FOR RELEASE: May 1, 1998
Contact: Zenobia Daruwalla
NAPM, Media Relations
602/752-6276 ext. 3015
(Dallas, Texas) — Robyn L. Retterer, of Dublin, Ohio, was named the Global Resources Person of the Year by the National Association of Purchasing Management (NAPM) at its 83rd Annual International Purchasing Conference, at the Wyndham Anatole Hotel in Dallas, Texas.
This national award acknowledges Retterer for her outstanding leadership and contributions in expanding the global resources available to NAPM membership.
Retterer is purchasing department manager of projects and contracts for Techneglas, Inc. in Columbus, Ohio. In this role, she is responsible for the purchase of capital expansion projects, construction contractors, and oversees all companies providing services for the manufacturing operation. Retterer is a member of the NAPM–Columbus affiliate and serves as a board member in addition to her duties as Global Resources Committee Chair. She holds a bachelor of science degree from Ohio State University in business administration as well as a purchasing certificate from Columbus State Community College.
The National Association of Purchasing Management is a not-for-profit association that provides national and international leadership in purchasing and supply management research and education. NAPM provides its more than 44,000 members in its 180 affiliated associations with opportunities to expand their professional skills and knowledge.