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Olessia Smotrova-Taylor

Olessia Smotrova-Taylor, AF.APMP, president and CEO of OST Global Solutions, Inc., has 18 years of experience in business development, communications, and marketing, including 12 years in contract capture and proposal management. She led winning bids for four out of the five top government contractors, winning more than $19 billion over the course of her career. She consults and teaches others how to get contracts with the government and large commercial organizations, as well as developing processes, tools, and Bid & Proposal Academy courses that enhance business developers� abilities to win business. She serves as the President of the Association�of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP) National Capital Area Chapter. She is recognized as an APMP Fellow for her contributions to the field of capture and proposals�the highest honor in the business development profession. Prior to supporting a number of Fortune 500 companies and small businesses as a proposal consultant and growing her own company, she worked as a business developer for Raytheon and Lockheed Martin and wrote for the Financial Times of London.

Olessia Smotrova-Taylor's Books

How to Get Government Contracts

How to Get Government Contracts

  • Publication Date: December 4, 2012
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-4497-4

How to Get Government Contracts is an insider's view of how to get a piece of the $1 trillion the U.S. government spends each year on contracts and grants--and how to build a business selling goods and services to the government. Learn More …