(FLINT, MICH. – July 25) Are you interested in learning how to work with the State of Michigan?  Then consider participating in the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) webinars designed to help local businesses learn how to contract with the state. PTAC

 Contracting 101 takes place on Tuesday, July 29 and Contracting 201 on Wednesday, July 30, both from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.  The two webinars combine to provide the steps necessary to pursue contracting with the State of Michigan.

“Working with the State of Michigan can open doors,” said Dustin Frigy, Director of PTAC for the Chamber. “These webinars provide the tools needed to pursue contracting with the State of Michigan.  Any business looking for a way to grow should consider government contracting.”

The webinars will be facilitated by Jenni Riehle, Vendor Outreach Coordinator for the State of Michigan, DTMB Procurement Department. Participants also will learn about the services and support the Chamber PTAC has available to help with the contracting process. The webinar will benefit management and employees who currently support or have an interest in facilitating government contracting within their companies.

There is no cost to participate in the webinars, but registration is required. To register or for more information contact Chelsea Schutz at (810) 600-1437 or ptac@flintandgenesee.org.