Purchasing Business Guide

HOW TO DO BUSINESS


WHAT WE BUY

  • All products and services to maintain Las Vegas Convention Center and Cashman Field Center facilities
  • Equipment maintenance services
  • Small construction/renovation work
  • Promotional items
  • Engineering services

LAWS WE FOLLOW
  • NRS 332 - goods and services
  • NRS 338 - construction

DISCRETIONARY DOLLARS
Purchases less than $25,000 are under the threshold for competitive bidding.
Buyers:
  • Rely on past experiences with suppliers / contractors
  • Check NGEM for suppliers if none suggested by end user
  • Acquires quotes, reviews and awards

SUPPLIER OUTREACH
  • Equal opportunity employer
  • Outreach to local suppliers through events and hosted events such as Committed to our Business Community held at Convention Center
  • Provide access and assistance with opportunities at LVCVA

METHODS OF ORDERING / PAYMENT
  • Procurement Card (credit card)
  • Purchase Order (Electronic Funds Transfer)

TIPS
  • Keep information on NGEM updated
  • Ask questions
  • Ask for assistance
  • Request feedback after award