Procurement seminar offered


LEWISTON – A seminar by the Maine Procurement Technical Assistance Center, the Maine Manufacturing Extension Partners and the Maine Metal Products Association will be presented Friday, May 26, at the University of Southern Maine.

Participants will have an opportunity to meet, share knowledge and explore relationships that lead to greater participation in government procurements from defense supply centers. Defense supply centers issue 54,000 requisitions a day to support the war, from food to fuel. This seminar will cover selling opportunities and how to conduct business with any of the defense supply centers.

Eleanor Holland, director of Small Business Office Defense Supply Center, Columbus, is the presenter. The seminar is set from 8 a.m. to noon at Abromson Community Education Center, 88 Bedford St.

Cost is $20 per person payable by cash or check at the session to cover some of the associated costs. Preregistration is required by calling Maine PTAC at 942-6389 or e-mailing to [email protected]