November 15, 2011: A second Order-In-Council transferred 5,000 public service staff to Shared Services Canada from 42 departments.

October 18, 2011: The Honourable Tony Clement, President of the Treasury Board and Minister responsible for Fed Nor, delivered the opening keynote address to the Government Technology Exhibition and Conference (GTEC) to discuss the modernization and streamlining of government services.

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March 12, 2012: The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Public Works and Government Services, and Liseanne Forand, President, Shared Services Canada, appeared before the Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates.

December 8, 2011: The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Public Works and Government Services, appeared with Liseanne Forand, President, Shared Services Canada, and Grant Westcott, Chief Operating Officer, Shared Services Canada, before the Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates to provide an overview of Shared Services Canada to parliamentarians.

We provide procurement technical assistance by offering no-fee and confidential counseling on selling your products and/or services to the appropriate local, state or federal government agency.

PTAC has worked with US Foam and Etch for several years now and has recently assisted with facilitating introductions to other GSA providers that could benefit from their services.

The North Carolina Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) educates business associates on how to obtain contracts by providing comprehensive assistance in selling products and services to local, state and federal government agencies.

The PTAC is one of many services offered by the Small Business and Technology Development Center (SBTDC).

DD Consulting and Management is a certified minority-owned business that provides an array solutions and services for data storage management, backup and long term archiving of healthcare data and surveillance data.

The company targeted the government contracting market to expand and diversify its client base.

July 4, 2012: The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Public Works and Government Services and Minister for Status of Women, announced that the Shared Services Canada Act received Royal Assent on June 29, 2012.

(News Release: Minister Ambrose Announces the Passage of Legislation on Shared Services Canada) June 29, 2012: A third Order-in-Council transferred over 50 employees from Public Works and Government Services Canada's (PWGSC) Acquisitions Branch to Shared Services Canada (SSC).

The bill was effective September 29, 2012 and implemented significant personnel reform for Arizona State government.