• How King County buys goods & services
  • What to expect when submitting a bid or proposal to King County
  • Best practices for maximizing your opportunities
  • E-Procurement Supplier Portal introduction

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
King County Wastewater Treatment Division (WTD) is intending to utilize Progressive Design Build (PDB) and General Contractor-Construction Manager (GCCM) alternative delivery procurement approaches on three upcoming projects. In order to encourage early teaming arrangements, the County is hosting a virtual informational open house for interested firms.
  • E-Contractor Academy - 6 weeknight sessions of online instruction about subcontracting and sustainable practices by contracting and business leaders. 6pm - 9pm PT, May 18, 2022 - June 22, 2022, In-Person Networking and Graduation is June 25, 2022
  • Support Services - the opportunity to receive up to 2 years of individual consulting services by subject matter experts
  • General and Prime Contractor Partnerships - connection to general contractors seeking to increase their MBE contractor relationships and early access to bid opportunities

Dissecting an RFQ
Day 1 - 4/28/2022         9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Day 2 - 4/29/2022          9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
If you are interested in learning how to Dissect a Request for Quote properly and have several hours to read through a sample RFQ prior to this workshop then please sign up by April 15th. These webinar workshops will provide information and tools on how to extract the important parts of an RFQ and create useful tools for future RFQ's and RFP's. Instructor Matthew Rhinehart, owner of MastPoint has 20+ years of experience with the federal government market and he's is ready to share his knowledge. Required to register for both.
5/2/2022 - 5/5/2022     
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM         
Attend this free, virtual summit to access critical federal resources, learn new business strategies, meet other business owners and chat with industry experts! This 4-day, action-packed event will include honoring small businesses around the country, educational sessions, online business resources, and exciting speakers.
  • What are the important aspects in a Capabilities Statement
  • How to engage with Small Business Liaison's
  • Do's and Don'ts with relationship building
  • Tips and techniques on how to market to Federal Agencies
  • How they use the Dynamic Small Business Search
Be prepared to ask questions about how to develop a relationship and learn how to be a successful partner with Naval Undersea Warfare Center-Keyport. 

Govology classes, live and on demand, are Free for Washington PTAC clients – contact your PTAC counselor for access. Click here for the list of Govology this months live classes.
Recorded webinars available
Contracting Opportunities
Subcontracting Opportunities
PTAC provides technical assistance to help Washington businesses successfully compete in the government marketplace. A program of the Thurston Economic Development Council, in partnership with the following subcenters: