Roanoke County's Purchasing division received the prestigious National Institute of Governmental Purchasing Excellence in Procurement Designation for 11 consecutive years, and the division continues to be recognized nationally for professionalism, fairness and outstanding business practices and vendor relations.

National Procurement Institute Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Opens in new windowAchievement of Excellence in Procurement Award  

The Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award recognizes organizational excellence in procurement Public and non-profit organizations earn the award by obtaining a high application score based on standardized criteria. The judging criteria are designed to measure innovation professionalism, e-procurement, productivity, and leadership attributes of the procurement function. For more information, see the National Procurement Institute website.