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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.

DEN= Denver International Airport


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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.

Cecilia Rivas Schuermann
Business Development Coordinator 
(720) 913-8120 
(303) 241-6117 (cell)

Small/Women/Minority Business Liaison

Tenlee Shoffstall
Buyer Supervisor
(303) 342-2644 DEN Office
(720) 913-8111

Green Products Coordinator

Buyer For: Recycling Solid Waste

Michael Romero
Buyer Supervisor 
(720) 913-8122

Buyer For: Vehicles

Kenton Janzen

Senior Buyer
(303) 342-2183 DEN Office
(303) 342-2171 DEN Fax
(720) 913-8117

Buyer For: Asphalt, Automotive Parts and Supplies, Building Trades, Concrete, Concrete Repair, DEN Related Procurements, Emergency Services, Facilities Management related procurements, Gates and Fencing, General commodities for Vehicles, General commodities for Wastewater related procurements, Hazmat Removal, Heavy Equipment and Parts, HVAC, Moving Services, Paint Products, Police Equipment, Public Works related procurements, Recycling Metal, Recycling Solid Waste, Security Guard Services, Truck Engine, Vehicles

Melissa Bordwine

Senior Buyer
(720) 913-8114

Buyer For: Arts & Venues related procurements, Environmentally Friendly Procurements, Janitorial Products, Janitorial Services, Parks and Recreation Procurements, Printing, Snow Removal, Towing Services, Trees

Joe Saporito

Senior Buyer
(720) 913-8118

Buyer For: Auctioneering Services, Electrical Parts and Supplies, Electronic Recycling Services and Computer/Server Maintenance, Elevator and Escalator Maintenance, Office Supplies, Recycling Electronics, Technology Procurements, Wireless Services

Curtis Subia, CPPB

Senior Buyer
(303) 342-2113 DEN Office
(720) 913-8152

Buyer For: City Trash Services, Clothing for DEN, DEN Related Procurements, Fuel, Janitorial Services DEN, Laboratory Gases, Petroleum Products, Plumbing Components, Portable Toilets, Snow Equipment Parts, Trash Services DEN

John (JD) Allred

Associate Buyer
(720) 913-8155

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

Chris Delaney

Associate Buyer
(303) 342-2369 DEN Office
(720) 913-8154

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

Philip Hill

Staff Buyer
(720) 913-8156

Buyer For: General Commodities, Golf, Lawn & Turf Equipment and Parts, Paint Products, Parks and Recreation Procurements, Traffic Signals

Janell Schafer

Staff Buyer
(720) 913-8109

Buyer For: Ammunition, City wide Rental Equipment, Clothing, Election related procurements, Fire Equipment, Fire Extinguishers, General Commodities, Hazmat Related Products and Emergency Management Procurements, Laboratory and Medical Supplies, Safety Supplies

Jeff Chory

Staff Buyer
(720) 913-8110

Buyer For: Automotive Parts and Supplies, Gates and Fencing, General commodities for Vehicles, General Commodities, Heavy Equipment and Parts, Industrial Supplies, Paint Products, Public Works related procurements, Tires, Truck Engine, Vehicles

Andrew Miskell

Staff Buyer
(720) 913-8159

Buyer For: Automotive Parts and Supplies, General commodities for Vehicles, General commodities for Wastewater related procurements, Heavy Equipment and Parts, Plumbing Components, Public Works related procurements, Sewer Equipment Parts, Truck Engine, Vehicles

DEN = Denver International Airport


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