This Is Not Your Ordinary Business Conference!

For the 12th year, Wyoming’s business owners and entrepreneurs are invited to attend the GRO-Biz Conference & Idea Expo to network with other business owners, meet economic development professionals, and connect with multiple procurement officers to help them start selling their products in the multi-billion dollar federal government contract market.The conference will be held Feb. 18-20, 2014 at Little America in Cheyenne, Wyo.

The GRO-Biz Conference & Idea Expo is two events rolled into one.  GRO-Biz/Idea provides opportunities to learn from experts presenting innovative workshops that inspire attendees to think about their business in new and exciting ways.  In addition, the conference provides Wyoming’s small businesses  the opportunity to better understand state and federal government procurement processes and  meet with professionals who can provide valuable information on bidding process,  including topics such as capabilities statements, GSA schedules, working with the State of Wyoming, working with the Department of Transportation and the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program, and a panel discussion with contractors who will discuss the challenges they faced as they got into government contracting.

Register by Feb. 11, 2014 for the discounted cost of $165 per registrant; beginning February 11, 2014 registration fee is $185.  To see agenda and to register, visit:

Conference partners include Senator Mike Enzi, Governor Matt Mead, the Wyoming Business Council, the Small Business Administration, the Wyoming Entrepreneur PTAC and SBDC, and the University of Wyoming Business Resource Network partners. Senator Enzi is scheduled to open the conference Feb. 19 as the conference Keynote speaker.

For more information or to register, contact Wyoming PTAC by phone at 866.253.3300 or by email at or visit: