Transportation Authority Launches Online Sourcing

Jan 14, 2002 by Dani Stoehr

Press Release – Seattle, WA – January 14, 2002 – eBid Systems, a provider of hosted contract sourcing and management solutions to industry and public agencies, is pleased to announce that TriMet, Portland, Oregon’s Regional Transportation Authority has selected eBid System’s Supplier Relationship System to advance their online vendor management capabilities.

“The continued adoption of our Supplier Relationship Portal solution by our increasing
public agency customer base is a validation of our offerings and their value” said
Keith Jones, President and Founder of eBid Systems. “By providing a hosted solution,
we give our customer’s the ability to achieve rapid implementation without requiring
a significant commitment of scarce Information Technology resources. We demonstrate
to our customer’s a compelling value proposition where they can achieve a payback
on their investment in a matter of months, not years. We also give our customers
the ability to customize a solution that can be seamlessly integrated with their
existing business process.”

About eBid Systems – eBid Systems provides an integrated suite of contract sourcing
and management solutions to industry and public agencies.