University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase (30 ILCS 500/1-13a)
Vendor: Pyramid Communications Inc., Chicago, IL
Amount: An estimated $18,000
An estimated start date of 6/25/2014 through 12/31/2014
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Thursday, June 19, 2014
The University awarded a contract for communication plan relating to designed website .
Pyramid Communications Inc with the strategic development and website design services completed will now create a communication plan as identified in the federal grant funded entirely by the Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality (AHRQ). This vendor was identified by the sponsor to perform the services.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes in the procurement code because the procurement expenditures are for events or activities for which the use of specific vendors is mandated or identified by the sponsor of the event or activity, provided that the sponsor is providing a majority of the funding for the event or activity.
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qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.