Central Indiana Supply Chain, Procurement and
Supplier Diversity Professionals Honored
September 12, 2018 – Indianapolis, IN. More than 200 supply chain professionals will gather for the First Annual Central Indiana Supply Chain Awards (CISCA), powered by BCforward on Thursday, September 13, 2018 at 8 a.m. at the 502 East Event Centre in Carmel, IN. The event, organized by the Institute for Supply Management – Central Indiana (ISM) and the Mid-States Minority Supplier Development Council (Mid-States MSDC) is the first of its kind in Central Indiana.
CISCA recognizes the best people, projects and corporations dedicated to excellence in Supply Chain in Central Indiana. Supply Chain management is an essential part of business and those involved in the profession are extremely valuable to corporate America and to the manufacturing, logistics and service industries in our region. CISCA was created to recognize supply chain professiohttp://ismcentralindiana.org/index.php?bypassCookie=1nals in Central Indiana who have shown innovation, perseverance, delivery of results and best practices to their businesses and/or organizations.
Awards will be presented to individuals and teams from some the area’s largest companies, including:
- Indianapolis Airport
- Eli Lilly
- KAR Auction Group
- IUPUI and,
- The Proxima Group
The awards categories are:
- BCforward Thinking Award
- Supply Management/Chain Leader of the Year
- Team Excellence
- Supplier Diversity Advocate of the Year
- Innovation in Supply Chain
- Lifetime Achievement
- Rising Star
- Top Academic
ABOUT ISM- CENTRAL IN
ISM-Central Indiana serves as a center of excellence in establishing and maintaining best-in class professional standards of competency and conduct for the Procurement profession and its members, in matters pertaining to research, education, and certification. ISM is the largest supply management association in the world and is known for its standards of excellence, research and education.
ABOUT MID-STATES MSDC
The primary mission of the Mid-States MSDC is to promote and cultivate successful minority enterprises within the Central Illinois, Indiana and Eastern Missouri business communities. The Mid-States MSDC serves as an advocate for the economic well-being and growth of certified MBEs, while also providing a direct connection for corporations who are committed to purchasing products and services from Mid-States MSDC-certified MBEs.
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Carolyn E. Mosby