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APAC Client Connection
July
 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: Kim Magee

Ouachita County is located on a bluff overlooking the Ouachita River. Tourists find many reasons to flock to the area, starting with the unique festivals like the BPM Barn Sale in the autumn and Daffodil Festival in the spring.   
 
Ouachita County 
Program Manager's Corner
By: Max Franks

As the federal government enters the fourth quarter of the procurement calendar, you should reflect on the status of your business and how the contracting officers view your business.  
   
Are you ready to be a government contractor?

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By: Mary Love

Government buyers may make immediate payment to a contractor via a Governmentwide commercial purchase card....
The advantage is that the money is available to you, the contractor, immediately.
 
Read the Featured Article :
Payment of government contract invoices by credit card
Upcoming July Classes


July 19 - Webinar: 
Is Government Contracting Right For Your Business?

11 a.m. - Noon

Presented by Max Franks (partnering with 
the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center)

Registration is required: 

 
July 27 - In-Person: 
Selling to the Government (Introduction to Government Contracting) AND Year End Buys (Credit Card, Purchase Orders, and Combined Synopsis Solicitation)






8:30 a.m.-Noon

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

Registration is required:
Call 501-671-2003 or
to register.
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NCMA Chapter Meeting  

Aug. 16, 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.

University of Arkansas, United States Department of Agriculture and County Governments Cooperating.