New England Supply Chain Conference & Exhibition

APICS - The Association for Operations Management North Shore Chapter 20 and Boston Chapter 10    --   The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) New England Roundtable    --    The Northeast Supply Management Group, A Special Interest Group of ISM®

2009 Program Author Index Presentation Index
New England Supply Chain Conference & Exhibition

2009 New England Supply Chain Conference and Exhibit - Richard Weissman Bio

Richard G. Weissman, C.P.M.
Director of The Center for Leadership, Endicott College

Richard G. Weissman Endicott College Assistant Professor Richard Weissman is the Director of the Center for Leadership, Endicottís management development and executive education institute. He also teaches operations management for the School of Business and Technology and the Van Loan School of Graduate and Professional Studies. In addition, Weissman is an undergraduate senior internship supervisor and thesis advisor. He directs Endicottís online education program, Endicott Online, which delivered through the graduate school.

A practitioner turned educator, Weissman has more than twenty-five years of experience in all facets of procurement and supply chain management. He has held positions with large business units of Fortune 500 companies, medium sized contract manufacturing companies, small venture backed Internet startup firms, and third-party procurement, consulting, and strategic sourcing firms. Weissman has been awarded lifetime status as a Certified Purchasing Manager (C.P.M.) by the Institute for Supply Management.

Weissman holds an MS in Management from Lesley University and a BA in Economics from Rutgers University. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Institute for Supply Managementís Materials Management Group, the Creative Economy Association of the North Shore, the American Red Cross of Northeast Massachusetts, and is past president of the Beverly Chamber of Commerce. He also served as president of the Purchasing Management Association of Boston and was a 2003 recipient of the Harry J. Graham Memorial Award, the highest honor bestowed by the Association. Weissman is a regular contributor to Purchasing Magazine and other industry publications.

Project Management 101 - The Basics / Project Plan Creation

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