Cross Timbers PTAC now available in Waco

 The North Texas SBDC and Cross Timbers PTAC partner once again! 

The University of Texas at Arlington's (UTA) Cross Timbers Procurement Technical Assistance Center (CTPTAC), is funded in part by a Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) grant and UTA. 

NTSBDC and Cross Timbers have partnered to provide expanded government contracting services to small businesses in the Tyler and Waco market areas. Under this agreement, Tyler Junior College and McLennan Community College through the North Texas SBDC Network have agreed to host PTAC counselors in their respective locations.  

Cross Timbers will provide a counselor in each location one or more times each month, conduct follow up meetings, conduct workshops on capability statements, proposal preparation, marketing and cybersecurity awareness. In addition, Cross Timbers will assist with direct marketing to companies in SBDC locations, hold advertising office hours and workshops. 

CTPTAC is one of over 90 Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC’s) in the US, and one of 9 Regional Centers in Texas. CTPTAC currently has the largest territory in Texas with 60 counties to provide technical assistance for government contracting to small businesses. 

CTPTAC's client base in Central Texas is 65 out of a potential 3,092 businesses and in East Texas, 16 out of a potential 2,488 businesses. This partnership will expand services to better reach/impact more businesses in East and Central Texas. To make an appointment in Waco, please call 254-299-8141 or 1-800-349-7232.