March 04, 2014 11:19 ET

Sarasota County Selects BidSync

Organization Will Use BidSync Solution for Sourcing

AMERICAN FORK, UT--(Marketwired - Mar 4, 2014) - BidSync announced today that Sarasota County, Florida has been added to its roster of public sector clients. With BidSync, the leader in cloud-based, end-to-end procurement and bid notification services, Sarasota County will be able to create, manage and award procurement solicitations.

Sarasota County is home to nearly 400,000 people. The county has created initiatives that have made improving the procurement process a priority. BidSync will allow the county to create RFPs and solicitations and effectively manage the purchasing process. 

"We are excited to work with Sarasota County," said Fred Tillman, interim CEO. "We are pleased that BidSync will be able to play a significant role in the county's initiative to improve the procurement process."

BidSync's e-procurement products give government agencies, educational institutions and NGOs the tools they need to effectively manage procurement in today's challenging economic environment. The company's proven solutions deliver powerful tools that enable clients to effectively oversee the process from solicitation to settlement. BidSync also provides bid notification services to vendors around the country who are looking to do business with government agencies.

"One of our goals in Sarasota County Government is to provide excellent customer service," said Ted Coyman, Sarasota County Procurement Official. "With BidSync, we'll be able to provide vendors with a single web portal containing the most current Sarasota County solicitations as well as save vendors time and resources by providing immediate feedback about incomplete or incorrectly prepared bids."

When fully deployed, Sarasota County will be able to create solicitations, manage bid submissions and award contracts more quickly and easily. They will have access to BidSync's comprehensive library of templates and piggybacking language as well as the company's vendor portal, which simplifies the management of communication and documentation between vendors and the agency.

About BidSync: BidSync is the industry leader in developing cloud-based, end-to-end procurement and bid notification solutions for the public sector. More than 1,000 government agencies nationwide employ BidSync's e-procurement solutions to reduce costs and improve efficiencies to meet increasing procurement demands. Providing the largest government bid notification system in North America, BidSync enables its database of more than 700,000 suppliers and vendors to identify, respond to and potentially win more bid opportunities. BidSync was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in American Fork, Utah. To learn more about BidSync, visit