University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Request for Proposal: athletic search firm services
Number of Unsuccessful, Responsive Respondents:
Vendor: Parker Executive Search, Atlanta, GA
Amount: An estimated $975,000
An estimated start date of 9/1/2015 through 8/31/2017
Potential Future Renewals:
The State Purchasing Officer for this procurement is now Ben Bagby.
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
The RFP opening date has been changed to Thursday, July 23, 2015.
First published Monday, June 22, 2015
Sealed proposals will be accepted at the address below until 2:00 PM, Thursday July 23, 2015:
212A Illini Plaza
1817 South Neil Street
Champaign, IL 61820
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (University), Division of Intercollegiate Athletics (DIA) seeks to retain the services of nationally recognized higher education sports search advisors to provide support during employment search processes on an as needed basis. Please note, there will be an optional teleconference to discuss state requirements for submission of the solicitation on Friday, June 26, 2015. See Section 1.5 of the attached RFP document for details.
For additional information, contact:
State Purchasing Officer - Ben Bagby
Submit one (1) original and five (5) copies of the response as defined in the specifications. The University reserves the right to accept or reject any and all responses or parts thereof. Illinois Department of Human Rights
(IDHR) eligibility number is required on all proposals, if applicable. There is no BEP goal for this procurement.
This transaction is subject to the State Board of Elections registration and certification requirements of Public Act 095-0971.
The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.