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SBA Looking to End Self-Certification

June 26, 2019 Amid small-business contracting boom, SBA looks to end self-certification for set-aside programs Federal News Network, Jory Heckman, June 25, 2019 With one in four dollars spent in federal contracts now going to small businesses, the Small Business … Continued

Free Cybersecurity workshop December 20

December 18, 2018 Northrop Grumman offering free cybersecurity workshops for small businesses The US Department of Defense Office of Small Business Programs is getting out the word about Northrop Grumman’s free, 8-hour cybersecurity workshop designed especially for small businesses. Offered … Continued

Celebrating National PTAC Day!

September 26, 2018 PTAC’s and their clients mark this first annual event Gallatin, TN – Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTACs) across the country today are celebrating their first annual National PTAC Day, a campaign to honor the collective contracting successes … Continued

PTAC Day Countdown: Celebrating GC Green

September 17, 2018 Celebrating the contracting success of PTAC clients on September 26th Gallatin, TN – A little help can go a long way – with the impact multiplied many times over. Such is the case with San Diego Contracting … Continued

PTAC Day Countdown: Celebrating Linkitall LLC

September 11, 2018 Celebrating the contracting success of PTAC clients on September 26th Gallatin, TN – “I had no idea that the visit at PTAP . . . would be the pivotal change point for my company.”  So writes Markeesha … Continued

PTACs Host 1st Annual PTAC Day September 26, 2018

August 7, 2018 Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTACs) Around the Country Celebrate the Success of their Small Business Clients Gallatin, TN – For 33 years, Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTACs) have helped expand the number of small businesses that successfully … Continued

Update on SAM Registration and Renewal Process

June 28, 2018 New process should reduce SAM delays GSA is implementing further changes with regard to System for Award Management (SAM) registrations and renewals: Effective Friday, June 29, 2018: All non-federal entities creating or renewing their SAM registration will … Continued

Scam Alert: DLA reports spoof targeting STARS vendors

June 13, 2018 Malicious e-mail spoofs being sent to vendors The Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) is reporting that a fake solicitation is being sent to vendors in the form of a Request for Quotation (RFQ). The fake email solicitation, purporting … Continued