*Maine Procurement Technical Assistance Center
Helps Maine businesses who are interested in selling their products and services to federal, state or local government agencies. Maine PTAC offers a wide range of cost free assistance including:
Ondemand Workshop: Introduction to Government Contracting:
"It seems that anyone with a pulse has seen the zealot in the money suit bellowing from the White House lawn: "free money...yours for the asking." Even as I write this, the images fill my head like a bad sinus infection. The fact that the instigator can afford television advertising tells you something about how many people are willing to pay to be disappointed."
*Truth about Government Contracting
It's not for everyone, but for some, it can be very rewarding. Find out if Government Contracting is in your company's future.
The USDA Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) is tasked with responsibility for fostering the use of small, disadvantaged and women-owned businesses as Federal contractors. OSDBU's goal is to provide as much information, guidance and technical assistance as possible to assist the small business community in increasing their competitiveness.