David Shea, director of the General Services Administration’s Office of Charge Card Management joins host Mark Amtower on this week’s Amtower Off Center for a deep dive in the federal SmartPay™ program.

Topics discussed include:

SmartPay’s 25th anniversary, including the original micro-purchase threshold and how the program has grown
Total spend across all three categories (Purchase, Travel and Fleet) and the number of cardholders for each category, and the top five agencies (spending-wise) for each category

David Shea with host Mark Amtower

The training programs behind card use
The GSA Commercial Platform leveraging Amazon Business, Fischer Scientific and Overstock.gov
The soon to be initiated program for Section 889 where contractors have to certify that they are not using technology that is banned