Speakers announced for Alliance Northwest!

March 15, 2018 | 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. | Puyallup, WA   CLICK HERE TO REGISTER NOW! KEDA PTAC clients get $20 off with discount code: FRIENDANW2018  What is Alliance Northwest? Alliance Northwest is the largest business-to-government conference in the Pacific Northwest. Speaker Schedule (subject to change): The Alliance Northwest team has assembled government contracting subject matter experts to lead breakout sessions at the event.  This is a unique […] Read more »

Register now for Alliance Northwest Government Contracting Training & Outreach Event

Alliance Northwest 2018 – Early Bird Registration Ends Soon March 15, 2018  | 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. | Puyallup, WA Register Now! What is Alliance Northwest? Alliance Northwest is the largest business-to-government conference in the Pacific Northwest. This event features keynote speakers, high quality workshops, and matchmaking sessions with government agencies and prime contractors. Who Should Attend? • Businesses interested in selling to the government and prime contractors […] Read more »

Government Contracting: 5 Things You Should Know: SDVOSBs and VOSBs

SMALLGOVCON Posted by Matthew Schoonover You’ve served your country with pride. Now, as a government contractor, it’s only fair that you get your piece of the pie. Here are five things you should know about the government’s contracting programs for veteran-owned small businesses and service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses: What is a veteran-owned small business? As its name implies, a veteran-owned small business (or VOSB, in government-contracting […] Read more »

Biz Opps: DoD Navy SBIR/STTR Innovation Summit – Seattle

Date: Dec 13, 2017 11:00am – 3:00pm Registration Deadline: 12/13/2017 8:00 AM (PST) Point of Contact: Tiffany Scroggs (360) 464-6041 Center: PTAC at Thurston EDC Fee: $20.00 Registration Policies Location: Washington Department of Commerce 2001 6th Ave, 33rd Floor, Seattle WA 98121 Description: The Navy SBIR/STTR program awards over $300 Million in contracts to small businesses with technology and innovations that may be developed for military applications.   For Pacific Northwest companies that seek […] Read more »

Government Contracting: Why North Dakota says: be like Kitsap!

Take advantage of proven contracting resources Kathy Cocus, KEDA Business Development Director/PTAC Program Manager; for the KPBJ Why does Grand Forks, ND think small businesses should be like Kitsap PTAC clients?  A recent editorial in the Grand Forks Herald cited KEDA’s PTAC (government contracting) program as a model for local companies who could benefit from growing their revenue via federal contracting. Why? For starters, in […] Read more »

Biz Opps: More contracting opportunities

Market Research Services:  Washington – General Administration Goods and Services https://fortress.wa.gov/ga/webs/bidcalendar.asp PO Box 41000; Olympia, WA 98504; (360) 902-7300  A – Market Research Services SOL Ref #: 6900-GC25025 Due Date: 09/01/17 Market research consulting to support of new initiatives in online education; including degrees, certificates, and various non-credit continuing and corporate education programs. For more information about this opportunity please contact the buyer directly. Seattle Center Monorail […] Read more »

Latest from Washington PTAC – Government Contracting Biz Opps & Events

Bid Alerts from Washington PTAC: Flatiron West, Inc. – Request for Certified DBE Subcontractors & Suppliers for US 101 Coffee Creek Remove Fish Barrier Project in Shelton, WA .  Bids Due August 25 at 11:00am. Click Here for more information. Sailboat removal in Bellingham Bay, Visit WEBS and search 32098 Janitorial Services in Spokane. Visit WEBS and search K6272 Chief Joseph Dam Geotechnical Exploration. Visit […] Read more »

Upcoming government contracting classes and events!

Overhead Pricing   August 16th  9 am – noon KEDA Conference Room Overhead costs are often the highest price component of your proposal. What are the standards in creating pricing? The class is presented by KEDA’s PTAC counselor, Mary Jo Juarez, and Mona Carlson, a retired Government Contracting Officer with NAVFAC with extensive experience with contract/modification pricing and negotiations of construction contracts. Please pre-register here: https://washingtonptac.ecenterdirect.com/events/850777 […] Read more »

Just added! Government Contracting Training on Technical Proposals

Learn what the government is looking for in a technical proposal Get tips on how to be more successful in the world of government contracting! You will learn how to review technical proposals and respond accordingly. The class is presented by KEDA’s PTAC counselor, Mary Jo Juarez, and Mona Carlson, a retired Government Contracting Officer with NAVFAC with extensive experience with contract/modification pricing and negotiations […] Read more »

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 »