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Tiffany Hixson: GSA Moves Forward with Professional Services Contract Vehicles Consolidation

The General Services Administration is working with industry to implement a consolidated professional services contract schedule for vendors and customer agencies by November, Federal News Radio reported Thursday. Jason Miller writes Tiffany Hixson, professional services category executive at GSA’s Federal Acquisition Service, said the consolidation effort is aimed to make …

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Tom Sharpe: GSA Seeks Agency, Vendor Feedback on Multiple Award Schedules Reform

The General Services Administration will collaborate with other government agencies and vendors to change portions of GSA’s Multiple Award Schedules program, Federal Times reported Monday. Aaron Boyd writes GSA wants to implement a new pricing model that would allow the agency to compare industry bids to commercial market prices and existing contracts. …

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Kevin Youel Page Named FAS Deputy Commissioner as GSA Adds 3 Acquisition Hallways

Kevin Youel Page, assistant commissioner at the General Services Administration‘s Office of Integrated Award Environment, has taken the role of deputy commissioner at the agency’s Federal Acquisition Service, Federal News Radio reported Monday. Page previously served as deputy assistant commissioner at the agency’s Office of Integrated Technology Services and succeeds Bill Sisk, who has moved …

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Report: Chris Hamm Promoted to Director of GSA’s FEDSIM Segment

Chris Hamm, operations director of the General Services Administration‘s Federal Systems Integration and Management Center, will take the role of director next month, FCW reported Tuesday. Mark Rockwell reports that Hamm will succeed GSA veteran and four-year FEDSIM Director Steve Viar, who plans to retire. Hamm told the publication that the center will continue its work …

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Tiffany Hixson: GSA to Use ‘Parallel’ Method, Not Halt Services Schedule Addition

The General Services Administration has decided against a temporary halt to additions on the agency’s services schedules as it seeks to refresh and consolidate the schedules, GSA’s Tiffany Hixson has told Federal News Radio. Hixson, professional services category executive at GSA’s Federal Acquisition Service, told the station that all new vendors will …

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Tiffany Hixson: GSA to Halt New Services Schedule Entries in Consolidation Move

The General Services Administration has suspended the entry of new vendors into its seven contract schedules for professional services as part of program reforms led by Tiffany Hixson, Federal News Radio reported Thursday. Jason Miller reports that Hixson, professional services category executive at GSA’s Federal Acquisition Service, said the suspension period could last for …

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Tiffany Hixson: GSA to Consolidate Professional Services Contract Schedules

The General Services Administration is looking to merge seven government-wide acquisition contract vehicles for professional services into one federal schedule, Federal News Radio reported Wednesday. Jason Miller writes that GSA plans to consolidate schedules that industry uses to offer management consulting, environmental, financial, engineering, logistics, marketing and language services across …

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GSA Secures 23% Discount for Gov’t Official Air Travel in FY 2015

The General Services Administration has awarded air travel contracts to eight U.S. carriers in a move that GSA says could save taxpayers nearly $2.3 billion. Federal government officials traveling after Oct. 1 will get a 23 percent discount below benchmark fares under the City Pair Program, GSA said Thursday. Domestic flight …

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