Next Wednesday local businesses interested in marketing services to the State of Oregon will get the opportunity to learn how directly from those agencies most involved in contracting for all manner of services. The Governor's Market Place Roadshow is a single day event on Wednesday, October, 24th and will be held at Clatsop Community College. The event is free to attend and on line registration is required.
The roadshow features representatives from the Oregon Transportation Department, the Department of State Administrative services, Business Oregon, GCAP part of a nationwide network of Procurement Technical Assistance centers that assists Oregon businesses in marketing products and services to government agencies, The Business Express which is the states one-stop business portal to help businesses quickly find information and services on line, Worksource Oregon will provide an economist to give a quick overview of the local economy including labor trends, The Oregon department Of Revenue will give a presentation and The Oregon Small Business Council will have a representative on hand to talk about how that organization was formed to provide a voice for Oregon small businesses in state government. Following presentations there will be break-out groups as well.
The event runs from 9:00am to 3:00pm at Clatsop Comunity College, Columbia Hall room 219. The roadshow is free and lunch is provided. Pre-registration is required with that registration on line at : http://govroadshow2012astoria.eventbrite.com
For questions contact Kimberly Sutton at 503-986-6526