Analysis: Next generation of multiple-award schedule coud ‘reinvigorate’ federal marketplace

Roger Waldron, president, Coalition for Government Procurement

wfedstaff | June 4, 2015 6:18 pm

Balancing government requirements and commercial best practices in the next generation of Multiple Awards Schedules could be a big boost for the General Services Administration.

Roger Waldron, the president of the Coalition for Government Procurement, said it could serve to “reinvigorate commercial best practices in the federal market place.”

Waldron, joined In Depth with Francis Rose to discuss the balance between government requirements and commercial best practices when it comes to Multiple Awards Schedules.

Waldron, who also hosts the “Off the Shelf” program, discussed how to put the “commercial” back into commercial-item contracting.



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