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Contract lists...anyone? Bueller?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Stephen Dec 14, 2012. 9 Replies

Greetings all, My issue is one of information. I work for a company that does a lot of work with local governments with regards to website development. During my year-end review (as a PR Manager), I…Continue

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Contract lists...anyone? Bueller?

Greetings all, My issue is one of information. I work for a company that does a lot of work with local governments with regards to website development. During my year-end review (as a PR Manager), I was told that there are publications (either on-line or physical) that list contracts that governments have awarded. I have done a fair amount of research, but either a) the Google gods have determined that I don't know the secret handshake and are thus unworthy of good results or b) I am looking…See More
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Stephen replied to Jerry Schmidt's discussion 'Contract lists...anyone? Bueller?'
"Interagency Contract Directory is another one"
Dec 14, 2012
Henry Chou replied to Jerry Schmidt's discussion 'Contract lists...anyone? Bueller?'
"Hi Jerry- Henry here from Onvia.  If you are looking for local government contract awards, Onvia (www.onvia.com) is definitely a service that you should definitely check out.  We have a comprehensive database of contracts awards…"
Dec 14, 2012
Jerry Schmidt replied to Jerry Schmidt's discussion 'Contract lists...anyone? Bueller?'
"Stewart, thanks for the great information. I knew I posted this on the right site."
Dec 14, 2012
Stewart F Gwyn replied to Jerry Schmidt's discussion 'Contract lists...anyone? Bueller?'
Dec 14, 2012
Stewart F Gwyn replied to Jerry Schmidt's discussion 'Contract lists...anyone? Bueller?'
"quickly I set contract # and found these hits.  May help http://usaspending.gov/ ;(soliciting) http://www.govbudgets.com/ ;(NASA Contracts) http://iq.govwin.com/ ;(soliciting) http://smallbusiness.data.gov/ ;(data contracts)"
Dec 14, 2012
Jerry Schmidt replied to Jerry Schmidt's discussion 'Contract lists...anyone? Bueller?'
"Thanks, Sterling! Appreciate the heads up!"
Dec 14, 2012
Sterling Whitehead replied to Jerry Schmidt's discussion 'Contract lists...anyone? Bueller?'
"Look at government sites open to the public like: 1) fpds.gov 2) fbo.gov"
Dec 14, 2012
Jerry Schmidt replied to Jerry Schmidt's discussion 'Contract lists...anyone? Bueller?'
"Thanks! I'll look into it!"
Dec 13, 2012
GovLoop replied to Jerry Schmidt's discussion 'Contract lists...anyone? Bueller?'
"Subscription services like Onvia and Deltek should probably have it"
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Contract lists...anyone? Bueller?

Greetings all, My issue is one of information. I work for a company that does a lot of work with local governments with regards to website development. During my year-end review (as a PR Manager), I was told that there are publications (either on-line or physical) that list contracts that governments have awarded. I have done a fair amount of research, but either a) the Google gods have determined that I don't know the secret handshake and are thus unworthy of good results or b) I am looking…See More
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At 11:35am on June 19, 2012, Corey McCarren said…

Hello Jerry, welcome to GovLoop!

Given your interests, I've got a few tips on getting involved here. Seeing as you are interested in Leadership and Communications, I think you should check out those subcommunities, as linked. Second, if you have any questions about the site, don't hesitate to ask, or check out our FAQ. Great seeing you here, and I look forward to your continued participation. Have a great day!

 
 
 

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