Jacksonville, FL (PRWEB) April 30, 2013
SIG, the premier membership organization for sourcing, procurement and outsourcing executives is pleased to announce the appointment of eight senior executives to the SIG Advisory Board for a three-year term, including:
“I am so excited to announce the appointment of these outstanding leaders from such incredible global companies to SIG’s Advisory Board,” said Dawn Evans, SIG CEO and President. “The companies they represent show the diversity of the industries that are part of the SIG community. We use our Board as the voice of reason as we explore new offerings and expand into new horizons.”
SIG members are primarily buy-side Fortune 500 or Global 1000 companies. A recent analysis estimates that SIG members represent more than $730 billion in annual revenues and nearly $1.1 trillion in sourceable spend. “This data shows the importance of bringing our members together to share best practices,” said Evans. “Harnessing the knowledge of these world-class companies is a critical part of what SIG offers.”
These illustrious individuals, who begin their term at the SIG Global Sourcing Summit in May, are rounded out with existing board members, including:
“We are saddened to say goodbye to some great SIG champions who have completed their three-year term on the Advisory Board,” said Sarah Holliman, SIG’s Vice President of Marketing. “The input they gave to the SIG leadership team played a critical role in guiding SIG’s strategic direction.” Executives who have completed their terms on the SIG Advisory Board include:
Sourcing Interests Group (SIG), http://www.sig.org, is a membership organization that has served sourcing and outsourcing professionals from Fortune 500 and Global 1000 companies throughout its 22-year history. SIG is unique in that it blends practitioners, service providers and advisory firms in a non-commercial environment. Members of all types are focused on improving bottom-line performance, quality and customer service through strategic sourcing/procurement and outsourcing initiatives. SIG is acknowledged by many as a world leader in providing an ongoing forum for networking and sharing thought leadership, innovation and “next” practices.