The United States Army Tank-Automotive & Armaments Command (TACOM) manages the ground and support systems materiel enterprise and related organic industrial capabilities. TACOM develops and delivers readiness for ground and support systems globally from its headquarters at the U.S. Army Garrison Detroit Arsenal in Warren, Michigan. Marie Gapinski, Associate Director of the Office of Small Business Programs at TACOM, will lead an engaging presentation on how area manufacturers can begin to do business with her organization, what TACOM purchases, what required registrations are needed and small business categories. Thomas Vargo, Lead Business Opportunities Specialist for the Michigan District Office of the Small Business Administration, will be on hand to discuss programs for small businesses. This event is in partnership with the Region 6 Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC).