ISM Affiliate Announces New Officers


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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

[ISM—Affiliate, Inc.] Announces [year-year] Officers

(City, State) [Date][ISM—Affiliate, Inc.] has announced the selection of its [year-year] board of directors. Affiliate officers begin their terms of volunteer service in [Month/Year]. Board members for the [year-year] year are:

President — [First and Last Name], [ISM credentials in order ... CPSM, CPSD, C.P.M., A.P.P.]
[First and Last Name], [CPSM, CPSD, C.P.M., A.P.P.], is [job title] at [company/employer] where [he/she] is responsible for [one short sentence on job duties].

Past President — [First and Last Name], [ISM credentials in order ... CPSM, CPSD, C.P.M., A.P.P.]
[First and Last Name], [CPSM, CPSD, C.P.M.], is [job title] at [company/employer] where [he/she] is responsible for [one short sentence on job duties].

President Elect — [First and Last Name]
[First and Last Name] is [include title] at [company/employer] where he/she is responsible for [include short sentence on job duties]. [Last Name] has held a number of leadership roles in the affiliate.

Communication Chair — [First and Last Name]
[First and Last Name] has been a supply management professional for more than [XX] years. Over the course of [his/her] career [Last Name] has worked in a variety of industries, including [example, i.e. hospital & healthcare, IT and hospitality].

Certification Chair — [First and Last Name] [ISM credentials in order ... CPSM, CPSD, C.P.M. A.P.P.]
[First and Last Name] has been a supply management professional for more than [XX] years. Over the course of [his/her] career [Last Name] has worked in a variety of industries, including [example, i.e. hospital & healthcare, IT and hospitality]. In [his/her] role as Certification Chair, [Last Name] promotes the professional qualifications offered by Institute for Supply Management™ (ISM) and encourages affiliate members to consider pursuing either the Certified Professional in Supply Management® (CPSM®) or the Certified Professional in Supplier Diversity® (CPSD™) qualifications as a way to grow in their profession.

[Affiliate makeup]
[ISM—Affiliate, Inc.] is comprised of more than [number of members] business professionals who hold an interest in supply management. [ISM—Affiliate, Inc.] members represent a cross-section of the area's business community including not-for-profit organizations, Fortune 500 companies, university faculty, government employees, and supply management students.

[ISM—Affiliate, Inc.] is an affiliate of the first supply management institute in the world. Members meet regularly for professional development, education, networking and career development. For more information visit [ISM—Affiliate, Inc.] online at [insert your affiliate website URL].

ISM defines supply management as the identification, acquisition, access, positioning, and management of resources and related capabilities the organization needs or potentially needs in the attainment of its strategic objectives. Components included under the supply management umbrella are: purchasing/procurement; strategic sourcing; logistics; quality; inventory control; materials management; warehousing; transportation/traffic/shipping; disposition/investment recovery; distribution; receiving; packaging; product/service development and manufacturing supervision. Visit ISM's worldwide headquarters online at www.ism.ws.

Media Contact:
[First & Last Name, CPSM, CPSD, C.P.M., A.P.P., if applicable]
Public Relations/Communications Chair
[ISM—Affiliate, Inc.]
[Media contact e-mail]
[Media contact phone]



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