Forget about pink being the new black. Broward is the new Miami-Dade.
The staff-led selection committee that for weeks/months/#
Even worse, they first recommended to REJECT all bids THEN willy nilly chose software that not a single person on the selection committee saw demonstrated because none of them attended ANY of the presentations. Not one.
You just can’t make this stuff up people.
To be clear, when I recommended they start over I did not mean from a place of ZERO and to just throw them all out and come up with their own process that has no guidelines and is basically a clown-less rodeo. What I meant was to toss the cost normalization Mickey Mouse system and go back to an apples-to-apples, cost and risk comparison of the product and the services being offered.
Paging a Broward County Commissioner to step in and fix this. Anyone? Anyone? Guidelines, process, procurement code?
This is becoming an exhausting exercise in #whatwilltheythinkofnext.