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November 2004, Vol. 16, No. 11


  • In This Issue Members Only Content

    On January 13, 2005, ISM will hold its Annual Membership Meeting in Tempe, Arizona. The meeting will include the election of three new members to the ISM Board of Directors and recommended changes to the ISM national Bylaws.

  • Affiliate Support Members Only Content

    Purpose: The purpose of the ISM Persons of the Year Awards is to honor members who go beyond the regular scope of work to make outstanding contributions to ISM and the profession.

  • Board of Directors Update Members Only Content

    Anthony S. Nieves, C.P.M., CFPM, chair of the Board of Directors, has officially called a meeting of the 2004 ISM Board of Directors to be held at the ISM Headquarters in Tempe, Arizona. The initial session will be called to order on Thursday, January 13, 2005, at 8:00 a.m. MST. The ISM Annual Membership Meeting will immediately follow the Board meeting at 11:30 a.m. MST.

  • Spread the Word - Sharing the Value of Supply Management Members Only Content

    Q. Why is ISM increasing public relations activities?

  • Technology Members Only Content

    ISM currently offers four FREE electronic newsletters:

  • C.P.M. and A.P.P. News Members Only Content

    ISM currently offers four FREE electronic newsletters:

  • Liner Notes Members Only Content

    Join ISM on November 9 for a one-hour Web seminar to learn how radio frequency identification is on the verge of revolutionizing business. As a supply management professional, find out how this cutting-edge "smart label" technology will impact your daily activities. We will explore the areas that are most critical to your role in supply chain management. The session will be presented by Charlie Robertson, a supply chain consultant who has an extensive background in purchasing, logistics, material control and finance.

  • Reminders Members Only Content

    January 31, 2005, is the deadline for the 2005 Shipman nominations. For more information or for instructions and nomination forms, please contact Judy Waters at ISM, 800/888-6276, extension 3034, or jwaters@ism.ws.