Procurement & Strategic Sourcing Forum

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March 8–10, 2020 | Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas | Dallas, TX

Join like-minded Chief Procurement Officers for inspiration and insight, networking and learning, and proven strategies to improve your business practices.

Faculty Members Include

  • NEIL ARONSON (Uber Technologies, Inc.), Head of Global Strategic Sourcing
  • HELEN ARTIME (NBG Home), Vice President, Product Development & Sourcing
  • CHARLIE BACHARACH (Egencia), Senior Director Sales, MNC/Global
  • BRAD BERNER (Academy Sports + Outdoors), Vice President, Procurement
  • PALLABEE BERA (Acosta), Vice President, Procurement
  • SCOTT COOPER (Serta Simmons Bedding), Senior Vice President, Global Strategic Sourcing
  • CHRISTINE CORSON (DSJ Global), Director and National Co-Head
  • TIMOTHY DAVIS (SAIC), Vice President, Sub Contracts & Materials
  • MARCIE DENNISON (GM Financial), Vice President, Purchasing
  • ALEJANDRA ECHEVERRY (JLL), Senior Vice President, Strategic Sourcing
  • JOEL FINK (Forterra Building Products), Vice President, Supply Chain
  • DOUG FULLENKAMP (Insight Sourcing Group), Director
  • STAN GARBER (Scout, a Workday Company), President
  • DAVE HARRIS (Cantor Fitzgerald), Global Head of Procurement
  • DAVID HARVEY (CoreTrust), Sales Director
  • GREGORY HEALY (Colliers International), Senior Vice President, Supply Chain & Logistics Consulting, Labor Strategies
  • MIKE HEEGER (Deutsche Bank), Head of Sourcing Americas & Director of Global Procurement
  • SUZETTE HENDRICK (TriNet), Director, Technology Sourcing
  • RACHEL HENNEY (The Standard), Head of Procurement, Supplier Management & Governance
  • BRIAN HOLBROOK (Kerry), Director, Indirect Procurement
  • JUSTIN HONAMAN (Georgia Pacific), Vice President, Strategic Sourcing & Procurement, Analytics, Data & Digital Transformation
  • STEVE HUGHES (The College Board), Chief Procurement Officer
  • DOUG JOHNSON (Emerson), Vice President, Global Supply Chain
  • JANICE JOHNSTON (Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals), Chief Procurement Officer
  • BHAVESH JOSHI (CIRCOR International Inc), Vice President, Global Operations and Supply Chain
  • JOSHUA KING (American Water), Vice President & Chief Procurement Officer
  • SARAH KLINDWORTH (American National Insurance Company), Vice President, Corporate Procurement Services
  • RACHEL KUTZ (AT&T), Vice President, Strategic Initiatives, Global Supply Chain
  • JOHN LECLOUX (Multi Color Corporation), Global Procurement Lead
  • FRED LEEDS (Pernod Ricard USA), Head of Indirect Procurement
  • MARIANNE LEVANDOSKI (LabCorp), Vice President, Chief Procurement Officer
  • TY LEVINE (Ivalua), Marketing Director, Americas
  • VALERIE LONGS (Corelle Brands), Global Purchasing, Vice President
  • MARCELO LOUREIRO (Alkermes), Global Head of Procurement & Strategic Sourcing
  • CHRISTY MALLEN (Princess Cruises), Director, Indirect Strategic Sourcing
  • MANDY MASTERS (Whole Foods Market), Director, Indirect Procurement
  • ANN-MARIE MCCARTHY (Endurance International Group), Chief Procurement Officer
  • DEBRA MEEHAN (KinderCare Education), Director, Strategic Sourcing
  • SCOTT MORS (thyssenkrupp System Engineering Inc), Head of Procurement and Supply Management
  • RICARDO MURILLO (Electrical Components International), Vice President, Global Procurement
  • ERIC NARSOLIS (HERE Technologies), Head of Sourcing, Americas Region
  • RON NORTH (Ventura Foods), Vice President, Procurement
  • SCOTT OTTENHEIMER (QBE), Vice President, Head of North American Procurement
  • JOSH PICKLES (DoorDash), Head of Strategic Sourcing and Procurement
  • TORY PITTS (CoreTrust), Account Manager, National Accounts
  • BRIAN PORTUGAL (Lexicon Pharmaceuticals), Senior Director, Purchasing & Site Operations
  • MICHAEL PROKOPIS (Steward Health Care System), Vice President, Supply Chain
  • MARK RICHARDSON (Automobile Club of Southern California (AAA)), Head of Procurement, Fleet & Administrative Services
  • BRIAN ROCHE (Westfield Insurance), Chief Procurement Officer
  • STÉPHANE ROCHE (CAE), Vice President, Global Strategic Sourcing & Chief Procurement Officer
  • CHANTAL SARMANOUKIAN (AMAG Pharmaceuticals), Head of Procurement & Facilities
  • DAVID SCHULTZ (CONMED), Chief Procurement Officer
  • MICHAEL SHIN (FLIR Systems), Global Vice President, Procurement
  • JASON SHUMRAK (Kaplan Inc.), Vice President, Procurement
  • KUMAR SELVAM (RAB Lighting), Chief Procurement Officer
  • JENNY SIM (Footlocker), Vice President, Global Sourcing
  • ERIC STROM (Sysco), Director, Strategic Sourcing
  • HEATHER SULLIVAN (Johnson Electric), Head of Supply Chain Services Americas
  • RICH SZELLAN (Dollar General), Vice President, Procurement & Margin Improvement
  • LAURA THOMAS (JPS Health Network), Senior Vice President, Finance
  • KEITH WOODY (Technicolor), Vice President, Global Indirect & Logistics Sourcing
  • WENYE ZHANG (Gamestop), Senior Director, Procurement & Compliance

