(McGarry) has played an instrumental role in the growth of SIG globally.
Jacksonville, Fla. (PRWEB) February 09, 2015
SIG, the premier membership organization for sourcing, procurement and outsourcing executives, today announces it has rounded out its executive team with the addition of Stephani McGarry, Vice President, Global Events.
The SIG Executive Team is comprised of Dawn Evans, President and CEO; Jeff Felix, Chief Operating Officer; Sarah Holliman, Vice President of Marketing; Geoff Talbot, Vice President of Membership; and now Stephani McGarry, Vice President, Global Events.
McGarry, who was recently promoted to Vice President, has been with SIG since August 2010. She was initially brought on to build out the regional event program, which has since been expanded to include international events in the United Kingdom and Australia. McGarry also oversees the Roundtable Program at each SIG Summit, which includes an Executive Roundtable at the spring Summit event and a Chief Procurement Officer Roundtable at the fall Summit event.
“We are so thrilled to promote Stephani to Vice President and have her join the Executive Team,” says Dawn Evans, SIG President and CEO. “She has played an instrumental role in the growth of SIG globally. Her ideas, enthusiasm and knowledge of the industry have propelled SIG into areas we might not even have considered before.” Adds McGarry, “I am delighted to be joining SIG’s leadership team and have great admiration for every member. I’ve never worked with a group of people who are so focused on brainstorming and continuous innovation as this elite group of leaders.”
Prior to joining SIG in 2010, McGarry spent many years consulting independently and with large Fortune 500 companies, including IBM and Accenture. SIG also recently filled positions in social media, sponsorships and membership with the additions of Ashley Walsh, Marketing & University Outreach Coordinator; Ali Lichten, Provider Advocate & Sponsor Services Account Manager; and John Powell, Manager of Global Memberships.
SIG, http://www.sig.org is a membership organization that provides thought leadership and networking opportunities to executives in sourcing, procurement and outsourcing from Fortune 500 and Global 1000 companies. It has served these professionals and opened dialogues with their counterparts in finance, HR, marketing and other business functions throughout its 22-year history. SIG is acknowledged by many as a world leader in providing “next” practices, innovation and networking opportunities through its: global and regional events, online webinars and teleconferences, member peer connection services, content-rich website and online Resource Center, which was developed by and for professionals in sourcing and outsourcing. The organization is unique in that it blends practitioners, service providers and advisory firms in a non-commercial environment.