The UC Merced SBDC Regional Network has partnered with the Monterey Bay Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) to assist small business owners with obtaining government contracting opportunities. Monterey PTAC is part of the Monterey County Business Council; its service territory overlaps the UC Merced SBDC Regional Network as illustrated below.
Monterey Bay PTAC provides procurement assistance to help businesses identify their products and/or services to the appropriate agency, by offering confidential consulting at no cost. Monterey Bay PTAC is a member of the National Association of Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (APTAC), which provides a network that allows PTAC consultants almost instant access to the expertise and experience of more than 500 colleagues, as well as real-time information from government agencies regarding new requirements and initiatives on government contracting.
To receive assistance from Monterey Bay PTAC for procurement technical assistance, please visit www.montereybayptac.com.