NAPM Miami Valley, Inc.
is a non-profit professional organization open
to all persons involved in the purchasing or supply management areas.
NAPM Miami Valley is affiliated with the Institute for Supply Management
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Professional Networking Dinner Meeting and Guest SpeakerMeeting topic: China Outsourcing Decisions and Associated Impact(s) Due to Recent Election ResultsGuest Speaker: Mr. Gary Abney
Are you ready for Change? How do you think these potential changes will affect your company, and even you, as the economy moves forward? Will the incoming administration make changes that could affect your company's plans to source in China or even other countries outside the United States? Gary will discuss what could be on the horizon for US companies and how Washington could change the supply chain. Join us, as we discuss the potential changes and how we can prepare.
Gary Abney has held positions as a National Sales Manager, Materials Manager, Procurement Manager in manufacturing, distribution and services. He has received his M.B.A. in Management through Wright State University and is a certified C.P.M.. He has conducted various Procurement-oriented Seminars and Presentations throughout the Midwest region, including being a CPSM Training Instructor.
Additionally, Gary has instructed classes in Purchasing, Marketing and Management courses at Sinclair Community College and Procurement, Contracting and Negotiations at Antioch University – McGregor School of Business. Gary has been former President and currently serving on ISM Miami Valley’s Board of Directors as the Professional Development Director.Date: January 12, 2017
5:30p - Social/Registration
6:00p - Networking and Dinner
7:00p - Speaker Presentation
Holiday Inn Dayton/Fairborn (in the Discovery Room)
2800 Presidential Drive
Fairborn, OH 45324
Cost: $25 per person (members and non-members)
- Deadline to register is 6p, Friday prior to the event
- Deadline to cancel is 12p, Monday prior to the event
- No-shows will be charged $25
- Drop-ins will be seated on a 'space-available' basis
- Include full name, company, phone number and email address when registering
For more information and to register online, please click the Calendar link on the left menu.
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