Laura Stanton

  • Getting arms around $6B in credit card data among the biggest benefits of e-commerce initiative

    Laura Stanton, GSA’s deputy assistant commissioner for category management in the Office of IT Category in the Federal Acquisition Service, said six-to-eight agencies will pilot this approach to small purchases over the next three years.

  • GSA reshuffles positions in quest for e-commerce platform

    Larry Allen joined Federal Drive to talk about key shuffles, such as Laura Stanton becoming the new day-to-day manager of the General Services Administration’s Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions telecom contract.

  • 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.

  • DoD’s stress reliever: A new forecasting tool to ease fourth quarter buying spree

    The Pentagon will help contracting officers and vendors understand what it’s buying and who is doing the buying through a new acquisition portal.

  • Laura Stanton: Acquisition Gateway here at last

    The Acquisition Gateway at the General Services Administration is the culmination of a series of initiatives the administration and the agency have been focused on for a long time. Category management and hallways are just two of the initiatives rolled into the Gateway. Laura Stanton is acting assistant commissioner for the Office of Strategy Management at GSA. She told In Depth with Francis Rose that the Acquisition Gateway team makes updates and improvements to the tool all the time.

  • ‘Killer apps’ introduced into GSA acquisition site

    GSA officials want feedback on new digital tools designed to help acquisition workers cut back on cost and time when choosing contracts.

  • Laura Stanton: A one-stop buying shop in GSA’s hallways

    The Acquisition Gateway at the General Services Administration is the culmination of a series of initiatives the administration and the agency have been focused on for a long time. Category management and hallways are just two of the initiatives rolled into the Acquisition Gateway. Laura Stanton is acting assistant commissioner for the Office of Strategy Management at the General Services Administration. She tells In Depth with Francis Rose the idea for the Acquisition Gateway sprung from talking to acquisition professionals in government.

  • GSA pitches acquisition reforms to Obama

    The White House is interested government procurement. No, not the Office of Management and Budget, which includes the Office of Federal Procurement Policy, but the actual West Wing.