Georgia Tech-Savannah To Host Three-Day Course In Strategic Sourcing


On June 21-23, 2016, Tim Brown will be the guest speaker at Georgia Tech- Savannah’s Defining and Implementing Effective Sourcing Strategies Course. The event will take place at 210 Technology Circle, Savannah, GA 31407. Strategic sourcing enhances value, which ultimately impacts the profitability of an entire organization. In this essential course, sourcing and procurement managers, supply chain managers, logistics and supply chain planners, leaders involved in supply chain cost reduction initiatives, and individuals needing to expand sourcing knowledge will learn how to develop and implement a sourcing strategy that aligns with overall competitive strategy. The course and the associated case studies, activities, and discussions provide the context and a framework for making effective sourcing decisions including a comprehensive approach to strategic sourcing.

Tim Brown, course instructor, is managing director of Georgia Tech’s Supply Chain & Logistics Institute. He has more than 28 years of experience in supply chain management operations and services as an operations manager, consultant, educator, and executive recruiter. Brown is a graduate of Georgia Tech, has a master’s degree in business administration with specialization in finance, and has been certified in Production and Inventory Management, Project Management, Supply Chain Management, and Business Transformation.

Discounts for Georgia Tech alumni and multi-team members available by calling 404-385- 8663. For more information, visit pe.gatech.edu/ scl-sourcing.



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