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APAC Client Connection
In Arkansas, we mean business.

APAC Staff
Interim Program Director
NW Arkansas

Mary Love
Program Associate
Nicole Dawson
Stephanie Prince 
Bobby Hall
District Coordinator-
Kim Magee
District Coordinator-
Amanda Philyaw-Perez
District Coordinator-

Dr. Stacy McCullough
Program Coordinator
County Highlight          Map showing Howard County

By: Kim Magee

What started off as a small store in Howard County turned into Dillard's, one of the top department stores in the country.

Howard County is now home to several large industries.  


Featured Article                               
By: Mary Love

Read this article to learn more about FAR 52.243-1.
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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

Don't miss these opportunities to network with the federal government!

USDA Forest Service pre-proposal conference: 

9:00 am - 12:00 pm   November 04, 2016

University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture
2301 S. University Avenue, Little Rock, AR. 72204

Registration is required.

Two More Great Events Coming Soon:
Rock Island / Pine Bluff Arsenal
Industry Day 
November 9,   8:00 am - 4:30 pm

US Army Corp of Engr. Industry Day 
December 6 & 7,  8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Watch for more information concerning these events.
Upcoming Classes

October 26, 2016 - Selling to the government

8:30 - 10:30 am 

Presented by Mary Love

University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture

2301 S. University Avenue, Little Rock, AR. 72204

Registration is required. 

November 3, 2016 - Winning Government Contracts: The First Steps
1:00 - 4:00 pm

Presented by Max Franks

NorthWest Arkansas Community College (NWACC)
Shewmaker Center for Global Business Development (SCGBD)

One College Dr Bentonville, AR 72712

Registration is required. 
NCMA Chapter Meeting  

Nov. 15, 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.
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 University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture offers all its Extension and Research 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.