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So her father has accepted my RFP. I'm proposing in Seattle in November. Does anyone have a scenic proposal spot they might recommend?

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Kerry park is great Theres also the ferris wheel that you can 100% have some privacy on and the views are WILD. Space Needle is shot. Dont do it. Its too crowded.

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DELOITTE 13 IS SPOT ON RATTLESNAKE RIDGE IS UNREAL GOOGLE IT. 30 min hike and only 30 min drive to get there from downtown and all of the sudden it's pure magic at the top.

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I want to be part of the delivery team.

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Go-live is November 11.

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Was there any other bidder?

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Will you provide a SoW? Need to clearly outline services provided, and timeframe of deliverables.

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Kerry Park. Look it up. Perfect view of the Space Needle and the city.

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Gas Works Park. Also secluded enough if she says no.

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You know you're a consultant when real life situations translate to work. RFP 😂😂

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I laughed way too hard at this post

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The chihuly glass museum assuming they allow it

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accepted my rfp. stop. no

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Kerry Park seems like a winner. That landscape in the background is hard to beat. Thanks everyone for the advice!

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@D1 sole-sourced opportunity

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You should get a bonus for this thread alone.

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Any hike -- although in November that may be pushing it. Any spot by the water is always good - Alki, Lake Union, Lake Washington, Kirkland waterfront, etc.

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Second to Gas Works. Or, take a two hour drive up to Deception Pass. It's amazing.

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The troll under the bridge

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One hell of a lucky client!

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Rattlesnake ridge is also beautiful!

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When are the orals

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Kerry Park, Rattlesnake Ridge, Chihuly Glass Museum, and Pike Place Market. Damn, this is shaping up to be a fantastic weekend. Thanks everybody!

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