NEWS RELEASE — Dept. of Economic, Housing and Community Development, Agency of Commerce and Community Development
Angela Owen, Dept. of Economic, Housing and Community Development, Agency of Commerce and Community Development
Montpelier, Vt – The Vermont Procurement Technical Center will be offering a free Introduction to Government Contracting Workshop on Friday, February 7, 2013 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Greater Burlington Industrial Corporation Building (GBIC) in Burlington, VT.
The Vermont Procurement Technical Assistance Center (VT PTAC) team will outline the process used by Federal, State and local Governments to procure products and services and present the fundamentals of government contracting and subcontracting. The VT PTAC counselors will also help business owners determine if opportunities exist for their small business, while clarifying the requirements, and simplifying the process of government contracting. Discussion topics include: understanding the registration process, how to locate bid opportunities, and marketing your company to the government to compete for contracts.
Register for this free workshop online at: http://vtptac.ecenterdirect.com or contact a VT PTAC Procurement Counselor: Babette.Lizotte@state.vt.us or 802.652.2134.
About the Vermont Procurement Technical Assistance Center: The purpose of the Vermont Procurement Technical Assistance Center (VT PTAC) is to help Vermont businesses succeed in obtaining government contracts. The center offers free counseling services to Vermont businesses and provides assistance on how to bid on government contracts at the federal, state and local levels.
VT PTAC Program Headquarters
1 National Life Dr, 6th Floor, Montpelier, VT 05602