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Welcome to ISM-Southern Colorado 2016
 

Not a member of ISM? 

By joining ISM-Southern Colorado, you can:

  • Move forward in your career and join the 48,000+ supply management professionals around the world who utilize ISM's unique membership benefits
  • Confidently enter the future better equipped to face the challenges that await you
  • Invest the time and the effort to become the best you can be

 

You will have the opportunity to network with professionals in your area or region, to develop your leadership potential, to cultivate your communication skills, and to take advantage of unique educational opportunities offered on the local level.

 

Certificate Programs - Gain expertise in a specific area of supply management with the educational offerings from ISM.  Enhance your skill set and gain recognition by specializing in Electronic Commerce, Cost Reduction Strategies and Techniques, or Supplier Relationship Management.  Courses are available via face-to-face public seminars, online courses, or self-study workbooks.

 

Products & Services included in your ISM membership:

  • Subscription to Inside Supply Management magazine
  • Subscription to ISM InfoEdge
  • Access to the Members Only section of the ISM Web site
  • Use of the ISM InfoCenter
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Please click "Calendar of Events" on the left side of this page to see our dinner meeting and board meeting schedule. Dinner meetings are usually on the 4th Thursday of the month--August through April. 

Contact info for our 2015-2016 President, Tracey Toohey is: Tracey.Toohey@fotf.org.

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ISM-Southern Colorado events and programs for 2016!

 
                                                                 
Event:
ISM - Southern Colorado September Dinner Meeting
When:
Thursday, Oct 27, 2016, 6:00PM until 7:30PM
Where:
Leon Young Center, 1521 S Hancock Expressway, Colorado Springs, CO 80903
 
 
 
ISM-SC Dinner Meeting and Program - Thursday, October 27, 2016
Don't miss this opportunity for an outstanding dinner and program that is invaluable to procurement professionals. 
 
6:00 PM Dinner will be catered followed by a presentation by Attorney Kerry Onda
 
TOPIC

"Proving Value" - ROI, cost setting, Cost Savings/cost avoidance (knowing the difference), process, our part in the process.


 
 
Click "Calendar of Events" on the left for more details and to register.

 

 

ISM Seminar and Webcast Calendar for 2016 Program Year 

 
Here's ISM's upcoming seminars and webcasts for members - mark you calendar to register about 30 days prior to event.  Specific times should be available by then.  Click on the links below for more information or to register for the event.

 

DATE PROGRAM TITLE LOCATION
LINK
Sep 21, 2016
12:30 PM MST
Do you have a 360 degree View of your suppliers?
This Webinar is free and will provide 1 CEH Certificate
 Webinar Register Here
Sep 28, 2016
09:00 AM MST
What Procurement Organizations Need Most – Flexibility & Agility
This Webinar is free and will provide 1 CEH Certificate
 
 
 Webinar Register Here
 

Free ISM Knowledge Center Materials - Earn CEH's to Maintain Certifications!

Go to the Knowledge Center on the ISM website for access to these free programs and earn 1-3 CEH's

Introduction to Cost Analysis Concepts - 3923

Introduction to Price Analysis Concepts - 3924

ISM Report on Business - 3967

The ISM Guide to Sustainability and Social Responsibility - 3974

Principles and Standards of Ethical Supply Management Conduct with Guidelines - 3972

ISM Career Center - 3964

 
Be sure to check out the ISM City Seminars in our top left menu for local instructor-led ISM educational opportunities near you!
Our Mission

 

Our mission is to provide educational, training, and knowledge-sharing opportunities for the advancement of our membership and those who wish to become members.   

 

We offer these member services through local and national seminars and training events, interactive online presentations, regular dinner meetings with speakers and group discussions, as well as access to ISM's national library and database of relevant topics, academic research, economic trend index (“Report on Business"), and other resources for the Procurement and Materials profession. 

 

ISM - Southern Colorado is an affiliate of the Institute for Supply Management (ISM, formerly NAPM), an international association of Procurement and Materials professionals.   
 

Career Opportunities

 

To View Recent Postings and links, Sign in as a Member, and Click on the "Career Opportunities" at Left. We welcome job postings--please email postings to Manny Ben  mben08@gmail.com for review and posting to our careers page.
 
Corporate Sponsorship
 
Thank you for supporting the professional development of individuals committed to Principles and Ethical Guidelines in Supply Management through ISM-Southern Colorado and The Institute for Supply Management.  ISM-Southern Colorado communicates directly with over 200 supply management professionals a month and our site gets over 6,700 hits a month!   Contact any board member to learn more about becoming a corporate sponsor.
 
ISM Affiliate of Excellence
 
 

ISM - Southern Colorado has been recognized as an ISM Affiliate of Excellence.

Only 9 out of 140+ affiliates received this award during the July 2006 Leadership Training Conference.