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Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTACs) in Michigan are not-for-profit organizations made up of regional offices located throughout the state. Created in 1983, Muskegon Area First’s PTAC has been facilitating community economic development and growth through a continually improving program of training and business services.


Our mission is to enhance national defense and economic development in the State of Michigan by assisting Michigan businesses in obtaining and performing on federal, state and local government contracts.

Service Region

Muskegon Area First’s PTAC provides government contracting assistance to all business types in a 13-county service area that includes: Allegan, Barry, Ionia, Kent, Lake, Mason, Mecosta, Montcalm, Muskegon, Newaygo, Oceana, Osceola, and Ottawa. View a directory of Michigan PTACs.

Become a Client

Becoming a client is simple and will enable you to join the Bid Match Service to streamline the government procurement process.

Services & Events

Learn about our valuable services, on-demand training options, and see a schedule of upcoming events.

Selling to the Government

Explore the options available to you when contracting with the various sectors of the federal, state, and local government.

Business Certifications

Access more opportunities and give your business a competitive advantage through specialized business certifications.

Specialized Procurement Topics

Learn more about the various specialized procurement resources that your business can leverage.

Rules, Regulations & Forms

We’ve compiled a helpful list of all the forms you need to start doing business with the government.


How can we help?

Our experienced team is here to assist you!