Cattaraugus County PTAC

The Cattaraugus County Department of Economic Development, Planning and Tourism administers a government marketing and technical assistance program as one of the special economic development projects offered to assist businesses of Cattaraugus County and the
New York State Southern Tier.

We provide confidential one-on-one consulting and training to assist businesses both SMALL and LARGE with marketing goods and/or services to federal, state and local governments. We have the resources to help you grow your business and, as a governmental organization, most of our services are free.

We also offer no-cost training events and workshops to help you strengthen your business knowledge of marketing to the government and apply it immediately to your business plans. Whether starting a new business or running an existing business, we can help you guide your business to a more successful future. Click on the Training Events / Webinars link on the left to look at the FREE training available

All businesses located in our fourteen county service area of Allegany, Broome, Cattaraugus, Cayuga, Chautauqua, Chemung, Chenango, Cortland, Madison, Niagara, Schuyler, Steuben, Tioga and Tompkins are eligible to utilize the PTAC services. Our PTAC is one of seven located in New York State. Click here to find your local PTAC.

The links on the left will be very helpful in researching government marketing opportunities. Our Library of Documents contains downloadable pdfs that are hotlinked to numerous useful websites. If you have any questions please contact our center for more information. We look forward for the opportunity to assist you.

*** The Cattaraugus County PTAC, which serves as a Procurement Technical Assistance Center, is funded through a cooperative agreement from the Department of Defense (DOD) through a program that is 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. ***

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We have
presentations on


that will assist you in "Selling to the Government."

GSA has posted a webinar, "Updating Your CCR Registration in SAM" on YouTube. Click HERE.

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