San Francisco

Mohammed Nuru, toilets, and the contract that explains San Francisco all too well

Guess how much this cost? There are times when things are just so on-the-nose these days, one wonders if the writers for this show we call “Reality in America in the year 2020” have run out of ideas.  That’s how you feel when you realize that, before Vallejo residents could manage to hit the streets to protest police killing an ...

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Anatomy of a corrupt $125 million city contract

Hearing reveals explosive data on how JCDecaux was in a filthy deal with the city — a deal that now may be going down the toilet. In a remarkable and highly unusual hearing today, the Government Audit and Oversight Committee dug into the anatomy of a multimillion contract that Sup. Aaron Peskin said could well have been “fixed.” The issue ...

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Scout RFP and Suplari Partner to Drive Visibility and Improve Collaboration for Procurement & Finance Teams

SAN FRANCISCO — Scout RFP, a Workday company and leading cloud-based platform for strategic sourcing and supplier engagement, today announced a new integration with Suplari, the AI-driven analytics and insights platform for procurement. With this partnership, joint customers will have the ability to integrate Suplari’s spend visibility and analytics data with the Scout RFP platform. “Data-driven decision making is critical to strategic sourcing ...

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Scout RFP Partners With Suplari To Boost Business Spend Visibility

Scout RFP, which works in cloud-based sourcing and supplier engagement, has integrated with artificial intelligence (AI)-driven analytics platform Suplari in a bid to let customers access better spend visibility and analytics, according to a press release. The integration comes after Scout RFP’s acquisition by Workday last December, the release states. In that case, the acquisition was made due to Workday’s desire to digitize in a more efficient ...

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A San Francisco Native, Woman Owned Business, Files Multi-Million Dollar Claim for Malfeasance by The Port of San Francisco

SUSTAP a woman owned business operated by a San Francisco native with extensive business and maritime experience, including 25 years of contracting with the City of San Francisco files claim alleging company responded to The Port of San Francisco’s RFP for Lease Operation of the Pier 70 Shipyard. SUSTAP alleges its response was feasible and The Port’s inaction in the ...

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Waylaid RFP for Temporary Terminal Site About to Be Released

Waylaid by the emergency closure and required fix of San Francisco’s new Salesforce/Transbay Transit Center, a refined request for proposals (RFP) to build around 250 units of below market rate (BMR) rental housing on the southern third of the shuttered Temporary Terminal Site, a nearly 43,000-square-foot site bounded by an extension of Clementina Street to the north, Main Street to the east, Folsom Street ...

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New Google tools to help advertisers tap growing connected TV users

New Google tools to help advertisers tap growing connected TV users San Francisco, June 12 (IANS) As streaming takes centrestage on connected TVs in the absence of live action, Google is introducing a series of tools in Display and Video 360 that make it easy for digital media buyers to discover and secure ad inventory on high-quality streaming content. Display ...

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UPCOMING PROJECTS: April 2020

Los Angeles to San Francisco Sepulveda Transit Corridor Project Metro is making strides to improve travel between the San Fernando Valley, the Westside and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). The natural barrier created by the Santa Monica Mountains means that most people traveling between these areas are funneled primarily onto the I-405 Freeway, already ranked as one of the most ...

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Who Got Hacked This Week? April 13 Edition

What types of cyberattacks were carried out this week, April 13, 2020? Read on to find out about the latest cyberattacks and who got hacked this week. Each week, TechDecisions brings you the latest cyber security news on cyberattacks and who got hacked from around the internet. Cyber security is becoming a main issue for many companies, and our weekly feature ...

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Inside Sales Telemarketing Customer Service RFP (San Francisco Area)

Inside Sales & Call Center Management Top producer in sales, dials, goals, quotas and customer satisfaction. Results-driven closer, excel in product knowledge, communication skills, and customer-service. Knows how to build sales on a series of minor agreements, to stay focused, avoid overtaking, to use silences effectively, and to create a “mood of yes.” Can write effective scripts that get results. ...

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San Francisco State University Pouring Rights Contract Fizzles After Student Protests

Opening a new, potent front in the war against sugary drink overconsumption, student activists at San Francisco State University (SF State) have ended university plans to sign an exclusive pouring rights contract with a major beverage company. In an email sent to students and faculty yesterday afternoon, SF State president Les Wong announced, “After listening carefully to the concerns and ...

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San Francisco international airport commenced request for proposals (RFP) process for terminal 3 pop-up retail concession program.

San Francisco International Airport has commenced the Request for Proposals (RFP) process for the Terminal 3 Pop-Up Retail Concession Program, and invites you to attend the informational conference scheduled for Tuesday, November 10, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. at the Terminal 2 Partnering Conference Room Number T2-2-205, at San Francisco International Airport. This is a time when staff will describe the ...

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