Monterey Bay PTAC

The Regional Monterey Bay Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) is a program of the Monterey County Business Council (MCBC). The Regional Monterey Bay PTAC serves 16 counties in California, but they welcome inquiries from interested companies throughout the region. The purpose of the Regional Monterey Bay PTAC is to generate employment and improve the general economic condition of the Monterey Bay region, including the City of Greenfield, by assisting small businesses in obtaining and performing under local, state and federal government contracts.
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About the Program


The Center provides procurement technical assistance to help companies in the selling of their products or services to the appropriate government agency by offering confidential counseling at no cost. The core of our procurement assistance program is counseling and education. The Regional Monterey Bay PTAC's services are free and does not charge for their services such as registrations and certifications.

The Monterey Bay PTAC is staffed with counselors experienced in government contracting and provide a wide range of services, including classes and seminars, individual counseling and easy access to bid opportunities, contract specifications, procurement histories, and other information necessary to successfully compete for government contracts.

Monterey Bay PTAC counselors have backgrounds in government acquisition and all receive ongoing training to keep pace with continually evolving acquisition procedures and policies. Some of the services that the Center provides includes researching procurement histories, providing government marketing advice, identifying bid opportunities, setting up automated Federal and State and Local government bid matching services, conducting bid proposal advice and review, post award contract management and procurement advice and other specialized workshops.

The Monterey Bay PTAC is a member of the Association of Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (APTAC), which provides a network allowing any PTAC counselor almost instant access to the expertise and experience of over 500 colleagues, as well as real-time information from government agencies regarding new requirements and initiatives.

For additional information, please contact:
Monterey Bay PTAC
3180 Imjin Road, Suite 102
Marina, CA 93933
Phone: 831-216-3000
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