Rick Grimm, CPPO, CPPB, Executive Vice President/ CEO of the National Institute of Governmental Purchasing; Marcheta E. Gillespie, CPPO, C.P.M., CPPB, CPM, Deputy Director for the City of Tuson's Department of Procurement; and Tom Sadowski, former Director of Accounting for the State of Missiouri and the University of Missouri, Association of Government Accountants (AGA), discuss the importance of the Principles and Practices Project. Find out what the Values & Guiding Principles and Standards of Practice mean to the Procurement Profession.
CPPC Endorses Values and Guiding Principles CPPC officially endorsed the Values and Guiding Principles. For more information visit the Blog
OPBA Joins as Supporting Organization and Donates $5000.00 The Ontario Public Buyers Association (chapter of the National Institute of Governmental Purchasing) has joined as a Supporting Organization to support the collaborative efforts to develop public procurement values, principles, and standards of practice.
However, OPBA is a unique supporting organization. Why? In addition to being a supporting organization, OPBA provided a $5,000 financial donation to further the efforts of the project. OPBA’s donation is the first monetary contribution to be received.
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In tight budget times, every public function must show value or face possible reduction, outsourcing, or elimination. Anecdotal evidence is rarely effective. How can/should procurement/acquisition…Continue