Key objectives: E.O. 13985, Non-traditional Vendor Access

Dulles, VA July 14, 2022 – Unison, the leading provider of acquisition management software to government agencies, program offices, and contractors, supports Executive Order 13985 ‘On Advancing Racial Equity and Support for Underserved Communities Through the Federal Government’ via its unique sourcing team and vendor opportunities search platform. 

“Agencies are looking for ways to support E.O. 13985 despite budget pressure and resource constraints. It’s inspiring how Unison Marketplace finds new vendors and supports their entry into the federal market,” said Melissa Martin, Director, Strategy and Innovation at Unison.  

Unison Marketplace has more than 105,000 Small Businesses registered and in FY21, agencies awarded more than 92% of Marketplace actions to Small Businesses or other socio-economic set-asides.  

The Marketplace Team fields vendor questions, hosts a complimentary 2x/month vendor webinar with a recorded version availablehere; has built tutorials into the platform; and partners with local PTACs, Chambers of Commerce, and Small Business Offices in order to further promote non-traditional vendors’ access to opportunities.  

Unison Marketplace provides agencies with a streamlined way to award to non-traditional vendors, especially in FY Q4.  


About Unison

Unison’s secure cloud and on-premise Lifecycle Acquisition Management software, Marketplace, and information products support more than 200,000 users in leading prime contractors, all cabinet-level agencies, and major DoD programs. All software development and support are provided within the USA.

For more than 30 years, Unison has continually advanced software and insight solutions to help customers efficiently achieve their missions. Unison is headquartered in Dulles, VA.

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