Government Contracting Committee
NVBCC Leadership and GovCon Committee chairs invite you to tune in to our Empowering your GovCon Footprint workshop series. These workshops' goal is to get our membership traction in the GovCon space by providing support, education, assistance, and opportunities for our members. Feel free to attend any meetings that will meet the needs of your business. Please remember that we will have more success if we pool our skills/resources. Program Topics: GSA Contracting assistance programs Assistance finding opportunities. Share found opportunities with other members for the purpose of teaming. Get guidance on how to proceed if you are stuck.
Our featured speaker this month is Michael Townsend representing PTAC Virginia. Michael Townsend is the former Sr. Director for Small Business Development and Utilization at SAIC. He was the corporate point of contact for all small business matters related to federal government, state and local government customers and commercial small business vendors and partners. His responsibilities included promoting small business utilization and outreach within the company, government customers and industry. Mr. Townsend developed and implemented the corporate small business processes in accordance with statutory requirements and was also the Small Business Liaison Officer (SBLO) responsible for small business compliance and reporting. Additionally, he oversaw and managed SAIC’s small business special programs including Mentor-Protégé (Federal Civilian and DoD), HBCU/MI and Ability One. B.S. Computer Management of Information Systems, University of Maryland University College Project Management Professional (PMP)