Schedules Consolidation: All for One, and One for All!

This week, the General Services Administration (GSA) announced that it will be consolidating its 24 Multiple Award Schedules (MAS) into a single Schedule for best value commercial solutions. This significant milestone is just the latest step in GSA’s efforts to...

Happy Thanksgiving!

We depart from our regular blog to acknowledge the Thanksgiving holiday that we celebrate next week. I would like to share with you a Thanksgiving Day Proclamation from 1908. In this proclamation, President Theodore Roosevelt reminds us of our great history, and, in...

Procurement Trick or Treat!

Halloween is upon us, bringing an assortment of ghouls, goblins, and monsters to our front doors, for one of my favorite holiday celebrations. Although, sadly, my children have outgrown the Halloween tradition of dressing-up, I still enjoy the air of spookiness, the...

A New Committee for the Federal Fiscal New Year!

Happy Federal Fiscal New Year! The Coalition wishes everyone in the procurement community a successful Fiscal Year (FY) 2019! As we begin the new year, success for all ultimately will be measured by whether the procurement system is able to deliver best value mission...