DemandStar Adds 10 Local Governments and Thousands of Vendors in July

August 1, 2019

10 New Local Governments Can Now Reach Diversity Goals Through Community Supplier Partnerships Formed with DemandStar’s E-Bidding Network

Seattle, Wash. (August 6, 2019)DemandStar, the online network connecting government procurement officers with local and national suppliers, announced today that it signed 10 new government agencies across five states to the DemandStar network in July.

These new agencies join DemandStar’s fast-growing vendor management system of other government agencies and community suppliers across the country, allowing them to instantly identify, bid and supply services both locally and nationally, resulting in lasting supplier relationships.

“We are excited to help these government agencies reach more suppliers and achieve their vendor management goals,” said Ben Vaught, CEO of DemandStar. “Through the DemandStar network, these procurement departments will be able to use e-bidding to save money and fulfill diversity goals by reaching small, minority-owned and veteran-owned businesses in their immediate community. Using DemandStar is a win-win for both community suppliers and local governments.”

“Thanks to the DemandStar network, these procurement departments will be able to reach small, minority-owned and veteran-owned businesses in their immediate community who can help them reach their diversity goals, and they will be able to use the DemandStar network to do  E-Bidding. This is a win/win for both the supplier communities and the government agencies” commented Ben.

The 10 new government agencies are:

Florida
City of Avon Park
Meadow Point Community Development District in Riverview
Tampa Bay Regional Planning Council in Tampa Bay
Town of Cutler Bay
Talquin Electric Cooperative  

Illinois
DuPage Township

Kentucky
City of Frankfort 

Missouri
City of Kimberling
Taney County Ambulance District

Washington State
Ferry County 

ABOUT DEMANDSTAR
DemandStar builds communities by connecting governments quickly and efficiently with quality suppliers. Founded in 1998, we pioneered the online marketplace concept for bidding on government contracts and now serve as the gateway for partnership between agencies and suppliers throughout the United States. For more information visit www.demandstar.com or call 206.940.0305

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