Developing Government Contracting Opportunities
The federal government buys $200 billion in goods and services each year from American businesses. Almost 98% of the contracts are for $25,000 or less. ACPAC can help you by providing free advice to small businesses and industries of East Texas to sell products and services to federal, state, and local government agencies.
Can ACPAC Help Me ?
Federal purchasing offices are required by law to set aside contracts or portions of prime contracts for exclusive bidding by small or minority-owned firms. ACPACs' computerized market search matches your business' capabilities and products with the millions of items and services purchased by local, state and federal government agencies. ACPAC staff has expertise in government marketing and contract administration and has a library of relevant government specifications, standards and regulations. ACPAC helps with:
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Overview of Services Available
ACPAC assist small businesses in selling their goods and services to the various agencies that need them by providing individualized services to business clients in:
How Do I Get Started?
Deep East Texas Council of Governments counties (Angelina, Houston, Jasper, Nacogdoches, Newton, Polk, Sabine, San Augustine, San Jacinto, Shelby, Trinity, and Tyler) and The Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas
The Angelina College Procurement Assistance Center was established in September 1992 under a continuing grant from the U.S. Department of Defense - Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) and matching funding from Angelina College. This is just one of the 178 Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTAC) located throughout the United States and Puerto Rico (http://www.dla.mil/SMALLBUSINESS/Pages/ptap.aspx) providing assistance to small businesses.
“ACPAC, which serves as a Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC), is funded in part through a cooperative agreement from the Department of Defense (DoD) through a program that is administered by the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA). The content of any written materials or verbal communications of the PTAC does not necessarily reflect the official views of or imply endorsement by DoD or DLA.”