Why Sponsor SDCOC?

The San Diego Contracting Opportunities Center (SDCOC) is the region’s only federally authorized Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC), operating under a Department of Defense Cooperative Agreement. Our mission is to assist small businesses in how to do business with federal, state and local government agencies.

We also provide a variety of services that are beneficial to prime contractor and agency sponsors. In addition to the below benefits, your sponsorship helps us to provide our services at no cost to small businesses located in San Diego County.

For more information on sponsoring SDCOC, please contact Gunnar Schalin, Program Director, at 619-285-7020 or .

Potential Benefits to Agency Sponsors

  1. Access to experienced government contracting specialists.
  2. Assistance in locating potential contractors/subcontractors locally and nationally.
  3. Assistance in developing or improving small business programs
  4. Help with small business outreach strategies.
  5. Support with small business outreach events and training.
  6. Assistance in meeting specific socio-economic subcontracting goals.

Potential Benefits to Prime Contractor Sponsors

  1. Access to experienced government contracting specialists.
  2. Assistance in locating potential subcontractors locally and nationally.
  3. Help with small business outreach strategies.
  4. Assistance with SBLO with general small business inquiries. 
  5. Assistance with FAR/DFAR interpretation for Contracts Specialists and SBLO.