Strategic Sourcing and Supplier Diversity – Strategies for Success
Audrey Goins Brichi
Audrey Goins Brichi, Manager - Supplier Diversity / Small Business Programs, ChevronTexaco Corporation, San Ramon, CA 94583 (925) 842-2022, www.chevrontexaco.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Paul L. Massih
Paul L. Massih, General Manager - Capital Projects Procurement, ChevronTexaco Corporation, Houston, TX 77010 (713) 754-4910, ChevronTexaco Corporation, Houston, TX 77010 (713) 754-4910, www.chevrontexaco.com, email@example.com
87th Annual International Conference Proceedings - 2002 - San Francisco, CA
World class procurement organizations include world class strategic sourcing and supplier diversity processes. Corporations are streamlining procurement processes through strategic sourcing and supplier rationalization. Through focused strategies, supplier diversity and strategic sourcing can work together to add value to global procurement organizations and overall corporate strategic intents. Presenters will (a) describe the business case for a world class supplier diversity process (b) provide tools to integrate supplier diversity and strategic sourcing processes and (c) showcase success stories that demonstrate how diverse suppliers can be integrated with and actually benefit from the strategic sourcing process.