VendorConnect is the new portal to view Port of Seattle Opportunities. Procurement and contract opportunities for construction, consulting, and goods and services. This one stop location can be used for registering for small works (construction less than $300,000), consulting services, and goods and services rosters.
The Washington State Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) helps businesses through government-contracting marketplace. Their mission is to increase the number of government contracts awarded to Washington businesses. They provide no cost one-on-one technical assistance.
Washington State PTAC will be celebrating National PTAC Day on September 18, 2019. Please see details below from Washington PTAC to learn about the special webinars coming up in September:
Join the SBA Seattle District Office and other small business organizations on Saturday, Sept. 21 for the free annual Washington Small Business Fair — also known as Biz Fair— to learn from the experts how to start or grow a successful business. Entering its 23rd year, Biz Fair is the longest running all government and non-profit-run small business fair in Washington state.Read More
It is actually happening – the federal government starts the transition away from using Dun & Bradstreet as their provider for unique identifier numbers this summer. The new vendor will be Ernst and Young, who, by December 2020 will be providing entities with their unique identifier number which will be used for dealing with the federal government.Read More
Build your summer smarts this summer! School is almost out for the summer, but the SBA encourages you to keep learning with online summer school for your small business. Topics include: legal requirements for small business, finding and attracting investors, marketing 101, government contract proposals, and financing options.Read More