November 15, 2017

Listen to Veteran’s Day episode of The Daily Helping Podcast

Dr. Richard Shuster is a licensed clinical psychologist and the host of The Daily Helping Podcast. In honor of Veteran’s Day last week, he has produced a special episode of the podcast focusing on veterans with PTSD, including interviews and information about resources to help veterans and families. Click here to listen to the episode.

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November 9, 2017

HOUSE & SENATE ARMED SERVICES COMMITTEES COMPLETE CONFERENCE ON NDAA 2018

For Immediate Release: November 8, 2017 Contact: HASC Communications (202) 225-2539   HOUSE & SENATE ARMED SERVICES COMMITTEES COMPLETE CONFERENCE ON NDAA FOR  FISCAL YEAR 2018 Washington, D.C. –  Representative Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee and U.S. Senators John McCain (R-AZ) and Jack Reed (D-RI), Chairman and Ranking Member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, today …

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November 8, 2017

On the behalf of Mid-Tier Advocacy, Inc., we wish to thank you for being our guest at the MTA Business Focused Breakfast Saluting Veterans on November 3, 2017 at the Tower Club.   Because of your attendance, the event was a success!      We are always grateful to our honorable speakers and wish to remind you to visit our website …

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October 30, 2017

Update on the National Defense Authorization Act

The FY2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), passed by the House this past July and the Senate in September, authorizes appropriations for military activities of the Department of Defense, military construction and defense actives of the Department of Energy. The final draft of the bill includes contracting and entrepreneurial development bills introduced by nine members of the Small Business Committee. …

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October 23, 2017

November MTA Business Focused Breakfast “Saluting Our Veterans” is coming!

Our Mid-tier Advocacy, Inc. (MTA) Business Focused Breakfast supporting our veteran business community has been amazingly successful in the past. MTA received notes and remarks from attendees who were pleased with the pertinent information provided to help their business identify opportunities and expand their professional networks. We are excited by the great participation and support of the Federal Agencies and community organizations …

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October 23, 2017

Small Business Sustainability Issues Forum–Army Acquisition Opportunities

1. Links to some Army commands’ Acquisition Forecasts: NGB: http://nationalguard.mil/Leadership/JointStaff/SpecialStaff/SmallBusinessPrograms.aspx USACE (MILCON): http://www.usace.army.mil/Business-With-Us/MILCON-Forecast/ MICC: https://micc.army.mil/business-opportunities.asp AMCOM Competition Advocate Shopping List: https://ams8.redstone.army.mil/casl_cmo/casldba.casl_cmo_casl TACOM LCMC:  http://army.mil/contractingcenters/acc-     wrn/Oppt/APBI_2018_2019.pdf PEO STRI: Forecast provided at annual Training and Simulation Industry Symposium (TSIS).  Updates given monthly at PALT meetings.  Last TSIS:  http://peostri.army.mil/2017-army-tsis-presentation-15-june 2. MEDCOM Highlighted Acquisition Opportunities: The Health Readiness Contracting Office awarded contract #W81K04-12-D-0017 to …

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October 23, 2017

Speakers Announced for Our Business Focused Breakfast: “Procurement Opportunities for Veteran Owned Business” on November 3rd

Department  of Homeland Security Dan F. Sturdivant, II   Dan Sturdivant serves as the Senior Small Business Advisor & Service Disabled Veteran Owned Business Coordinator; OSDBU, U. S. Department of Homeland Security. Dan is responsible for activities and program implementation, DHS-wide, which would increase opportunities for the small business community nation-wide. Additionally, at Homeland Security, Dan’s also responsible for the …

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October 20, 2017

From Our Strategic Partners at Public Spend Forum

Public Procurement Insights Perspectives and Insights on the Public Sector Market from Public Spend Forum GSA’s Blockchain Blockbuster In his latest blog post, Dr. Steve Kelman interviews GSA’s Jose Arrieta who led the effort to award the federal government’s first contract to use blockchain technology. Read More Price Verification – ‘Basic Function Or Lost Art’ When making a purchase using a state, …

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