About PlanetBids, Inc.
PlanetBids is a web-based eProcurement company that provides a modular suite of innovative and best-in-class solutions to help government, private, non-profit and educational procurement teams better serve their organizations. Our team understands the unique requirements of procurement, and our system is compatible and integrates within most existing financial systems. Ultimately, our PB Solution helps your team manage bids, contracts, insurance certificates, on-line auctions and emergency operations in a tailored, easy-to-use system. Since 2000, PlanetBids has grown exponentially, serving a wide customer base across the nation. It continues to successfully assist its customers’ outreach efforts to suppliers while gaining greater control and visibility over spend, and streamlining many traditional time-consuming procurement practices. Procurement can then become more strategic as reports are readily available and manual tasks are automated. Our complete line of award-winning eProcurement solutions are offered through a suite of powerful modules that are easy-to-use, configurable, reliable and secure.
A Brief History
Co-founded in 2000 by husband and wife, Alan and Arpie Zavian, PlanetBids, Inc. is a software development company with a mission to provide web-based procurement solutions to help procurement professionals in the public, private, education and non-profit sectors streamline entire processes and connect with their suppliers more efficiently and cost effectively.
With 20+ years of industry knowledge, experience and service, today PlanetBids is recognized as the leading “Software as a Service” (SaaS) company offering an ever expanding modular suite of award winning and unique eProcurement solutions referred to as the PB System™.
All PlanetBids award winning solutions are designed, fully developed and tested in-house in the United States. Best of all, our clients benefit from the fact that all of the modules are continuously enhanced with added features and optimized for best overall performance for no additional cost.
PlanetBids serves a growing list of public agencies, private organizations and manages tens of thousands of users that interact with the PB System™ every day.
Based in Studio City, California, PlanetBids, Inc. is privately held and a rapidly growing Certified Small Business Enterprise (SBE) and Women Business Enterprise (WBE) serving clients across the United States.
Who Uses PlanetBids?
Solutions offered by PlanetBids are designed to help public and private organizations save time and money managing the purchase of commodities and services. Purchasing, Professional Services, Construction and Engineering professionals from agencies across the nation are successfully conducting electronic Bids, RFQs, RFIs, and RFPs through the PB System™. Those public and private organizations include:
- City, County and State Governments
- Community Colleges, Universities and School Districts
- Ports, Transportation and Airport agencies
- General Construction Companies and Contractors
- Health Facilities and Hospitals
- Professional Services and Consulting Firms