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Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTAC)

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Office of Business Assistance, Procurement Technical Assistance Centers
Phone: (614) 644-1637
Fax: (614) 466-4172

Mailing Address
Ohio Development Services Agency
Office of Business Assistance
Procurement Technical Assistance Program
77 South High Street, P.O. Box 1001
Columbus, Ohio 43216-1001

The Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTAC) help Ohio's businesses seeking to compete for federal, state, and local government contracts. The program is part of a nationwide network of Procurement Technical Assistance Centers created by the U.S. Department of Defense. In Ohio, the Ohio Development Services Agency hosts the program which is supported by a number of community-based organizations serving local businesses.

The Procurement Technical Assistance Centers provide a variety of services that include bid preparation assistance, bid-matching services, military specifications, one-on-one training, product and procurement histories, help with information resources, and trade events where Ohio firms can meet government buyers. These services are provided at no cost to Ohio businesses.

Procurement Technical Assistance Centers are located throughout Ohio in the following cities: Athens, Cincinnati, Columbus, Dayton, Kirtland, and Toledo. Additional full service centers are located in Youngstown and South Point.

The Procurement Technical Assistance Centers are funded in part through a cooperative agreement from the Department of Defense (DOD) through a program administered by the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA). The content of any written materials or verbal communications of the PTAC does not necessarily reflect the official views of or imply endorsement by DOD or DLA.

Ohio Congressional Districts with Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) Regions

Toledo PTAC Toledo Regional Chamber of Commerce
300 Madison Ave., Ste 200
Toledo, Ohio 43604
(419) 243-8191

Ohio University PTAC at Columbus
401 North Front Street, Suite 200
Columbus, Ohio 43215
(614) 220-9030

Ohio University PTAC at Dayton
2642 Indian Ripple Road
Dayton, Ohio 45407
(937) 306-1469

Ohio University PTAC at Cincinnati
1776 Mentor Ave, Ste 240
Cincinnati, Ohio 45212
(513) 351-0851

Ohio PTAC State Director Ohio Development Services Agency
77 S High St, 28th floor
PO Box 1001
Columbus, Ohio 43216-1001
(614) 644-1637

Northeast Ohio (NEO) PTAC
Lakeland Community College

7700 Clock Tower Drive
Engineering Building Rm 222
Kirtland, Ohio 44094
(440) 525-7739

Ohio University PTAC at Akron
526 South Main Street
Akron, Ohio 44311
(330) 252-0571

Mahoning Valley PTAC Mahoning Valley Economic Development Corporation
4319 Belmont
Youngstown, Ohio 44505
(330) 759-3668 x24

Athens, Ohio 45701
(740) 597-1868

Ohio University PTAC at Lancaster
1570 Granville Pike, Suite 314
Lancaster, Ohio 43130-1097
(740) 654-6711 x290

Ohio University PTAC at Athens Ohio University Voinovich Center for Leadership and Public Affairs
The Ridges, Building 20
Athens, Ohio 45701
(740) 597-1868