Supply Chain Now Radio Episode 122

Supply Chain Now Radio, Episode 122
“Full Access: Kelly Barner with Buyers Meeting Point
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Kelly Barner owns, manages, and edits Buyers Meeting Point. She has a unique perspective on procurement from the numerous roles she has held during her 15 years in procurement. For the last seven years she has covered procurement news, events, publications, solutions, trends, and relevant economics at Buyers Meeting Point. Buyers Meeting Point provides the procurement industry with an events calendar, blog, active social media network, and podcast, all of which are trusted sources of information for practitioners and solution providers alike. Kelly has several regular columns throughout the industry, and in the summer of 2016 was appointed to become the Business Survey Chair for the ISM-New York Report on Business. Kelly has her MBA from Babson College as well as an MS in Library and Information Science from Simmons College. Kelly has coauthored three books: ‘Supply Market Intelligence for Procurement Professionals: Research, Process, and Resources’ (2014),  ‘Procurement at a Crossroads: Career Impacting Insights into a Rapidly Changing Industry’ (2016), and ‘Finance Unleashed: Leveraging the CFO for Innovation‘ (2017). In 2017, Kelly co-founded Palambridge with Phil Ideson (Art of Procurement).

 

Scott W. Luton is the founder of Supply Chain Now Radio. He has worked extensively in the end-to-end Supply Chain industry for more than 15 years, appearing in publications such as The Wall Street Journal, Dice and Quality Progress Magazine. Scott currently serves as Executive Vice President of APICS Atlanta and was recently named a 2019 Pro to Know in Supply Chain by Supply & Demand Executive. He founded the 2019 Atlanta Supply Chain Awards and also served on the 2018 Georgia Logistics Summit Executive Committee. He is a certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt and holds the APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) credential. A Veteran of the United States Air Force, Scott volunteers on the Business Pillar for VETLANTA and serves on the advisory board for the Georgia Manufacturing Alliance. He also serves as an advisor with TalentStream, a leading recruiting & staffing firm based in the Southeast. Connect with Scott Luton on LinkedIn and follow him on Twitter at @ScottWLuton.

Upcoming Events & Resources Mentioned in this Episode

Connect with Kelly on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kelly-barner-6884443/
Learn more about Buyers Meeting Point: https://buyersmeetingpoint.com/
2019 AIAG/SCAC Supply Chain & Quality Conference: https://myscma.com/scac-events/2019-supply-chain-quality/
Georgia Manufacturing Summit on October 9th:  https://www.georgiamanufacturingalliance.com/annual-summit
eft Logistics CIO Forum in Austin, TX: https://tinyurl.com/y5po7tvw
Upcoming Webinars: http://supplychainnowradio.com/upcoming-webinars/
SCNR to Broadcast Live from MODEX 2020: https://www.modexshow.com/
2019 Atlanta Supply Chain Awards: https://youtu.be/z8QCs8lgyMM?t=1
Follow Supply Chain Now Radio on Twitter: @SCNRadio
SCNR on YouTube: https://tinyurl.com/scnr-youtube