you will need to log into your WEBS account and update the following three items by July 1, 2017. 1.  The first item you must update: Small Business Status (located under “vendor profile”) – you need to select the appropriate status and attest the […] Read more »

Biz Opps and Training Events

May 17, Seattle – How to Market and Team with Primes – Kickoff Event May 17, King County – CARTs Training for Prime Contractors & Consultants May 17, Tacoma – How To Do Business with Tacoma Public Schools May 18, Seattle – SBA: Surety Bond and Financials Seminar June 1, Tacoma – Business Partnership Forum June 23, Mount Vernon, Skagit Valley College –  L&I Free Contractor Training Events August 1, King County […] Read more »

Meet the Buyers Events

Small Business Administration (SBA) Meet the Buyers at Three Free Events this spring! March 16th  2:30-5pm: Sell to the Port of Everett April 12th 8am-3:30pm: Regional Contracting Forum May 18th 7am-5pm: Getting Back 2 Business University of Puget Sound Tacoma Click below for details   March 16: Sell To the Port of Everett Looking to grow your small business? Learn how to sell to the government. Join the SBA, […] Read more »

Biz Opps: Government Contracting Opportunities

Click the links below for details on the following contracting opportunities: VA seeking 14,000 SF for outpatient clinic – Kitsap County  USCG ANT PUGET SOUND (55107) FY2017 DRYDOCK REPAIRS HSCG40-17-Q-P30502 Decals for Pierce Transit fleet vehicles Air Mobility Command Industry Day – August 9, 2017 – JBLM Information Technology Consultant Services – Bremerton Housing Authority Assisted Living Services for Bay Vista Commons – Bremerton Housing […] Read more »

SBA provides updated guide for small businesses interested in doing business with the governmnt

12 Steps to Success-GC-Area VI How to Guide-1-27-2017 The Small Business Administration (SBA) has updated their small business assistance guide, 12 Steps to Success. This guide provides a single, comprehensive electronic document for small businesses interested in doing business with the federal government. The guide has been reformatted for better readability and merges “12 Steps to Success” and the “Useful Government Contracting Websites” into this one […] Read more »

2 KEDA PTAC Clients firms awarded construction contracts for design-build construction projects for NAVFAC NW

Advanced Technology Construction,*Tacoma, Washington (N44255-17-D-4004); CJW Construction Inc.,* Santa Ana, California (N44255-17-D-4005); Shape Construction Inc.,* Bremerton, Washington (N44255-17-D-4006); Vet Industrial Inc.,* Bremerton, Washington (N44255-17-D-4007); and Weldin Construction LLC,* Palmer, Alaska (N44255-17-D-4008), are each being awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, multiple award construction contract for design-build or design-bid-build construction projects located primarily within the Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Northwest area of responsibility (AOR). The maximum dollar value […] Read more »

Biz Opps: WA PTAC offers new government contracting weekly webinars

Join the conversation: Let’s talk government contracting! What does it take to become a successful government contractor? Washington PTAC is here to answer that question with our new weekly webinar, bringing you information and updates on the top government contracting topics. Click here for more information We’ll be bringing in regional and national experts to talk to you about: • Market research • Legal considerations • Preparing for […] Read more »

Supreme Court rules against VA in small business contracting case

by Alice Lipowicz, editor, Set-Aside Alert The Supreme Court ruled against the Veterans Affairs Dept. and in favor of a veteran-owned small business in the landmark Kingdomware Technologies case. The decision is being viewed as a major victory for veteran-owned small business federal contractors. The court unanimously supported a decision written by Judge Clarence Thomas. The court concluded that when Congress writes the word “shall” […] Read more »

2nd Annual Meet the Buyers Outreach Event – July 13th

July 13th, 8:30 am -12:30pm Olympic College Bremerton Meet buyers from local, state and federal agencies. Bring your marketing material! Register now! This event fills up fast! 8:30-9:00am — Registration/sign-in 9:00 – 10:30 am —Presentations by participating agencies 10:30-12:30pm– Meet the Buyers (exhibitor style) NOTE: this will NOT be a match-making event with assigned time slots. Rather, buyers and agency reps will man tables that participants can […] Read more »