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 in region 4 through a continually improving program of training and business services.

This procurement technical assistance center is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the Department of Defense. Additionally, the Muskegon Area First Regional PTAC is funded in part by the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC).


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 & Resources

Learn about our valuable services, on-demand training options, and see a additional resources.

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.

Additional Resources

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

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