Norcal PTACNorthern California Procurement Technical Assistance Center

News and Announcements

Last Update: 6/1/2020. COVID-19 is dominating the news and our personal and professional lives in a significant way. Below are links to relevant information and available resources to help you and your business through this challenging time.

Posted On: June 01, 2020

As the country continues through the COVID-19 crisis, now is a good time for businesses to take care of some administrative tasks and prepare themselves for continued opportunities in government contracting.

Posted On: May 29, 2020

Job Announcement
This is not a state position

Job Title: Procurement Specialist
Location: San Francisco Bay Area
Hours: 30-40 hours per week
Wage: $35.00-$55.00/hour, depending on experience

Posted On: May 07, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has posed a challenge in both our personal and our professional settings. The government marketplace has made significant adjustments, from shifting purchasing priorities and thresholds to modifying requirements and communication methods.

Posted On: April 27, 2020

Cyber-attacks disrupt business operations and put intellectual property and sensitive financial and strategic information at risk. In a 2018 report, the Council of Economic Advisers (CEA) estimated that malicious cyber activity cost the U.S.

Posted On: March 27, 2020

The COVID-19 virus is dominating the news and our personal and professional lives in a significant way.

Posted On: March 16, 2020

Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTACs) around the nation are beginning to receive requests for assistance from contractors with government contracts as a direct result of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). 

Posted On: March 16, 2020

You worked hard to build your company, and went into government contracting because you want to build a legacy for your family. You don’t want to end up in the news as being the contractor who sold a toilet seat to the government for $1,000.

Posted On: February 27, 2020

Job Posting Canceled.

Sorry for the inconvenience!

Posted On: February 16, 2020

When the government is an intended source of sales revenue for your business, it is important to prioritize building solid relationships.  One common marketing method is to attend Business Matchmaking events.  Matchmaking typically offers the vendor 10 minutes to sit with an advocate or buyer to... more

Posted On: January 28, 2020

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This procurement technical assistance center is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the Defense Logistics Agency