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APAC Client Connection
August
 2016
In Arkansas, we mean business.


APAC Staff
 
Interim Program Director
NW Arkansas

Mary Love
Program Associate
 
Nicole Dawson
Administrative
Specialist
 
Stephanie Prince 
Administrative
Specialist
 
Bobby Hall
District Coordinator-
Delta
 
Kim Magee
District Coordinator-
Ouachita
 
Amanda Philyaw-Perez
District Coordinator-
Ozark

Dr. Stacy McCullough
Program Coordinator
County Highlight         
By: Amanda Philyaw Perez

Izard County is known as a popular tourist destination for recreational activities. The county was named in honor of George Izard. Izard was a general from the War of 1812, and was also governor of the Arkansas Territory before Arkansas statehood was established. 
 
Izard County 
Program Manager's Corner
By: Max Franks

Small Business contractors must take the time to make sure the image that their company projects is competent and professional in nature. Let us review your federal registrations and update your bid matching opportunities so that you can be the next award winner. 
   
Marketing is Key to the Government Marketplace

Featured Article                                   
By: Mary Love

Many projects with estimated dollar amounts less than $25,000.00 are purchased by phone or email.
But the government won't likely contact your company for one these buys unless you have marketed to them.  
 
Read the Featured Article :
Smaller Government Buys - For Less Than $25,000 - Especially Now At Year End
Upcoming August Classes

August 18 - New! Introduction to Government Contracting. 

9:00 a.m. - Noon

Presented by Max Franks

Cleburne County Cooperative Extension Office
2319 Hwy 110 West Suite D 
Heber Springs AR 72543

Registration is required: 
Contact Michelle Mobley at  (501) 362-2524  or 
 
mmobley@uaex.edu  .


 
August 31 -  
Combined Synopsis/Solicitations. 
Learn to read and respond to this time sensitive solicitation.






9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Presented by Mary Love
 
2301 S. University Ave., Little Rock

Registration is required:
R egister online, email, or call
501-671-2003.


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NCMA Chapter Meeting  

Sept. 20, 2016, Noon to 1 p.m. 

University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service
2301 S. University Ave.
Little Rock
 
Everyone is invited to bring their lunch and join NCMA the third Tuesday of every month.
Which District are you in?
Delta, Ouachita, or Ozark?      

Would you like to know more about what APAC can provide in your area? Please contact your County Extension Agent or your District Coordinator.

Learn about your Outreach Coordinator and District

Arkansas Procurement Assistance Center

Main Office:
2301 S. University Ave. Room 110
Little Rock, AR 72204

Phone: 501-671-2390
Fax: 501-671-2394

Satellite Office:
NorthWest Arkansas Community College
One College Drive
Shewmaker Center For Global Business Development
Room 1022A
Bentonville, AR 72712

Phone: 501-650-6180


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The Arkansas Procurement Assistance Center, 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

The Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service offers its programs to all eligible persons regardless of race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, age, disability, marital or veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected status, and is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

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