Getting Started

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Getting started is easy!

If you are interested in becoming a Tennessee APEX Accelerator client, you must:

  • Be a Tennessee-based business
  • Desire to sell to the local, state, or federal government
  • Complete the New Client Questionnaire
  • Repond to all quarterly surveys, even if you have no activity
Tennessee APEX Accelerator New client UT CIS

Step 1: New Client Questionnaire

Potential client companies interested in registering for Tennessee APEX Accelerator must demonstrate three years of profitability, must answer all quarterly surveys in a timely manner—even in the event that no activity has occurred—and must submit at least one contract proposal every six months.

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Step 2: Registering in Federal Databases

Helpful instructions and websites that will guide you through the process of registering in the federal databases.

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UT CIS PTAC Selling to Gov

Step 3: Selling to State Government

Through Edison, registered vendors will be able to update their company’s information online, as well as monitor the status of orders and payments in a real time environment. Additionally, registered vendors can receive email notifications about state event opportunities, and also have the ability to respond to them online.

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