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 »

Special Contracting Coffee Hour sessions scheduled to help you prep for Meet the Buyer events!

Wednesday July 8th, 7:30 – 9:00 am Wednesday July 15th, 7:30 – 9:00 am During July KEDA is adding two additional Contracting Coffee Hour events that will focus on prepping small businesses for upcoming Meet the Buyers events, including two events in Kitsap. We will discuss: Understanding the buyer’s needs Creating marketing materials specifically tailored to your target customer Preparing and practicing a 30 second introduction How […] Read more »

June Contracting Coffee Hour is this Wednesday, June 3rd

KEDA’s June Contracting Coffee Hour will take place this Wednesday, June 3rd from 7:30-9:00am at the KEDA office in Bremerton. This open forum event presents an opportunity for small businesses who are engaged in government contracting to meet with  contracting experts, network with other contractors,  discuss common issues/problems, get your contracting questions answered, and identify support services available for contractors. This month’s event will focus on letter writing, how […] Read more »

Feb 4th Contracting Coffee Hour: Reviewing & updating line cards and capability statements

Be prepared for the big Alliance NW Show and upcoming biz opps!  Attend the February 4th Contracting Coffee Hour and have your line card or capability statements reviewed by an expert! The next Contracting Coffee Hour is February 4th from 7:30 – 9:00 am at KEDA. In addition to answering your contracting questions, you are invited to bring your line cards and capability statements for review […] Read more »

This Wednesday: Chugach Outreach Event, Contracting Coffee Hour & MACC Forum

Drop in for help with your government contracting questions!   First Wednesday of the month, 7:30 am (KEDA 4312 Kitsap Way #103, Bremerton) Walk-ins are welcome but pre-registration is appreciated!! Contracting Coffee Hour is an open forum for businesses with questions about contracting with the government. Don’t miss this is a great opportunity to meet with KEDA personnel and contracting experts. Mary Jo Juarez and Mona Carlson will co-host […] Read more »

Contracting Coffee Hour: January 7

REMINDER ~ Wednesday, January 7, 2015, at 7:30am KEDA will host Contracting Coffee Hour ~ an open forum for all businesses with questions, concerns, or interest in contracting, with an emphasis on contracting with the Government. This is a great opportunity to meet with KEDA personnel and contracting experts. Mary Jo Juarez and Mona Carlson will co-host this event and will be available to answer questions. […] Read more »

KEDA hosts open forum/workshop on Regional Small MACC

Current Open Solicitation for NAVFAC NW for 8(a) Regional Small Multiple Award Construction Contract (MACC) The Kitsap Economic Development Alliance (KEDA) is offering an open forum/workshop to provide assistance  and networking opportunities for businesses who are interested in bidding on the current solicitation for an 8(a) NAVFAC Northwest Regional Small MACC. The solicitation closes on January 21, 2015.  The workshop will take place from 10:00 […] Read more »

A Shout Out for the Washington PTAC Team!

PTAC Spotlight: Washington PTAC Offers Broad Experience Posted on December 1, 2014 by Steven Koprince  SMALLGOVCON.COM   Small businesses in Washington State are in luck: a highly experienced PTAC team is available to assist contractors with the ins and outs of federal contracting. The Washington PTAC currently consists of 14 team members, several of whom were government contracting officers before joining PTAC.  This depth and breadth […] Read more »

Contracting Coffee Hour – this Wednesday, Dec 3rd!

Drop in for Help with Your Government Contracting Questions! December 3rd at 7:30 am REMINDER ~ This Wednesday, December 3, 2014, at 7:30am KEDA will host Contracting Coffee Hour ~ an open forum for all businesses with questions, concerns, or interest in contracting, with an emphasis on contracting with the Government. This is a great opportunity to meet with KEDA personnel and contracting experts. Mary Jo Juarez […] Read more »