St. Louis Area Leading Supply Chain Management Professionals
A Proud History
ISM—St. Louis, Inc. was founded in 1916 by two St. Louis area procurement professionals, F.W. Russe of the Mallinckrodt Chemical Company, and A. Sherwood of the Morton Salt Company.
Over 106 years later, ISM—St. Louis continues to provide local and national leadership in supply chain management, particularly in the areas of education and standards of excellence.
Elevate Your Career
As a chapter of Institute for Supply Management® (ISM®), we are committed to the ongoing professional development of our members and the procurement/supply management profession through education, certifications, research, and communication.
Our membership is comprised of procurement and supply chain professionals and managers employed in host of companies from the government, private and public sectors. For more information on becoming a part of ISM—St. Louis, click here.
Come join us at our next event!
Welcome to the new and improved ISM—St. Louis website. ISM—St. Louis, Inc. is a non-profit association dedicated to strengthening the community of procurement and supply management professionals in and around the St. Louis region.
Presently, we are offering a mix of events and training using both virtual and in-person approaches. Our virtual events are conducted on the Zoom or MS Teams platforms and can be accessed from any device at any location.
If you have not already done so, please bookmark this new site and delete any references you have to our old site. We look forward to serving you in 2023!
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Join us for this chapter year's kick-off Networking Reception and Happy Hour!
The ISM-St. Louis Chapter invites all current and prospective members to a Networking Reception and Happy Hour at Bonefish Grill in Brentwood, MO. The Chapter will provide beverages and appetizers between 4:30 and 6:30pm on Thursday, October 19th. Come meet and network with your local procurement and supply chain professional peers!
Don’t miss this interactive panel featuring experts from ISM's Strategic Sourcing and SRM Committee, representing diverse manufacturing and services sectors. We begin by exploring ISM's core competencies (your expertise) and learn where our panelists' organizations land on the maturity scale for targeted competencies (for your business). Gain valuable insights into how successful procurement departments incorporate industry priorities to build plans that win, and how the relative maturity, focus, and broader business environment impact what initiatives different supply management leaders prioritize. Join and engage in a dynamic Q&A session with our experts, where you can get answers to your burning questions.
Join the executive leaders from ISM and Resilinc as they come together as part of a quarterly series to discuss the latest and emerging risks and disruptions impacting global supply chains. ISM CEO Tom Derry and Resilinc CEO Bindiya Vakil will also provide insights based on respective data and research from both organizations.
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