ECUA Representatives Speak at SBDC Workshop

On Tuesday, December 13, 2011, the Florida Small Business Development Center with the UWF Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) Program, will offer a free workshop entitled, “How to do Business with the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority” (ECUA). The event will be held in Pensacola at 401 East Chase Street, Suite 100, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Central Standard Time.

The informational meeting will educate attendees about the potential of doing business with the ECUA, while increasing participation in obtaining future ECUA contracts. Participants will learn about the bidding process, qualification requirements, future business opportunities, and how the ECUA hiring process is conducted.

ECUA speakers will include; Bill Johnson, director of engineering, Peter Wilkinson, purchasing and store manager, and Rick Anderson, director of human resources and administrative services.

The workshop is free; however, pre-registration is recommended.

For more information contact Laura Subel, PTAC program manager,  (850) 473-7806, or to register on line @