Jeff Koses

  • GSA wants to rescue innovations from the ‘valley of death’

    GSA launches a pilot to help companies in Phase III of the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program get access to federal buyers.

  • All things GSA

    Jeff Koses, senior procurement executive at the General Services Administration discusses the agency’s key policy, program and procurement initiatives, including the implementation of Section 846, schedules modernization, and the acquisition workforce. July 31, 2018

  • GSA, OMB detail legislative fixes needed to implement e-commerce portals

    GSA, OMB embrace Congressional enthusiasm for commercial e-commerce portals, but say several more legal changes are needed to bring the plan to fruition.

  • GSA says rule change will simplify Schedule buys, reduce proliferation of multiple-award contracts

    A regulatory change by GSA now lets agencies use the Federal Supply Schedule to pay for order level materials that aren’t, themselves, part of the Schedules program.

  • Industry association raises 60 questions to GSA about new data rule

    The Coalition for Government Procurement wrote a letter to GSA senior procurement executive Jeff Koses asking for a delay in the Transactional Data Reporting pilot.

  • A future where price is no longer a factor for many RFPs

    GSA’s successes with downplaying price as an evaluation factor in picking contractors for large multiple-award contracts has spurred a broader look at this concept.

  • GSA puts more category management pieces in place

    Kevin Youel Page is named the new deputy commissioner of FAS, replacing Bill Sisk, who shifted to an assistant commissioner position. GSA also publicly unveils the first three hallways under category management.

  • Jeffrey Koses, Senior Procurement Executive, GSA

    The General Services Administration is using new data to enhance its customer service. At the National Contract Management Association’s 33rd annual Government Contract Management Symposium, GSA Senior Procurement Executive Jeff Koses spoke with Federal News Radio Executive Editor Jason Miller about the agency’s recent survey results and the improved vendor interactions the data is pointing them toward.

  • Communication, transparency key to successful procurements

    Like virtually everything in the federal government, the relationship federal agencies and industry organizations is complex. Contracts, buying and selling are just a small piece of the pie. Communication and collaboration are key factors that must exist in the pipeline between the public and private sectors. As part of our special report, the Missing Pieces of Procurement Reform, Federal News Radio hosted a panel with acquisition experts.

  • Acquisition priorities at GSA

    Jeff Koses, senior procurement executive for the General Services Administration, will discuss his acquisition priorities for the agency. August 26, 2014