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Workshop in Carlisle to help businesses tap government marketplace

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Businesses will have the opportunity to gain basic principles they need to do business with local, state, and federal governments in a free workshop conducted by SEDA-Council of Governments’ Procurement Technical Assistance Center staff.


The Selling to the Government: The First Steps workshop will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Feb. 15 at the Greater Carlisle Area Chamber of Commerce, 212 N. Hanover St., Carlisle.


Topics include:

  • How the government buys goods and services
  • Certifications and registrations necessary to sell to local, state and federal governments
  • How government agencies advertise their opportunities
  • Locating subcontracting opportunities with government “prime” contractors
  • Understanding the sales process

Registration is required and can be completed online at For more information, contact SEDA-COG’s Kristen Moyer at 570-524-4491 or


Cosponsors are the Carlisle Area Chamber of Commerce and the Small Business Development Center at Shippensburg University.


SEDA-COG’s Procurement Technical Assistance Center helps companies explore and compete in the local, state, and federal government marketplace. For more information about the SEDA-COG Procurement Technical Assistance Center, visit

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Procurement, PTAC, workshop selling to government first steps February 15


Created at 1/31/2018 11:43 AM by Liz Regan
Last modified at 1/31/2018 11:43 AM by Liz Regan