Nominate your role model or mentor for the J. Shipman Gold Medal Award and recognize the thought-leaders you admire the most. The Award is presented annually to an individual whose career accomplishments have promoted the advancement of the procurement and supply chain management profession. Those chosen for the award have also assisted, mentored and guided other members of the profession to excel in their own endeavors.
Nominate your role model or mentor, someone who you feel has a lengthy career full of distinguished service to the advancement of procurement and supply chain management. This person should be viewed by others as an innovator, community leader, mentor and teacher.
The winner of the 2015 J. Shipman Gold Medal Award will be announced at an awards luncheon in May 2015 at ISM's Annual Conference in Phoenix.
Nomination deadline is January 31, 2015. Nominees do not have to be ISM members.
About the Award:
Johnson Shipman was a pioneer member of the New York affiliate of the National Association of Purchasing Agents, now Institute for Supply Management™, well-known for giving liberally of his time and counsel. The J. Shipman Gold Medal Award was created by the Purchasing Management Association of New York in 1931, and is presented to those individuals whose modest, unselfish, sincere, and persistent efforts have aided the advancement of the procurement and supply chain management field. Those chosen for the award have also assisted and guided members of the profession in their endeavors.