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.


• Bid preparation assistance
• Bid-matching services
• Military specifications
• One-on-one training
• Product and procurement histories
• Help with information resources
• Trade events where Ohio firms can meet government buyers