The Ohio Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTAC) help Ohio businesses compete for and win federal, state and local government contracts. This statewide network is part of a national network of Procurement Technical Assistance Centers.  PTACs match businesses with contract opportunities, help them prepare bids, navigate requirements, and assist them after winning contracts, at no cost. To learn more about Ohio PTAC, click the logo below. 


PTAC staff have resumed meeting with clients face-to-face.  Clients may meet with their PTAC counselor from PTAC offices or at their location. If the client prefers, meetings, events, and counseling sessions may continue to be conducted via phone, email or video.  PTAC staff is reachable by email, text or phone.  

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Service Areas

The Northwest Ohio Procurement Technical Assistance Center is located in Keese Hall on the campus of Rhodes State College.

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Success Stories

Want to know how we can help you? Check out our clients' success stories and learn how we can help you.

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The RSC NWO PTAC helps your business identify, compete for and succeed in accessing government contracts.

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Additional Resources

Learn about Government Contracting and find answers to commonly asked questions.

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Meet Our Team

Doug Durliat

Doug Durliat PTAC Specialist
(419) 995-8353


The Procurement Technical Assistance Center at Rhodes State College is affiliated with the United States Department of Defense, Defense Logistic Agency, the Ohio Development Services Agency, and the Rhodes State College Workforce Development and Innovation/Continuing Education. Click on the logo below to learn more about Ohio PTAC.



The Northwest Ohio (NWO) Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) program is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Department of Defense, Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) and the Ohio Development Services Agency. All opinions, conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the PTAC. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Courtney Hastings, 4240 Campus Drive, Lima, Ohio 45804, (419) 995-8032.