Chana Traylor

Chana Traylor

project manager

Chana Traylor, Project Manager, for PPG Global, LLC. She manages several lines of business which includes: PPG Global, Africa responsible for implementing projects in emerging markets to build capacity, infrastructure while expanding its market share in international commerce and trade. Also, includes working collaboratively with global partners and stake holders to create jobs, establish best practices and create revenue opportunities for its clients. In addition, Ms. Traylor also is the Program Management for the SBE Program for the METRO Light Rail Expansion Project. This also includes responsibility for Code of Federal Regulations, Marketing, Strategic Planning, IT Consultation and Project Management. Mrs. Traylor is responsible for the Light Rail Expansion ($1.6 Billion) and SBE Goal Monitoring, Tracking and Reporting ($255 Million). METRO Light Rail Expansion Project - SBE Program which has a $290 Million SBE participation goal. She developed an effective outreach strategy to establish a communications network and identify distribution channels to keep the Small Business community aware of procurement opportunities, provide a fair, open, and transparent procurement process, and provide the necessary support services to increase small business capacity and ensure retention. She successfully track and report program compliance with the federal and local regulations and maintain public web portal for the latest project information.

Mrs. Traylor is strategic and determined. She maintains acute levels of management abilities related to: strategy, technology, business analysis, finance, engineering, program management, and vendor relations.

Additionally, her other core services and competencies include but are not limited to:

  • Project Planning, Estimating, Budgeting and Controls
  • Global Partnering and Business Relations
  • Targeted Outreach Programs
  • Retention Programs
  • Financial Assistance Programs
  • Business Education and Training Programs
  • Certification Assistance Programs
  • Communication Network Program
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Small Business Database Management
  • Capacity Assessment Program
  • Mediation Program
  • Competitive Edge Program
  • Business-to-Business Program (Joint Ventures, Partnering)
  • Workforce Training and Hiring Program
  • Compliance Monitoring Tracking and Reporting Program
  • Federal Code of Regulations (49 CFR Part 26)
  • Contract Compliance
  • Cloud Computing/PAIC
  • Customized Reporting
  • Monthly SBE/DBE Goal Tracking & Reporting