Government agencies and prime contractors are always looking for small firms to contract with. If you are interested in subcontracting to large primes or selling directly to government agencies, you are encouraged to attend this class.* We will provide hands on activities which include creating an effective Capability Statement and crafting a 30 second elevator speech. You will also learn about upcoming networking opportunities and where to find solicitations and projects.
The Pacific Northwest Fire and Aviation Contracting Team (FACT) along with representatives from the Oregon Dept. of Forestry (ODF), Washington Dept. of Natural Resources (DNR) and Northwest Coordination Center will be hosting public meetings to discuss fire contracting for the upcoming 2018 fire season. The meetings will take place Feb. 5, in Wenatchee and Feb. 6 in Spokane, 6:00pm-8:00pm.
Cruise Connections 2018: Connecting Local Businesses with Seattle’s Cruise Industry – Seattle Jan 19
Cruise Connections is a one-day conference to be held in Seattle on January 19, 2018. The Port of Seattle, Cruise Line International Association – Northwest & Canada (CLIA-NWC) and Visit Seattle will co-sponsor the conference. The event will bring together cruise industry representatives with local businesses and tourism partners interested in learning about the industry overall and how to pursue potential business opportunities. This complimentary event is expected to attract about 250 participants.
Check out the January P-Talk Enewsletter for PTAC job announcement, up coming training’s, bid opportunities and news about the Disadvantage Business Enterprise (DBE) Supportive Services Program managed by Washington State Department of Transportation and funded by Federal Highways Administration for possible no-costs support worth up to $5,000.
Supply Chain Opportunities Conference
Hosted by: Pacific Northwest Defense Coalition
January 18, 9am-2pm,
Center of Excellence for Global Trade & Supply Chain Management
2400 S 240th St., Des Moines, WA 98198
The event will feature presentations from Esterline, Jorgensen Forge, and Meggitt.
Receive a $25 discount on non PNDC member price using our discount code: PTAC25