SOURCE: CSCMP SFRT

September 12, 2008 08:55 ET

Sept. 17th 'Greening the Supply Chain' Dinner Event Launches CSCMP SFRT Season

Sharp Electronics, MethodHome Products and StopWaste to Showcase Green Strategies

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - September 12, 2008) - The San Francisco Roundtable of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP SFRT) launches a new program season September 17th with a Wednesday evening dinner event on the 'hot' topic 'Greening the Supply Chain Cost Effectively.' (6pm Washington Inn, Oakland, CA).

Event Chair Dr. Susan Cholette of San Francisco State University will moderate a panel featuring Sharp Electronics' Director of Logistics and Environmental Supply Chain, Don Kujat, San Francisco headquartered MethodHome Product's Sr. Director of Operations, Paul Tasner and Justin Lehrer of StopWaste.org. The event launches the 2008-2009 program year, themed Leadership for Turbulent Times.

'The Bay Area's resource for supply chain professionals,' the CSCMP SFRT offers regular networking events featuring Bay Area and global leaders on topics of current interest as well as a highly regarded Half-Day Seminar in April and collaborative banquet and scholarship awards in May. This year, for the first time, CSCMP SFRT is working with corporate sponsors aligned to its mission of education and professional development of individuals in supply chain management -- and welcomes the pioneering involvement of 'Lean & Green SCM' sponsors SynchroNet Marine (www.synchronetmarine.com) and Mainfreight (www.mainfreight.com) and 'Silicon Valley Innovator' sponsor Intelleflex Corporation (www.intelleflex.com).

For more info on CSCMP San Francisco RT, sponsorships, to register for an event, please go to www.cscmpsfrt.org. Click on Membership to join the mailing list. Early registration is highly encouraged for these very popular events.

About CSCMP

Serving 10,000+ members worldwide, the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (www.cscmp.org) is a non-profit membership association that helps supply chain managers and executives connect, collaborate and become more effective professionals. One of the most dynamic of its 92 Roundtables around the globe, the San Francisco CSCMP provides regular educational events, networking opportunities, a Job Bank and Scholarship program. For more information, or to join our mailing list, please visit www.cscmpsfrt.org and click on Membership.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Michele Carroll
    CSCMP SFRT President
    Email Contact
    (925) 980-1767