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Are you ready for the next wave of disruption in procurement? Join Sourcing Industry Group CEO Dawn Tiura, CSP, for conversations on the sourcing industry landscape with innovators who embrace technology to improve, influence and inspire procurement professionals.

Are you ready for the next wave of disruption in procurement? Join Sourcing Industry Group CEO Dawn Tiura, CSP, for conversations on the sourcing industry landscape with innovators who embrace technology to improve, influence and inspire procurement professionals.
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Are you ready for the next wave of disruption in procurement? Join Sourcing Industry Group CEO Dawn Tiura, CSP, for conversations on the sourcing industry landscape with innovators who embrace technology to improve, influence and inspire procurement professionals.

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English


Episodes

The Journey of an Up and Coming Leader with Siddharth Ramesh

5/21/2019
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Sid comes from KPMG, where he managed a diverse portfolio that shaped his techniques for sourcing strategies that he uses today. Sid now works at VSP Global, under the leadership of their CPO Greg Tennyson, primarily in the vision insurance space and providing affordable eyecare globally. Sid encourages his staff to focus on continuing education by obtaining certifications in different sourcing concepts, such as third-party risk management. These certifications provided an opportunity for...

Duration:00:18:38

Passionate about the Planet with Celia Landesberg from EcoVadis

5/20/2019
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Caring about the environment is embedded in the fabric of Celia’s personality since she was a young child. She was thinking about supply chains before she knew what one was. EcoVadis’ mission is to elevate the performance of global supply chains with respect to sustainability. They’re the largest providers of sustainability ratings. This includes aspects of environment, labor and human rights, ethics and procurement practices of all of the businesses they assess. They have a partnership with...

Duration:00:19:21

Career Surfing with Kate Vitasek

3/1/2019
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Kate is an international authority on business relationships. On the podcast, she discusses what it means to have a “career,” which is defined not by your title but an accumulation of skills to help you meet your goals. When it comes to meeting those goals – whether it’s building strong business relationships, achieving a career milestone or learning a new skill – it's important to understand that success isn’t a straight path, but a series of sideways movements and sometimes even going...

Duration:00:31:36

The Ideal Leader with Mike Morsch

2/28/2019
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From starting his career as a software developer, Mike worked his way up through IT organizations to hone the craft of IT and created the procurement function at CDK Global from scratch. After spending years working alongside the procurement organization in previous positions, he now leads a world-class procurement team and brings his unique insight to the procurement role. Leading CDK’s digital transformation and championing RPA implementation within CDK, Mike is passionate about leading...

Duration:00:21:04

Leading with Impact with Tifenn Dano Kwan

2/21/2019
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Tifenn Dano Kwan is the Chief Marketing Officer for SAP Ariba. Recently back from the Davos Conference, Tifenn discusses the key takeaways, including the role of technology and humans, diversity and inclusion in the workplace, and the role of corporations in making a positive impact. When it comes to her role at SAP Ariba, she shares her evolution with the company and its purpose-driven transformation that drives innovation and strategic value with the goal of creating ethical and diverse...

Duration:00:30:34

From Boredom to Chief Customer Officer w/ Gregory A. Mark

1/6/2019
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Gregory Mark is the Chief Customer Officer at Zycus, a role that not many have heard of. On the podcast, he shares the reason his role was created and we take a journey to learn more about his unique career path and what keeps him motivated. Prior to Zycus, Gregory is best known for being the CEO and Chairman of the Board of Hubwoo but started in the procurement industry back in the day of Commerce One. After the sale of Hubwoo and his non-compete contracts were complete, Gregory found...

Duration:00:22:29

Wait, What? From High School Dropout to President and Founder w/ Taso Du Val

12/26/2018
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Taso Du Val is the CEO of Toptal where he is in charge of the strategic vision and managing Toptal’s explosive growth. With an untraditional background that took him from high school dropout to CEO, Taso, who is also a musician, originally started out in the music industry as a producer. Additionally, Taso is also a founding team member and advisor to Art.sy, an art discovery platform, where he develops and advises on strategy. Taso is an energetic, dynamic and creative person who will...

Duration:00:18:02

Exploring the Capabilities of an Interconnected World w/ Kazu Gomi

12/12/2018
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Kazu Gomi, CEO of NTT America, ranks as the 4th largest telecommunication company in the world. We learn the breadth and depth of NTT’s capabilities, from system integration, (they acquired Dell Services a few years ago) and are also one of the largest security companies in North America. Additionally, Dimensions Data provides system integration and NTT Data provides infrastructure. Within NTT they can provide the full stack of services for any enterprise IT solution. Another impressive...

Duration:00:26:00

A Healthy Obsession w/ Alex Yakubovich

11/28/2018
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Alex Yakubovich had a non-traditional path into the world of sourcing and procurement. In college, what started out as a project to earn extra cash turned into a profitable e-commerce venture that he and his co-founder later sold to Living Social. While working in e-commerce, Alex fielded and responded to hundreds of RFPs per year, and quickly became frustrated by the clunky, manual practices of the RFP process. Alex shares his journey from the dorm room to the boardroom and what he’s...

