About Us

The Procurement Department is responsible for the acquisition of all goods and services in support of the operations of Tampa International Airport and its three general aviation airports.

Our Mission

To create value for the authority and the Tampa Bay Region with timely procurement and efficient management of goods and services in a professional and transparent manner.

Our Vision

To attain the highest level of accreditation, achievement and recognition in public procurement for innovation, excellence, and customer service.

Our Guiding Principles

  • Professional. We will conduct ourselves in a professional manner, consistent with the highest standards of conduct.
  • Partner. We will operate by the principle that “none of us is as good as all of us”1.
  • Transparent. We will operate in a transparent way that promotes accountability and fiscal responsibility.
  • Credible. We will operate with honesty and integrity that instills confidence that we will do what we say we will do.
  • Efficient. We will develop and execute innovative and creative measures that enhance productivity, improve operations and utilize our resources effectively.
  • Customer Focused. We will provide outstanding customer service by listening to our customers and acting upon their needs.