Greater Pierce County Purchasing Forum on October 6
The Pierce County Economic Development Department and the City of Lakewood Economic Development Department, with participating agencies, are hosting a free Purchasing Forum for local businesses. Learn new and existing business opportunities with government agencies.
- Learn first-hand how to register and compete for contracts with federal, state, and local government agencies
- Ask questions of a panel of government purchasing agents
- Meet one-on-one with purchasing agents
- Network with other Pierce County business owners and managers
- Attend the breakout session: Safety Saves You Money
- Receive an update of the governor's subcabinet focus on increasing access for small and minority, women, and veteran owned businesses.
George E. Northcroft
Regional Administrator, Northwest/Arctic Region
General Services Administration
Breakout Session: Safety Saves You Money
Presented by: Rose Gundersen, Dept. of Labor & Industries Small Business Liaison
Whether an entrepreneur just starting out or a seasoned employer, come learn
useful tips and about free programs available to employers. This session will help
you establish policies and procedures to stay in compliance and avoid common
costly mistakes related to work place safety.