Ed Finkle

State Purchasers Leverage a Bad Economy to Get Good Prices

By: and - May 25, 2010

In 2008, as the economy was diving into recession, Charles Covington saw an opportunity to save the state of Florida some money. State government buys billions of dollars’ worth of desks, software, professional consulting and other goods and services each year. And Covington, the man in charge of all that purchasing, figured the bad economy […]