The Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) helps regional businesses create and retain jobs by increasing sales of goods and services to government agencies. The PTAC provides businesses with the individual guidance and resources necessary to develop strategies for securing a share of lucrative local, state and federal government markets.
The PTAC accomplishes its mission by assisting businesses with:
The PTAC also facilitates contracting related training and networking opportunities.
Since 1996, The PTAC at Southern Alleghenies has partnered with two of the State's other PTACs in order to share costs while providing enhanced outreach services. Southern Alleghenies operates as the lead agency in this partnership which includes the sub-recipients, North Central Pennsylvania Regional Planning and Development Commission (NCPRPDC) and Northern Tier Regional Planning and Development Commission (NTRPDC). The combined effort encompasses a service area of fifteen contiguous counties in Central Pennsylvania.
James F. Gerraughty, MBA, CPP
If your company is not in the above counties, please visit the DLA PTAP page to find the PTAC to serve you!