SIGThe Sourcing Industry Landscape

SIL Podcast: Supplier Management Made Simple, w/ Daryl Hammett

By March 28, 2018 August 19th, 2018 No Comments

Welcome to the latest Sourcing Industry Landscape podcast, hosted by Dawn Tiura.

Daryl Hammett is a partner and Chief Operations Officer of ConnXus, an Ohio-based tech start-up that connects diverse and small businesses with companies seeking to expand and diversify their supplier base.

Hammett draws from his strong procurement background to simplify the process between buyers and suppliers so that buyers can put more resources and time into innovation. Hammett’s passion for the industry, his expertise, and his hunger to constantly evolve and improve have helped connect millions of diverse suppliers with businesses around the world.

Key Takeaways:

  • Learn how advanced technology can simplify and streamline the procurement process to connect diverse suppliers to corporate buyers.
  • Gain an understanding of the benefits of a sustainable and inclusive supply chain.
  • Hear about a unique supplier vetting process that makes risk more transparent.
  • For procurement professionals to be truly successful, they cannot accept the status quo. Hammett has recommendations to keeping up with changing technology, offers advice for young procurement professionals and shares the valuable lessons he’s learned in his career.

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Philip Ideson

About Philip Ideson

Philip founded Art of Procurement in 2015 as a way to empower procurement professionals at all levels to deliver change with confidence; whether from the inspiration of the popular weekly podcast that he hosts, or with targeted solution offerings that guide clients on their journey to transform the impact of procurement.