Government Contracting

The continual development of new market opportunities is critical for business sustainability and growth and the federal government is a multi-billion dollar purchaser of goods and services. States and local governments are also major purchasers of products and services.

The Region 5 Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) services Saginaw, Arenac, Bay, Clare, Isabella, Gladwin, Gratiot and Midland Counties. Housed at Saginaw Future offices, the PTAC can help you understand and take advantage of government contracting opportunities. By expanding your market, your firm will become more diversified and strengthen your customer base.

The Saginaw Future PTAC provides NO FEE assistance to businesses that are interested in tapping this market. We can help your business acquire federal and state government contracts. Click here to become a PTAC client!

The services offered by the Procurement Technical Assistance Center include:

  • Bid Matching Service
  • Market Research
  • Specifications & Standards
  • Federal Acquisition Regulations
  • Federal Defense Acquisition Regulations
  • Code of Federal Regulations
  • Seminars on Contracting
  • One-on-One Counseling
  • Bid Preparation Assistance
  • Targeting Government Markets
  • Daily Listings of Government Bids
  • Subcontracting Opportunities
  • Government Specifications
  • Training Seminars and Conferences
  • Procurement Resource Library
  • Bid History and Contract Award Results
  • Placement of Your Firm on Vendor Lists
  • Electronic Commerce/Electronic Data Interchange (ec/edi) Assistance

Contact Delena Spates-Allen with questions at 989-754-8222 x 232 or email

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