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Topics For Discussion

  • One Size Does Not Fit All: Identifying And Implementing A Department Structure That Works For You
  • Promoting Good Social And Economic Performance In The Supply Chain: How Sustainable Are Your Procurement & Sourcing Practices?
  • Redefining Talent Management Strategies For Today’s Procurement Workforce
  • Expecting The Unexpected: How To Navigate Trade In A Turbulent Environment
  • Bridging The C-Suite Gap: Connecting With Your Stakeholders On A More Impactful Level

Venue: Four Seasons Resort & Club Dallas at Las Colinas

4150 N MacArthur Blvd, Irving, TX 75038

Located 20 minutes from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Las Colinas is the perfect mix of Fort Worth’s steel-toed swagger and Dallas’ cosmopolitan edge.


General Sessions

Address top-of-mind issues in a conversational exchange among industry thought leaders, enabling participants to share lessons, expertise, leadership skills, and practical tools.


Engage in advanced dialogue in an informal boardroom-style setting on specific topics that are particularly suited to smaller group discussions.

Networking Meals

Participate in all meals and networking functions hosted on-site by Consero. These intimate gatherings provide countless opportunities to develop lasting business relationships.

Customized Itineraries

Meet with the most innovative service providers in the industry, one-on-one, based on your individual and departmental priorities. Our reputable partners are referred and vetted by your peers.

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Attendees Rave About Consero

  • Kirit Rosario
    "Perfect one-day event to refresh your thinking. Recommended every 6 months to any Procurement Leader"
    Kirit Rosario
    True Value Company
  • Mike Ozmeral
    "Very collaborative and discussion oriented. It's great not to sit through PowerPoints!"
    Mike Ozmeral
    Reyes Holdings
  • John Becvar
    "Great variety of topics in an intimate setting of Chief Procurement Officers"
    John Becvar
  • Steven Grover
    "This is an informative and great opportunity for networking with Senior Purchasing Executives"
    Steven Grover
  • Franklin Fisher
    "The was my first Consero event and I found it to be very valuable and relevant to my current needs"
    Franklin Fisher
    Milliker & Co.
  • Jason Shumrak
    "Well worth the time and investment!"
    Jason Shumrak
  • Marcia Jones
    “The forum was informative, an eye-opener to the needs I have, and a mechanism to connect with vendors outside of my reach.”
    Marcia Jones
    Clayton State University
  • William Bagley
    “The Consero event was a huge networking opportunity with peers in the function to discuss similar issues and challenges. It gave capability to have discussions about solutions, without a hard sell. The solution providers linked with my needs – so the concept sold itself.”
    William Bagley
  • Matt Markel
    The opportunity I was looking for–to have a deep, direct, and actionable conversation with true subject-matter experts.
    Matt Markel
    WestRock Company
  • Greg Brinkman
    "Well run, well planned, and beneficial to the participants."
    Greg Brinkman
    Badcock Corp.

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