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PTAC Spotlight: Kansas PTAC Helped Small Businesses Land 800+ Contracts In FY2015  

In fiscal year 2015 the Kansas PTAC helped Kansas small businesses obtain 810 contract awards worth over $73 million. These successes should come as no surprise, because the Kansas PTAC is staffed by highly-experienced procurement professionals, who have played key leadership roles in APTAC, the national PTAC organization. Kansas PTAC has recently sponsored successful industry day outreach events with Ft. Riley, Ft. Leavenworth, and the US Army Corps of Engineers. In addition our staff  presents seminars on an ongoing basis including Competing for Government Contracts: Basic Training, Reading and Responding to a Proposal, and How to Stand Out In a Competitive Market With a Capabilities Statement.

Clients’ Comments Concerning Services Received from the Kansas PTAC:

  • When Cliff Engstrom of Engstrom’s Welding & Machine, Inc., was asked to submit comments regarding the services provided by a staff member, he stated, “I have been too busy with the work you helped us get to respond sooner.”  He also stated, “Scott has gone above and beyond what I would expect.” 
  • Liz Karp, Business Technology Career Opportunities, Inc., when commenting about a staff member’s assistance stated, “He is highly responsive and shows a genuine interest in learning enough about my company so he can provide valuable, timely information in support of business development activities.”
  • Mark DeShon with Saicon Consultants, Inc., concerning the assistance he received from a PTAC staff member stated, “In all cases, Jason has been highly responsive and has been comprehensive in his response.” 
  • Sandy Scubelek, Dayspring Electric, Inc., a client of Kansas PTAC stated about a staff member, “His insight into the world of government contracting is a significant contribution to my success as a small business.”