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Purchasing - Main Office
Wellington Webb Municipal Building
201 West Colfax Avenue, Department 304
Denver, CO 80202

Main Office Phone: (720) 913-8100
Accounts Payable: (720) 913-8811
Fax: (720) 913-8101

You may visit our offices from 8:00 AM through 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday, holidays excluded. Appointments are required if you need to meet with a buyer.



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Purchasing Goods and Services DSBO Ordinance. For more information go - posted Monday, March 24, 2014



Additional Contact Information

John Utterback
Purchasing Director
(720) 913-8121


James Whiteman
Deputy Director
(720) 913-8119

Deputy Director, Oversight of Daily Operations; Special Projects, Leasing and Emergency Preparedness.

Small/Disadvantaged Business Coordinator 

Tenlee Shoffstall
Buyer Supervisor
(720) 913-8111

Green Products Coordinator

Michael Romero
Buyer Supervisor
(720) 913-8122

Small Business Liaison


Kenton Janzen
Senior Buyer
(303) 342-2183 Denver International Airport (DEN) office
(720) 913-8117

Fax (303) 342-2171 DEN

Buyer For: Asphalt, Building Trades, Concrete, Concrete Repair, DEN Related Procurements, Emergency Services, Facilities Management related procurements, HVAC, Moving Services, Police Equipment and Security Guard Services


Melissa Bordwine
Senior Buyer
(720) 913-8114

Buyer For: Environmentally Friendly Procurements, Janitorial Products, Janitorial Services, Parks and Recreation Procurements, Printing, Snow Removal, Towing Services and Trees 


Joe Saporito
Senior Buyer
(720) 913-8118

Buyer For: Arts & Venues related procurements, Auctioneering Services, Electrical Parts and Supplies, Electronic Recycling Services, Computer/Server Maintenance, Elevator and Escalator Maintenance, Office Supplies, Recycling Electronics, Technology Procurements, Toner Cartridges and Wireless Services


Curtis Subia, CPPB
Senior Buyer
(720) 913-8152

Buyer For: City Trash Services, Clothing for DEN, Denver International Airport Related Procurements, Fuel, Janitorial Services DEN, Laboratory Gases, Petroleum Products, Portable Toilets, Trash Services DEN 


John Davies, CPPB
Senior Buyer
(720) 913-8151

Buyer For: Ammunition, Fire Equipment, General commodities for Wastewater related procurements, Hazmat Removal, Plumbing Components, Recycling Solid Waste and Technology Procurements


Megan deGrood
Senior Buyer
(720) 913-8157

Buyer For: Automotive Parts and Supplies, Clothing, Public Works related procurements, Safety Supplies, Snow Equipment Parts, Traffic Signals and Vehicles


DEN = Denver International Airport

John (JD) Allred

Staff Buyer
(720) 913-8155

Buyer For: General Commodities, Clothing, Food, General commodities for Food and Safety related procurements, Police & Fire Services & Supplies, Police & Fire Uniforms, Police Armor, Promotional Items, Textiles, Uniform Procurements (including uniform rental)


Chris Delaney
Staff Buyer
(720) 913-8154

Buyer For: Advertising Services, Agricultural Chemicals, Athletic and Aquatic Equipment and general commodities for Parks and Recreational related procurements, Copiers, Fertilizer, General commodities for Airport related procurements, Golf, Lifts and Pumps, Parks and Recreation Procurements, Pest Control, Playground Equipment and Signage


Philip Hill
Staff Buyer
(720) 913-8156

Buyer For: General Commodities and Lawn & Turf Equipment and Parts and Parks and Recreation Procurements


Janell Schafer
Staff Buyer
(720) 913-8109

Buyer For: General Commodities, City wide Rental Equipment, Fire Extinguishers, Hazmat Related Products, Emergency Management Procurements and Laboratory and Medical Supplies


Jeff Chory
Staff Buyer
(720) 913-8110

Buyer For: Automotive Parts and Supplies, General Commodities, Industrial Supplies and Tires


Andrew Miskell
Staff Buyer
(720) 913-8159

Buyer For: Automotive Parts and Supplies, Gates and Fencing, General commodities for Vehicles, Heavy Equipment and Parts, Recycling Metal, Sewer Equipment Parts and Truck Engines.


DEN = Denver International Airport


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