Travel Services Re-Bid
The Strategic Sourcing Division is re-bidding the State’s Travel Agency Contract that was awarded in 2009. The current contract is allowed the State agencies and CO-OP members to book travel either online or through a travel agent at very competitive rates
Utilizing a new competitive request for proposals solicitation will produce the best values for the State. Specifically, this process will:
- Utilize the State's purchasing power to procure best possible price
- Obtain state of the art travel agency features
- Secure best in class customer service and
- Deliver robust reporting
The Strategic Sourcing Division will meet with the major stakeholders for their suggestions. The division will issue a Request for Proposals solicitation and will meet with vendors in February. The final contact award is scheduled for June with the services to begin September 2014.