strategic sourcing

  • What’s it like in the GWAC world?

    NASA SEWP Program Manager Joanne Woytek and Rob Coen, acting director the NIH’s GWAC program will discuss a wide range of issues including interagency contracting and strategic sourcing. December 16, 2014

  • GSA wins last bid protest, reopens office supplies contract

    The Government Accountability Office denied the sixth and final protest of the OS3 strategic sourcing contract awards. GSA expects the contract to save the government $90 million a year.

  • What’s it like in the GWAC world?

    NASA SEWP Program Manager Joanne Woytek and Rob Coen, acting director the NIH’s GWAC program will discuss a wide range of issues including interagency contracting and strategic sourcing. November 18, 2014

  • An acquisition wish list for Santa

    Keith Trippie, a former Senior Executive Service member executive director for the Enterprise System Development Office at DHS, pens an acquisition wish list for Santa.

  • What’s next in government contracting?

    Bill Gormley, president of the Gormley Group and chairman of the Coalition for Government Procurement gives us his take on a wide variety of government contracting issues. October 14, 2014

  • Anne Rung confirmed as OFPP administrator

    The Senate approved Anne Rung’s nomination by voice vote. Procurement experts say improving the acquisition workforce and addressing concerns with strategic sourcing are among her top priorities.

  • DHA plans ‘gates’ to qualify vendors for $20 bil IDIQ contract

    The Defense Health Agency is conducting market research in advance of a planned RFP for a 10-year, $20 billion IT services and support contract. It’s possible that vendors will be added to the contract without a formal source selection process.

  • New protests further delay GSA’s Office Supplies 3 contract

    Six unsuccessful bidders filed complaints with the GAO over GSA’s awards under the Federal Strategic Sourcing Initiative Office Supplies 3 contract. The protests effectively shut down the vehicle until GAO makes a decision, which could come as late as December.

  • Navy turns to strategic sourcing to cut conference spending

    The Navy awarded blanket purchase agreements to 17 small businesses, which they hope will take care of most DoD’s conference planning needs for the next three years.

  • What does strategic sourcing mean for contractors?

    Larry Allen, president of Allen Federal Business Partners, joins host Roger Waldron to talk about how the federal government is impacted by strategic sourcing. August 19, 2014