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Purchasing and Supply Management Professionals Can Sharpen Their Skills Through NAPM'S Educational Programs in August

FOR RELEASE: May 5, 1999

CONTACT: Zenobia Daruwalla
  NAPM Media Relations
  602/752-6276 ext. 3015
   

(Tempe, Arizona) — The National Association of Purchasing Management (NAPM) continues its series of professional development seminars designed for business and purchasing and supply management professionals through August 1999. NAPM will present seminars at the following locations across the United States:

  • NAPM'S ADVANCED CONTRACT WRITING FOR PURCHASING AND SUPPLY MANAGEMENT
    Program 4035
    August 2-3, 1999
    Orlando, Florida
    Hotel Reservations: Radisson Barcelo Hotel 407/345-0505
    Cosponsor: NAPM-Central Florida, Inc.
    Early Bird Registration Nonmember $995/Member $795
    Late Registration Nonmember $1,095/Member $895

  • NAPM'S ADVANCED PURCHASING NEGOTIATIONS: There's No Such Thing As A Difficult Negotiation
    Program 4037
    August 9-10, 1999
    Denver, Colorado
    Hotel Reservations: Embassy Suites DIA 303/375-0400
    Cosponsor: NAPM-Denver, Inc.
    Early Bird Registration Nonmember $995/Member $795
    Late Registration Nonmember $1,095/Member $895

  • NAPM'S THE PURCHASING PROFESSIONAL'S INTERNET TOOL KIT
    Program 4038
    August 9-10, 1999
    Raleigh, North Carolina
    Hotel Reservations: Doubletree Guest Suites 919/361-4660
    Cosponsor: NAPM-Carolinas/Virginia, Inc.
    Early Bird Registration Nonmember $945/Member $745
    Late Registration Nonmember $1,045/Member $845

  • NAPM'S EXPANDED FUNDAMENTALS OF PURCHASING: The Building Blocks of World Class Professionalism (3-Day)
    Program 4039
    August 11-13, 1999
    Seattle, Washington
    Hotel Reservations: Holiday Inn Seatac 206/248-1000
    Cosponsor: NAPM-Western Washington, Inc.
    Early Bird Registration Nonmember $1,195/Member $995
    Late Registration Nonmember $1,295/Member $1,095

  • NAPM'S ADVANCED PURCHASING AND THE LAW: Using Purchasing Law to Improve Performance
    Program 4040
    August 12-13, 1999
    Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    Hotel Reservations: Best Western Midway/Hwy. 100 414/774-3600
    Cosponsor: NAPM-Milwaukee, Inc.
    Early Bird Registration Nonmember $995/Member $795
    Late Registration Nonmember $1,095/Member $895

  • NAPM'S USING TECHNOLOGY TO IMPROVE YOUR BOTTOMLINE
    Program 4041
    August 16-17, 1999
    St. Petersburg, Florida
    Hotel Reservations: Holiday Inn Select 813/577-9100
    Cosponsor: NAPM-Florida Gulf Coast, Inc.
    Early Bird Registration Nonmember $945/Member $745
    Late Registration Nonmember $1,045/Member $845

  • NAPM'S CONTRACT WRITING BASICS: What All the Ts and Cs Mean
    Program 4042
    August 16-17, 1999
    St. Louis, Missouri
    Hotel Reservations: Marriott Airport 314/423-9700
    Early Bird Registration Nonmember $995/Member $795
    Late Registration Nonmember $1,095/Member $895

  • NAPM'S PURCHASING AND THE LAW: The Basics You Need to Succeed (3-Day)
    Program 4043
    Tempe, Arizona
    August 18-20, 1999
    Hotel Reservations: Embassy Suites Tempe/ASU 480/897-7444
    Cosponsor: NAPM-Arizona, Inc.
    Early Bird Registration Nonmember $1,195/Member $995
    Late Registration Nonmember $1,295/Member $1,095

  • NAPM'S EFFECTIVE SUPPLIER SELECTION AND EVALUATION: A Strategic Approach
    Program 4044
    August 19-20, 1999
    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    Hotel Reservations: Embassy Suites-Pittsburgh Airport 412/269-9070
    Cosponsor: NAPM-Pittsburgh, Inc.
    Early Bird Registration Nonmember $945/Member $745
    Late Registration Nonmember $1,045/Member $845

  • NAPM'S ACHIEVING PEAK PERFORMANCE WHEN PURCHASING SERVICES
    Program 4045
    August 23-24, 1999
    San Diego, California
    Hotel Reservations: San Diego/Del Mar Hilton 619/792-5200
    Cosponsor: NAPM-San Diego, Inc.
    Early Bird Registration Nonmember $995/Member $795
    Late Registration Nonmember $1,095/Member $895

  • NAPM'S ADVANCED PURCHASING STRATEGIES: Taking It to the Next Level
    Program 4046
    August 26-27, 1999
    Columbus, Ohio
    Hotel Reservations: Radisson North 614/846-0300
    Cosponsor: NAPM-Columbus, Inc.
    Early Bird Registration Nonmember $995/Member $795
    Late Registration Nonmember $1,095/Member $895

  • NAPM'S STRATEGIC SUPPLIER ALLIANCE: Achieving Organizational Objectives through Relationship Management
    Program 4047
    August 30-31, 1999
    Portland, Oregon
    Hotel Reservations: Crowne Plaza 503/624-8400
    Cosponsor: NAPM-Oregon, Inc.
    Early Bird Registration Nonmember $995/Member $795
    Late Registration Nonmember $1,095/Member $895

For registration or more information on any of these seminars, contact NAPM Customer Service at 800/888-6276, extension 401, or visit us on the Internet at www.napm.org and go to the Professional Development/Education area. For a complete NAPM Seminar catalog (43 pages), call NAPM's Fax on Demand at 800/444-6276 and request document #0264.

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.

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