July 9, 2011 by ei2admin
Are you interested in subcontracting with large prime contractors?
Are you looking for tips on how to sell to the military?
If you answer “yes” to either of these questions, then you ought to plan to attend our classes planned for Thursday, August 25, 2011 at the Albany Microbusiness Enterprise Center.
Starting at 10:00 am, we’ll be talking about “Subcontracting with Large Prime Contractors.” You’ll learn that many prime contractors continuously seek good small business suppliers to meet their needs and satisfy the requirements of their government subcontracting plans. You may have just what they are looking for and should consider attending this seminar. Register at http://gtpac.ecenterdirect.com/ConferenceDetail.action?ID=6879.
Then, from noon until 2:00 pm, we’ll be talking about ”Selling to the Military.” This seminar will acquaint attendees with the basic principles that they must know in order to do business with the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines or DLA. The 7 phases of government procurement will be reviewed. Additional topics include the DFARS, simplified acquisition thresholds, use of military forecasts, doing business with the Army’s Corps of Engineers, DLA’s Procurement Gateway, DoD’s e-Mall, how to find military specs and standards, and much, much more. Register at http://gtpac.ecenterdirect.com/ConferenceDetail.action?ID=6880.
Both classes will be held in the 1st floor conference room at 230 S. Jackson St., Albany, GA 31701-2885. We hope to see you there!
July 8, 2011 by ei2admin
To acquaint Albany-area businesses with both Dougherty County’s and the City of Albany’s small business programs, Georgia Tech is holding orientation sessions on July 20, 2011. An explanation will be provided of the local government programs, the benefits of participating, and how to enroll.
The orientations will be followed by instruction on how to market to local governments and present their capabilities Dougherty County and Albany officials.
In addition, City and County officials will be on hand to share information about contracting opportunities and meet with area businesses.
Check-in and coffee begins at 9:30 am; the program begins at 10:00. Informal networking opportunities begin at noon with a light lunch.
If you want to attend, PLEASE PRE-REGISTER! Simply click here to fill-out a simple registration form. You will receive an email confirmation.