WHAT IS MATCHMAKING?

One of the highlights of Alliance Northwest is the ability for small businesses to meet one-on-one with procurement professionals from across the state.  This unique opportunity is a popular attraction of the Alliance Northwest event so advanced registration is required.

WHAT HAPPENS AT MATCHMAKING?

Small businesses who register for Alliance will meet have the opportunity to meet with table hosts for 8 minute meetings. All participants must be paid registered attendees for Alliance NW 2019.
Small businesses who choose to participate in Matchmaking will be alerted when it is time to register for their meetings.

WHEN DOES MATCHMAKING TAKE PLACE?

Matchmaking will take place at Alliance Northwest in the Matchmaking Area. The area will be open from 11 am until 1 pm for changes, cancellations or questions.
Matchmaking itself will happen between 2 pm and 4 pm in the Match making area.

HOW DO I REGISTER FOR MATCHMAKING?

Registration for Matchmaking will  commence on February 21. Early bird registrants will get a 24 hour head start.  You will be alerted with a registration link when registration opens.

HOW CAN I PREPARE FOR MY MEETING?

Washington PTAC  is available prior to the event to help you get ready to meet with the agencies.

Questions?  Matchmaking@alliancenorthwest.org

 

ALLIANCE 2019 MATCHMAKING EVENT IS SPONSORED BY:

WHAT AGENCIES WILL BE HOSTING A TABLE?

The following list of agencies will be available to meet individually with businesses at the event:

BergerABAM

Doyon Government Group

Hensel Phelps

Kiewit Infrastructure West Co.

Manson Construction

Naval Facilities Engineering Command Northwest (NAVFAC NW)

Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division – Keyport (NAVSEA)

Navy Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) Fleet Logistics Center Puget Sound

Nova Group, Inc.

NV5/Dade Moeller

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Puget Sound Naval Shipyard (PSNS) & Intermediate Maintenance Facility

Sellen Construction

Siemens Industries

Skanska

Swinerton Builders

Turner Construction

U.S. Army, Joint Base Lewis McChord (JBLM) Mission & Installation Contracting Command

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Washington Small Business Development Center

Washington State Department of Enterprise Services

Washington State Department of Transportation – Contract Services Office

Washington State Office of Minority & Women’s Business Enterprises

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