Upcoming events: Visit us at a trade show near you to meet KPN staff and get your questions answered in person
Visit with KPN staff in person at one of several upcoming trade shows. Get your questions answered. Learn about our bid process. Find solutions for projects or procurements at your agency.
Here is our schedule for 2018:
California Association of Public Procurement Officials
North Carolina Association of School Business Officials
New York Athletic Directors Conference – Saratoga Springs, NY
PASBO (Pennsylvania Association School Board Officials) – Hershey, PA
NAEP (National Association of Educational Procurement) – Reno, NV
NSBA (National School Board Association) Conference – Denver, CO
Dude Univerity Conference – San Diego, CA
PA Recreation and Parks Conference – Pocono Manor, PA
NSBA (National School Board Association) Conference – San Antonio, TX
NAEP (National Association of Educational Procurement) – Orlando, FL
SASBO (Southeastern Association of School Business Officials) Annual Conference & Discovery Forum – Orlando, FL
PSATS ( PA Association of Township Supervisors) – Hersehy, PA
PARSS (PA Association of Rural & Small Schools) – State College, PA
Illinois Association of School Business Officials – Schaumburg, IL
MD/DC ASBO (Maryland/District of Columbia Association of School Business Officials) Conference – Ocean City, MD
NYSASBO (New York State Association of School Business Officials) Conference – Saratoga Springs, NY
PA Association of Boroughs – Hershey, PA
NCSC (National Charter School Conference) – Austin, TX
AASBO (Arizona ASBO) Conference – Tucson, AZ
CCAP (County Commissioners Association of Pennsylvania) – Gettysburg, PA
MACO (Maryland Association of County Officials) – Ocean City, MD
NIGP (National Institute of Government Purchasing, Inc.) – Nashville, TN
ASBO International (Association of School Business Officials) Conference – Kissimmee, FL
September 30 - October 1
NY State School Facilities Manager Conference – Saratoga Springs, NY
NY NAEP (NY National Association of Educational Procurement Officials) – Albany, NY
PA School Board Leadership Conference – Hershey, PA
AZNIGP (Arizona Chapter of NIGP) Conference – Phoenix, AZ
NJSBA (New Jersey School Boards Association) Conference – Atlantic City, NJ
NYSSBA (New York School Board Conference) – New York City, NY
PA Facilities Managers Conference – Grantville, PA
NJLM (New Jersey League of Municipalities) Conference – Atlantic City, NJ
National Athletic Directors Conference – San Antonio, TX
Cassie Micheltree came to the Keystone Purchasing Network after graduating from Liberty University where she received special recognition in marketing. She informs school districts and government agencies around the country about the benefits of cooperative purchasing and KPN. Her marketing and trade show efforts position her as a national ambassador for KPN and the concept of lower costs of acquisition through cooperative purchasing. She is on point for communication with vendors and is a frequent source of support for inquiring members and buyers.
ABOUT KPN, THE SOURCE FOR PIGGYBACCKABLE PURCHASING CONTRACTS USED BY LOCAL COMMUNITIES ACROSS THE U.S.
Ten key facts about the Keystone Purchasing Network to get you started on the path to more efficient purchasing with cooperative contracts.
ABOUT THE CENTRAL SUSQUEHANNA INTERMEDIATE UNIT, THE PUBLIC AGENCY BEHIND THE KEYSTONE PURCHASING NETWORK
Buyers interested in using KPN contracts will be interested in the legal authority of the CSIU as a political subdivision of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
CONTACT OUR STAFF FOR HELPFUL CUSTOMER SERVICE TO FACILITATE YOUR USE OF KPN PURCHASING CONTRACTS
Contact us. You’ll find the KPN staff is a group of experienced public sector employees, all part of the team at the Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit in Milton, Pennsylvania.
THE KPN STAFF INCLUDES EXPERIENCED PROFESSIONALS IN PURCHASING AND CUSTOMER SERVICE SOLUTIONS
The staff behind the KPN purchasing cooperative includes leaders who have been on the leading edge of public sector purchasing and innovation for decades.
MEET WITH KPN STAFF AT A TRADE SHOW NEAR YOU; GET A PERSONAL TOUR OF PIGGYBACKABLE CONTRACTS SUITED TO YOUR AGENCY
Trade shows are a perfect environment to find solutions and build relationships. KPN makes it easy to meet in person thanks to a full calendar of tradeshows near you.
KPN’S AFFILIATION WITH AEPA LEVERAGES NATIONAL DEMAND TO ACHIEVE BETTER LOCAL PRICING
National cooperation among 26 different state purchasing agencies leads to better pricing, but AEPA still leaves awards and contracting at the local level.
OUR BID PROCESS: THE CONTRACTING PROCEDURES THAT MEET MOST STATE BIDDING LAWS
With a cooperative history going back 40 years, KPN follows strict bidding procedures to make communities throughout the U.S. comfortable using its piggybackable bids.