A recent GAO decision highlights the importance of ensuring that (1) your past performance information in Government databases is up-to-date, and (2) your proposed references respond and timely submit past performance questionnaires. Veterans Elite, Inc., B-409233 (Comp. Gen. Feb. 10, 2014).
The case involved an Air Force procurement for mechanical services at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey. The RFP described a seed project, to be awarded to the best value offeror, with subsequent task orders to be competed among the awarded contractors. Because the RFP advised offerors that, by submitting an offer, they were “acced[ing] to …read more
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