Aspen, Colo (PRWEB) January 08, 2014
Pitkin County has officially announced its joining of the Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System, an e-procurement system from BidNet that delivers convenient, centralized online access to bid opportunities.
The Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System (https://www.rockymountainbidsystem.com) simplifies the purchasing process for its government agency partners by offering electronic document distribution, electronic bid submission, online vendor management and reporting capabilities to see the reach of an RFP or other solicitation. Pitkin County joins other participating agencies spread across Colorado and Wyoming, already utilizing the purchasing tools available through the bid system.
"Pitkin County Government is always looking for ways to streamline, simplify and make our RFP processes as transparent and equitable as possible," said Assistant County Manager, Phylis Mattice. "We know there are many local, regional and national vendors who’d like to do business with us. Our vendors now have centralized access to bid opportunities from Pitkin County."
Pitkin County becomes the 99th local government agency to join the Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System. Part of BidNet’s national e-procurement solution, SourceSuite, the Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System connects 1,450 departments from 99 local agencies and provides a bid system for vendors looking to do business with local government. BidNet’s e-procurement solution includes purchasing systems strategically located throughout the United States. The e-procurement solution provides over 900 local government agencies with a purchasing and vendor management solution through its online bid systems.
Pitkin County joined the Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System on Wednesday, Jan. 8 offering its vendors instant access to RFPs, quotes, addendum and award information. The county requests all local vendors join to receive access to its bid opportunities and those of the other participating local government agencies on the Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System. Vendors who register can receive real-time notification of bids, RFPs, quotes, addenda, awards and advanced notice of term contract expiration that are customized to their products and services by all participating agencies on the bid system.
Pitkin County invites all of its vendors to register on the bid system , http://www.rockymountainbidsystem.com, or call BidNet’s e-procurement solution live support, Monday-Friday from 8 A.M. – 8 P.M. (EST).
About BidNet’s e-Procurement Solution
BidNet’s e-procurement solution, SourceSuite, helps more than 900 buying organizations across the country with its supplier management, document distribution and audit and control tools. SourceSuite offers a configurable solution to purchasing departments in a variety of industries. More information is available at http://www.sourcesuite.com or by calling 800-835-4603.