SEATTLE, June 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Onvia (NASDAQ: ONVI), the leading provider of public sector sales intelligence and acceleration, has announced it will host Onvia On Tour: Connecting Business and Government Across America . The tour is comprised of 10 events in cities across the country, and will bring hundreds of sales, marketing and data leaders together to connect them with information, processes and strategies to help grow their business-to-government (B2G) pipelines and accelerate their public sector sales.Onvia On Tour features representatives from companies like Siemens, General Motors and United Rentals sharing strategies and success stories in public sector sales. The events will also present a lineup of speakers who are experts and leaders in B2G, including Michael Cockrill, Washington State CIO; Gregory Spearman, City of Tampa Chief Procurement Officer; and Tammy Rimes, Executive Director of National Cooperative Procurement Partners. "We believe in the power of using data to create trusted connections between business and government at scale," said Russ Mann, CEO of Onvia. "We're hosting this series of events for business leaders to hear success stories and insights from like-minded peers, government officials and industry experts. They will also discover the data, analytics and technologies that allow them to be more proactive when pursuing government contracts."