Since opening it's doors in 2002, The Maryland PTAC has played an instrumental role in expanding the number of businesses capable of participating in government contracts all across the state. Here is a list that shows some of the services the Maryland PTAC provides its clients:
Information on federal/state/local procurement actions.
Assistance in obtaining solicitations, references, specifications, and drawings from buying offices.
Assistance with solicitation interpretation and bid package preparation.
Assistance in locating subcontracting opportunities.
Market research to locate government agencies who buy your product or services.
Access to library of federal, state, and local procurement resources.
Assistance with registrations and certifications (GSA Schedule, Woman-owned Small Business Certification, Veteran-owned and Service Disabled Veteran-owned Business Certification)
Referrals to other assistance agencies where appropriate.
Automated bid matching from hundreds of buying offices, tailored to individual client specifications. ($120 for a year / $60 for 6 months)
Workshops/seminars on a variety of contracting topics. (fee charged for workshops)