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Webinar: How to Move from Good to Great: 10 Steps to Unlock the Power of Procurement

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November 19, 2015

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60 min

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In recent years, procurement professionals have witnessed dramatic changes to the procurement and supplier management function. Today’s business environment demands that procurement play a more strategic role in the organization with an emphasis on “unlocking the power of procurement” in order to meet the current—and future needs—of the business, stakeholders, customers and yes, even the suppliers.

Moving from good to great “unlocked procurement” requires a significant shift in the optimization of resources, more focus on the supply markets and developing a more opportunistic attitude to secure valuable business outcomes. It is a movement that brings forth greater procurement value contribution with significant business impacts when done well.

Join Mickey North Rizza, VP, Strategic Services at BravoSolution to learn:

Why conventional procurement is dead?
What are the top challenges driving the need for strategic procurement?
Why your suppliers need to be at the center of your procurement process?
How companies today are going from good to great strategic procurement by leveraging an integrated, collaborative procurement platform?

Reasons to attend the webinar:
  • What are the top challenges driving the need for strategic procurement?

  • Why your suppliers need to be at the center of your procurement process?

  • How companies today are going from good to great strategic procurement by leveraging an integrated, collaborative procurement platform?

Speakers:
BravoSolution
Mickey North Rizza, VP strategic services
Leveraging her 25+ years of experience and expertise, Mickey works closely with BravoSolution clients to help them deliver impactful value in Procurement, Sourcing and Supplier Relationship Management.

During her career, Mickey North Rizza, VP, strategic services at BravoSolution, served in various leadership roles as a strategic procurement and supply management practitioner and industry analyst. Most notably, Mickey was distinguished as an award-winning supply chain analyst during her seven year tenure at Gartner Research.

Mickey is a founding member of the ISM Supply Chain Risk Management Group, which she currently chairs. She is a highly regarded and sought after global thought-leader and speaker focused on strategic procurement and supply management.

Kelly Barner owns, manages, and edits Buyers Meeting Point. She has a unique perspective on procurement from the numerous roles she has held during her 15 years in procurement. Kelly worked for Ahold USA (parent company of grocery chains Stop & Shop, Hannaford, Giant Landover, and more) on their not ...
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