ECUA Presents Evening of Information and Opportunities

Free Event Provides New Information on Doing Business with the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority

On Thursday, March 29, 2012, the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) will present “An Evening of Information and Opportunities.” The “How to do Business” event will be held at the Sanders Beach-Corinne Jones Resource Center,  913 South “I” Street, Pensacola, Florida, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

The informational meeting will educate attendees about the potential of doing business with the ECUA, while increasing participation in obtaining future ECUA contracts. There will also be a discussion about the new requirements for Payment and Performance bonds, which will allow greater MBE/SBE/and WBE participation. Attendees 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, Lydia Fortin, representative of human resources and administrative services, and Mountie Bedford, MBE Underwriting.

About ECUA:
Originally founded as
the Escambia County Utilities Authority in 1981. The ECUA is a local governmental body, existing under the laws of the State of Florida and provides sanitation, water, and wastewater services. The ECUA’s name was officially changed to the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority on June 29, 2004.