Roger Waldron

  • GSA tries to address concerns of e-marketplace initiative in draft RFP

    GSA outlined its strategy to award multiple contracts to e-marketplace providers and pilot this approach with open market products that fall under the micro-purchase threshold of $10,000.

  • A procurement vision for DHS

    Soraya Correa, chief procurement officer for the Department of Homeland Security, joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off he Shelf to discuss DHS procurement, including how the agency’s strategic investments in acquisition workforce training and development are delivering best value mission support across the department.

  • An inside look at GSA’s federal marketplace strategy

    GSA Administrator Emily Murphy joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss MAS consolidation, catalog management and other cornerstone initiatives of her agency’s Federal Marketplace Strategy.

  • A procurement potpourri

    This week on Off the Shelf, Federal News Radio Executive Editor Jason Miller joins host Roger Waldron for a wide ranging discussion of the top acquisition stories including the implementation of the Section 846 eCommerce initiative and the latest on the JEDI cloud procurement bid protest saga.

  • The Federal Marketplace Initiative

    Bill Gormley, chair of the Coalitoin for Government Procurement gives a review of the coalition’s 2019 Spring Training Conference.

  • Mitigating counterfeit, cyber and supply chain risks in the e-commerce pilot

    Roger Waldron of the Coalition for Government Procurement says raising the Micro-Purchase Threshold from $10,000 to $25,000 for purchases through the Section 846 pilot could expand the market by billions.

  • Delivering best value — fast!

    The General Services Administration will host a Federal Acquisition Service Training (FAST) Conference on April 14-16, 2020, in Atlanta.

  • An update on the NDAA

    Jon Etherton, president of Etherton and Associates, joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss eCommerce, supply chain security and potential acquisition related provisions under consideration for the National Defense Authorization Act.

  • All things procurement

    Tom Sisti, executive vice president and general counsel for the Coalition for Government Procurement joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss trends in cybersecurity and supply chain risk, and the findings in GSA’s eCommerce Market Research and Consultation report.

  • GSA taking the bite out of buying commercial products

    The General Services Administration sent its implementation plan to Congress on Thursday for how it plans to meet the requirements of Section 846 or the commercial buying initiative.