Procurement Assistance at
The University of North Alabama

Service Area: Colbert, Fayette, Franklin, Lamar, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Marion, Winston and Walker counties in Alabama

Alabama Small Business Development Center
at the University of North Alabama
Box 5250
135 Keller Hall, One Harrison Plaza
Florence, AL 35632

Mr. Phillip Marks, Procurement Specialist


Phillip Marks is the Associate Director—Procurement/Training with the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at the University of North Alabama. His responsibilities include working with small businesses in the UNA’s nine-county service area to provide assistance with government contracting, assisting businesses in determining government contracting opportunities, and helping them to do business with the government and prime contractors. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and a Master’s in Business Administration from UNA. Phillip is an ASBDC Certified Business Advisor and a Certified Procurement and Technical Assistance Counselor. He has years of experience in advertising and in the grocery industry; he is active in his church and in the Boy Scouts of America.