Press Release

Doing Business with the Federal Government

PORTLAND, Maine  – Did you know that the U.S. government is the world’s largest buyer of products and services? And, the federal government is mandated to contract with small businesses. EMDC’s Maine Procurement Technical Assistance Program (PTAC) can help you establish your business as a potential contractor with the federal government.

Eastern Maine Development Corporation, in collaboration with GPCOG, will host a workshop for businesses interested in learning more about how to do business with the federal government.

The free workshop, Doing Business with the Federal Government: How to Conduct Federal Market and Competitive Research, will be held on Thursday, May 24, 2012, from 10am to Noon, at GPCOG, 68 Marginal Way, 4th Floor of the AAA Building.

The focus on the workshop is to learn about various federal on-line market and competitive research resources available to businesses interested in marketing their product or service to the federal government.

To register, please contact Karen Patterson at EMDC at (207) 942-6389 or Advanced registration is required.

Eastern Maine Development Corporation’s Maine PTAC Program is funded in part through a cooperative agreement from the Department of Defense (DOD) and the Maine Department of Community and Economic Development.