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Welcome to ISM Rochester
(formerly: NAPMR)

ISM-Rochester and it's 70+ members serve as the local leaders of professional standards in all matters pertaining to purchasing, materials, research, and education.

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STAY TUNED FOR UPCOMING EVENTS

APICS Top Management Night

Thursday, May 31st

5:00 PM-8:30 PM

LOCATION: ARTISAN Works

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Recent News and Events

Gary Keith, Economist from M&T Bank, reviews the national and regional economic outlook with members.

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Mike Chabalik, from UBS Financial, discusses the various implications of the 2018 Tax Reform and impending tariffs on steel and aluminum at the April 18 Dinner Meeting.

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ISM-R members discuss the "Framework for Evaluating Critical Knowledge Transfer in the NPD Process" presented by Bob Burnett during the annual APICS / ISMR joint dinner meeting.

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Sarah Beisheim, Xerox Senior Intellectual Property Counsel, explains to ISMR members why contracts do matter and how to protect their interests and manage risk

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Trace Cyber Solutions provides ISM Rochester members methods for vetting suppliers and protecting their information assets.

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Jack Cook discusses technology with Aldwin Maloto and Ivan Jubilee from Trace Cyber Solutions.

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Pat Campbell, Business Process Excellence Manager from Xerox, outlines strategies in having Crucial Conversations during November 15 dinner meeting

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Check out some pictures from our recent tour of Foodlink Rochester:

ISM-Rochester members tour the Foodlink warehouse facility directed by Mark Dwyer and Maureen Miller.

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Mark explains the various facets of the new, state-of-the-art commercial kitchen.

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Pierre Aubertin, from NOCO Energy, reviews many of the aspects of purchasing energy – natural gas and electricity, to the members at the September 20th dinner meeting.

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Congratulations to Isabella Lucania on winning the ISM-Rochester 2017 Katherine A. Rhoades Scholarship!  Isabella is pictured below holding the award certificate along with ISM-Rochester board members Michele Hoy and Emine Frusci.

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This past May ISM-Rochester members had the privilege to tour the 911 Center with Director John Merklinger.  This award-winning team of employees serve 84 different public safety agencies and handled more than 1.2 million calls for service last year alone!  ISM-Rochester would like to thank Director Merklinger for the tour and would like to thank his highly trained staff for all they do for the Rochester community!  Check out a picture of Director Merklinger and some ISM-Rochester members below! 

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New to the profession?  Do you know any students, recent graduates, or emerging professionals? If they might be interested in supply management as a career they are invited to attend any future events as a guest.  Please be sure when you RSVP you indicate if an attendee is an “Emerging Professional” and be sure to include contact information.