Denver, CO, July 16, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- The Motorcoach Council, Inc. has elected to extend the calendar of dates for their first request for proposals (RFP) to solicit firms capable of developing and executing a comprehensive and multi-faceted marketing strategy for a two-year campaign that promotes the motorcoach industry as the safest, most convenient and cost effective, luxurious means of environmentally conscious transportation.
The Council expects to award one or two contractors as a result of this RFP depending on their scope of service, professional background and pricing structure. The maximum amount available for this project is $1.1 million in year one.
The Council has published its new schedule of dates for the RFP:
· Friday July 18, 2008 Last date to submit written questions
· Friday, August 1, 2008 All sealed proposals due to the Council by 5:00 pm
· Monday, August 25, 2008 Finalist selected
· September 15-16, 2008 Presentations to the Board (Denver, CO)
· Final selection of agency (TBD)
· Contract executed and work begins (TBD)
Proposals should include: a statement of technical work; an estimate of time and resources needed; a work schedule and completion date; and an itemized list of deliverables. Copies of the RFP and all updates are available online at: www.MotorcoachCouncil.org. The deadline to submit the RFP is 5:00 p.m. Friday, August 1, 2008. Electronic submissions are acceptable if submitted with one bound hard copy. Sealed proposals should be delivered to:
The Motorcoach Council, Inc.
Attention: Heather Horton
875 W. 64th Ave, Bldg. C
Denver, CO 80221
About the Motorcoach Council, Inc.: The Motorcoach Council is an industry-wide initiative to promote public awareness of the availability, selection, usage and benefits of motorcoach transportation throughout North America. The Council is an outgrowth of a grassroots effort begun in 2007, known as the "Green Operators Motorcoach Council.” For additional information, visit www.MotorcoachCouncil.org .