Duration:00:20:51

The Bold, New Era for Procurement w/ Alan Day

11/14/2018
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Alan Day’s inspiration to found State of Flux was due to a gap in the implementation of sourcing processes post-deal. Having worked in procurement and supply chain for over 20 years, Alan utilized industry best practices to help companies optimize their strategic sourcing goals post-deal through contract management, supplier relationship management and sustainability. Alan shares his insight into how procurement and CPOs can take initiative to move beyond back-office administrative roles,...

Duration:00:21:36

Innovations in Sustainability w/ Microsoft

11/13/2018
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Welcome to a special edition of the Sourcing Industry Landscape podcast, hosted by Dawn Tiura. This episode highlights team finalists for Sourcing Industry Group’s (SIG) Future of Sourcing Awards in the Innovations in Sustainability category. The teams nominated for the Innovations in Sustainability category have demonstrated excellence in their field and represent the best example of innovation, transformation and/or leadership in sustainability. About the team:

Duration:00:18:06

Innovations in Governance w/ GE and Microsoft

11/1/2018
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Welcome to a special edition of the Sourcing Industry Landscape podcast, hosted by Dawn Tiura. This episode highlights team finalists for Sourcing Industry Group’s (SIG) Future of Sourcing Awards in the Innovations in Governance category. The teams nominated for the Innovations in Governance category have demonstrated excellence in their field and represent the best example of innovation, transformation and/or leadership in governance.

Duration:00:21:15

Innovations in Digitization w/ IBM and Microsoft

10/30/2018
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Welcome to a special edition of the Sourcing Industry Landscape podcast, hosted by Dawn Tiura. This episode highlights team finalists for Sourcing Industry Group’s (SIG) Future of Sourcing Awards in the Innovations in Digitization category. The teams nominated for the Innovations in Digitization category have demonstrated excellence in their field and represent the best example of innovation, transformation and/or leadership in digitization.

Duration:00:23:40

Innovations in Outsourcing w/ GEP, Denali - A WNS Company and Russell Investments

10/25/2018
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Welcome to a special edition of the Sourcing Industry Landscape podcast, hosted by Dawn Tiura. This episode highlights team finalists for Sourcing Industry Group’s (SIG) Future of Sourcing Awards in the Innovations in Outsourcing category. The teams nominated for the Innovations in Outsourcing category have demonstrated excellence in their field and represent the best example of innovation, transformation and/or leadership in outsourcing.

Duration:00:41:06

Innovations in Sourcing w/ GEP and HERE Technologies

10/23/2018
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Welcome to a special edition of the Sourcing Industry Landscape podcast, hosted by Dawn Tiura. This episode highlights team finalists for Sourcing Industry Group’s (SIG) Future of Sourcing Awards in the Innovations in Sourcing category. The teams nominated for the Innovations in Sourcing category have demonstrated excellence in their field and represent the best example of innovation, transformation and/or leadership in sourcing.

Duration:00:21:25

Innovations in Sourcing w/ VSP Global and GEP

10/18/2018
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Welcome to a special edition of the Sourcing Industry Landscape podcast, hosted by Dawn Tiura. This episode highlights team finalists for Sourcing Industry Group’s (SIG) Future of Sourcing Awards in the Innovations in Sourcing category. The teams nominated for the Innovations in Sourcing category have demonstrated excellence in their field and represent the best example of innovation, transformation and/or leadership in sourcing.

Duration:00:26:22

Innovations in Third Party Management w/ FedEx, Florida Blue and Fannie Mae

10/16/2018
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Welcome to a special edition of the Sourcing Industry Landscape podcast, hosted by Dawn Tiura. This episode highlights team finalists for Sourcing Industry Group’s (SIG) Future of Sourcing Awards in the Innovations in Third Party Management category. The teams nominated for the Innovations in Third Party Management category have demonstrated excellence in their field and represent the best example of innovation, transformation and/or leadership in third party management.

Duration:00:33:38

Innovations in Supplier Performance w/ Florida Blue, SAP Ariba and Microsoft

10/11/2018
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Welcome to a special edition of the Sourcing Industry Landscape podcast, hosted by Dawn Tiura. This episode highlights team finalists for Sourcing Industry Group’s (SIG) Future of Sourcing Awards in the Innovations in Supplier Performance category. The teams nominated for the Innovations in Supplier Performance category have demonstrated excellence in their field and represent the best example of innovation, transformation and/or leadership in talent management. About the Teams:

Duration:00:23:31

Innovations in Talent Management w/ Beeline, Microsoft and University of Tennessee

10/9/2018
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Welcome to a special edition of the Sourcing Industry Landscape podcast, hosted by Dawn Tiura. This episode highlights team finalists for Sourcing Industry Group’s (SIG) Future of Sourcing Awards in the Innovations in Talent Management category. The teams nominated for the Innovations in Talent Management category have demonstrated excellence in their field and represent the best example of innovation, transformation and/or leadership in talent management. About the Teams:

Duration:00:40:43

A Vision for Procurement’s Future w/ Conor Quarry, and Komal Patel

10/4/2018
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Welcome to a special edition of the Sourcing Industry Landscape podcast, hosted by Dawn Tiura, where we highlight Rising Star Award finalists for Sourcing Industry Group’s (SIG) Future of Sourcing Awards. The finalists on this show combine their technical skills with curiosity to embrace technology that drives innovation and value to make their businesses more strategic. The Rising Star Award recognizes an individual newer to the industry who has shown initiative and promise by delivering a...

Duration:00:20:17