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ISM-Central Ohio is an affiliate of the Institute for Supply Management 
We are committed to bringing our members the best in education, professional development, networking and community involvement related to the supply management profession.
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Professional Development Meeting

February 8, 2015
5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
ATM Servicing: End to End
Learn how collaboration turned an idea

into a true success story at JP Morgan Chase and enhanced customer service


Presented by

Holly Miller-Downour, C.P.M., CPSM
V.P., Sourcing Group Mgr. JP Morgan Chase

  • How the idea came to be 
  • How Senior Executives buy-in was gained to move forward
  • How cross-functional areas were impacted by the initial “problem” statement
  • How Suppliers were involved and supported the overall category solution 

  • Final execution and follow-up

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Scholarship Program for Family of Members


The ISM-Central Ohio Board of Directors has allocated funds for two $1,500 scholarships to assist members’ family members during the 2016-2017 academic year.



Scholarship recipients will be honored during ISM-Central Ohio regular professional development meeting on Monday, May 9, 2016.

  • Scholarship funds are disbursed directly to the institution where the awardees are attending.
  • Scholarship awards must be used to defray the cost of college tuition and fees.
Please click the link below for additional information and scholarship forms.

Professional Development Meeting
March 14, 2016
5:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Building Your Reputation as
a Successful Manager and Leader
In this dynamic interactive session
you will learn the top secrets to build
your reputation as a successful manager and leader

 Presented by
Julie Kowalski of the Spizzerinctum Group

  • Explore the factors which affect negotiations as well as learn the steps to create win-win negotiations
  • Learn the top skills required to effectively hold people (even when they don’t report to you) accountable and achieve the desired results 
  • Learn how our actions and words create character reputation and apply the tools to help you speak and act more confidently as leaders!


 Shane Gill has agreed to serve as interim President of ISM - Central Ohio through June of next year.
Erin Smith was recently elected as 1st Vice President 
Allyson Huskey was recently elected as 2nd Vice President