Phire Group

Michigan-Based
Small Business
USA-Based

Phire Group is a national-caliber, full-service design, interactive, advertising, marketing research, PR, and brand development firm based in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Utilizing a myriad of situation-appropriate capabilities, we provide breakthrough solutions serving education, arts, technology, and healthcare organizations.

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Purchasing Guidelines

As a best practice procurement recommends obtaining multiple quotes from the strategic  suppliers to ensure competitive pricing.

Access Quote to Order.

More information on the program and how to log in can be found in the job aids within the portal.

Ordering Information

Orders can be placed through Quote to Order.

PCards and non-QTO purchase orders are not accepted.

This portal is designed to help customers request quotes from multiple suppliers, select a supplier for each project, record data for later use, communicate via a message board specific to your project, and retrieve historical information on your projects. A U-M ID and a Kerberos password are needed to get started.

Supplier Contact

Account Manager:  Primary
Name: Jim Hume
Phone: (734) 332-4200 ext. 225
E-mail: jimh@phiregroup.com

Account Manager:  Secondary
Name: Mike Bahr
Phone: (734) 332-4200 ext. 229
E-mail: mikeb@phiregroup.com

Invoicing:
Name: Julie Weintraub
Phone: (734) 332-4200 ext. 200
E-mail: accounts@phiregroup.com

Procurement Contacts

Contract Administrator:
Name: Robin Eckel   
Phone: (734) 763-9887
E-mail: robincc@umich.edu

Procurement Agent:
Name: Deanna Trinkle    
Phone: (734) 647-5752               
E-mail: webgraphicprocurement@umich.edu