FOR RELEASE: May 26, 1999
|NAPM Media Relations|
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(San Diego, California) Robi Bendorf, C.P.M., of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania was named the Global Resources Person of the Year by the National Association of Purchasing Management (NAPM) at its 84th Annual International Purchasing Conference, in San Diego, California.
This national award acknowledges Bendorf for his outstanding leadership and contributions in expanding the global resources available to NAPM membership.
Bendorf is the principal of Bendorf & Associates. Prior to creating his own firm, he served as manager of Customer and Supplier Development for the Westinghouse Trading Company. Bendorf is a lifetime C.P.M. and holds a B.A. from the in Math and Physics from the University of Texas, and a Master's Degree in Counseling from Penn State.
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. The association exists to educate, develop, and advance the purchasing and supply management profession. NAPM provides members and nonmembers alike with opportunities to expand their professional knowledge and skills. NAPM is comprised of 181 affiliates with more than 44,000 members throughout the United States and Puerto Rico. Visit the NAPM Web site at www.napm.org.