GSA Category Management Support Services (CMSS) BPA

The GSA Category Management Support Services Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) is a contracting vehicle that enables the General Services Administration (GSA) to quickly and efficiently acquire the government-wide and Federal Acquisition Service (FAS) category manager support services they need to successfully implement category management across the entire Federal Government. This BPA was specifically designed to benefit FAS and GSA, and all category managers are invited and welcome to issue Task Orders (TOs) using this vehicle. As an SBA-certified HUBZone small business working collaboratively with the founder of category management, Mr. Gordon Wade, and one of the most successful large business integrators, ICF, M Powered Strategies is well positioned to help you attain your category management implementation and small business goals.

For more information, or to discuss contracting and partnering opportunities, contact: Sarah Nurse, Vice President of Client Services

Ordering Period: From May 25, 2016 until May 31, 2021.

Place of Performance: Anywhere within the continental United States.

Contracting Officer(s): Jo Ann Ancheta-Lim & Joy Walker

Services Offered:

Category Management

Program Management Office (PMO) Support:

Strategic and Execution Support to Category Management PMO

·         Strategic Direction and Vision

·         Training

·         Spend Under Management

·         Support Spend Analysis

Category Management Expertise Support

Support Ad Hoc Analysis

Overarching Change Management Support

Overarching Communications and Strategy Support


Category Manager Support:

Project Management Support

Category Planning

·         Spend Analysis

·         Agency Analysis

·         Market Analysis

·         Risk Analysis

·         Category Strategy Development

Plan Execution

·         Total Cost Management

·         Demand Management

·         Supplier Management

·         Strategic Sourcing

·         Content Development and Management

·         Hallway Adoption Support

·         Technical Writing

Performance Management

·         Benchmarking

·         Performance Tracking

Data Management and Analytical Support

Category Expertise Support

Supplemental Change Management Support

Supplemental Communications Support