Re: previous or incumbent?

Subject: Re: previous or incumbent?
From: "Susan Hogarth" <hogarth -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: TECHWR-L <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 1 Dec 2006 17:08:26 -0500

On 12/1/06, Jane Credland <circe -at- lmi -dot- net> wrote:

At 01:30 PM 12/1/2006, Susan Hogarth wrote:

>When B is talking about how it will deal with A after the contract is
>awarded to B, does B refer to A as the 'incumbent' or the 'previous'
>contractor? For instance: "We (B) will communicate rapidly with the
>[incumbent/previous] contractor as soon as the contract is awarded to

Why not just say "We (B) will communicate rapidly with Company A as
soon as the contract is awarded to us."

That way there is no confusion or possibility of misunderstanding.

Hehe. I knew there was somethign obvious I was missing. That's what I
meant baout Friday :-)


Susan Hogarth

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