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Doing Business with the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Event date: 
Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 8:30am - 1:00pm
Event location: 
Liberty Hall Corporate Center, 1085 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ 07083


The EPA's goal is to award 42% of its contracts to small businesses – are

 you getting your share of this lucrative market?

This workshop will walk you through the process of getting started with the EPA and will provide hot tips on smart marketing to EPA buyers. Find out if the EPA is buying what you’re selling and how you can get your proposal noticed.

The Essentials of Government Contracting

Monitoring and responding to solicitations, processing paperwork, writing proposals, pricing your services/products - government contracting can be overwhelming, no matter the agency.

This highly interactive session will help you make sense of what's really important and how to keep on track. Bring your questions and share your experiences - you'll come away better prepared.

Learn from the experts

Peggy DeLuca
Contract Specialist, EPA

Peggy has been in the government contracting field since 2000, with stints in the Department of Defense prior to her current role in the EPA.

She began her contracting career at Ft. Monmouth working with major defense contractors and then moved to Naval Weapons Station Earle in Colts Neck, procuring and administering major construction and facilities management contracts.

Peggy joined the EPA in 2010, where she administers Region 2 Superfund contracts, serves as the Small Business Coordinator for Contract Management and is Region2’s Focal Point for the Contractor Past Performance Assessment System.

Peggy holds an MS in Management, with a concentration in Acquisition and Government Contract Management from Florida Institute of Technology.  She also earned a Level III certification in Contracting from Defense Acquisition University.

Maryann Williams
Director, UCEDC PTAC

Maryann brings over 30 years of government contracting experience to her position as director of UCEDC’s PTAC program.  She brings a unique perspective to the job as she’s held positions on both sides of the table – helping businesses to obtain government contracts as well as overseeing the government contract process for a manufacturing concern in New Jersey.   

Following an 18-year tenure as a senior contracting official for Greenbrier Industries in Englewood Cliffs, Maryann served as director of the Rockland County PTAC for 13 years. 

She joined UCEDC in 2007, and under her direction, the PTAC program was awarded the 2010 “Outstanding Center Award” by the Association of Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (APTAC).

For more information contact Rogers Ramsey @ /908-527-1166

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