Updated 27 August 2014

Text Box: Meeting information
Date:			Thursday
			28 August 2014
Place:				Rose State College
				Raider Room
Check-in:	11:30 a.m.
Lunch: 				Noon

$10  Members
$12 Non-Members

Reservations need to be made by Friday 8/22 to Trudi Logan at trudi.logan@tinker.af.mil or online through our Post Store.

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Vice Pres.:  Brad Beam
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Please mark your calendars now to reserve the date for the following important Post event:


OKC Post Scholarship Golf Tournament

October 3rd, 2014

Kicking Bird Golf Club, Edmond, OK.


Click here for more information and to register.



August Lunch Meeting


Our guest speaker is:   Gene Snyman, Deputy, Small Business Program,

US Army Corps of Engineers, Tulsa District

Program:  Join us in welcoming Gene Snyman, Deputy, Small Business Program for the US Army Corps of Engineers, Tulsa District


Mr. Snyman will discuss the Small Business participation factor and

subcontracting/subcontracting reporting on unrestricted acquisitions. He

will also share some forecast information for the Tulsa District.


The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Tulsa District (SWT), develops small

businesses and maximizes opportunities for procurements within SWT footprint

on a continual basis, thereby ensuring a broad base of capable small

business firms to support the SWT mission and strengthen our Nation's

economic development.


What does SWT Buy?


The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers buys a variety of supplies, construction

and engineering and other services. Examples of these acquisitions:


· Construction -- Barracks, dining facilities, maintenance shops, hangers, hospitals, airfields, roads, levees, dams, dredging, and navigation.

· Engineering Services -- Concept studies, master planning, engineering studies, all types of surveying and mapping, engineering design and construction and inspection services.

· Environmental Services -- Consulting Services, Remediation, FUDS, Studies, and Investigation

· Other Services -- Refuse collection, grounds maintenance, janitorial, oversee and maintain recreational parks

· Real estate appraisal and title searches.

· Supplies and Equipment -- Generators, turbines, HVAC equipment, electronic gear, repair parts, lumber, riprap, stone cement, and pre-fab buildings




Thank you to our small business sponsor, Redbud Marketing, LLC (Redbud)!


Redbud provides marketing and business development support to architects,

engineers and construction professionals. Dedicated to connecting people,

places, and things, Redbud is a member of the Clever Collaboration, a

network of highly trained and experienced consultants across the globe. This

network allows for comprehensive consulting services through one contact.

Redbud is a registered Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) to provide

marketing and public engagement support.


Location:  Rose State College Student Center, Raider Room

Date:  Thursday, August 28st 

Check-in time is 11:30 with the luncheon starting at 12:00

Cost:  Members - $10.00;  Non-Members - $12.00


PLEASE NOTE:  It is very important that you RSVP as soon as possible.  We have to get our head count to the meal vendor by COB Friday, August 22thSo to ensure that we will have meals for everyone we need you to RSVP before then. 


Please invite a friend to tag along with you to the next monthly SAME luncheon.  You know the great benefits of belonging to SAME, so please share our great society with others that you know—co-workers, business associates, friends, relatives.  All are welcome to attend our meetings and hopefully gain an appreciation for the wonderful benefits SAME has to offer!  See you at a meeting soon!

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