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We are proud to have members from companies, public entities, students and academics within Virginia. Primarily our activities focus on offering educational, leadership, networking and professional development opportunities in procurement and supply management. To achieve successes we rely on the knowledge, skills and talents of our membership. We also seek to build long and lasting partnerships with a wide range of like institutions and organizations. We very warmly welcome you to our web site and encourage you to frequently browse our site. We look forward to hearing all your insightful ideas and suggestions. Please do not hesitate to contact us.
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We are an exciting and growing organization for professionals like you. Since inception, this organization has grown to 100+ full and associate members, with a passion for excellence in professional development and connecting peers to peers, as well as selecting the best possible suppliers. As a member you will enjoy members-only prices for events and gain access to exclusive ISM opportunities.
Keeping You in the KnowA Network View of Supply Management - The concept of network theory can be applied to supply management, encouraging practitioners to examine the industry network in which they and their suppliers operate. One of the most important decisions supply management practitioners make is choosing a strategic supplier that their organization wants to collaborate with in a new companywide venture.
Management Myths 2014 and May Dinner Meeting - Participate in a blue jeans and work boots approach to the myths, clichés, experts and antiquated language procurement professionals encounter. Then continue the discussion during the dinner meeting on what makes great leaders exceptional.