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David Clevenger

David Clevenger: Former SVP at Corporate United
David Clevenger was formerly senior vice president of Corporate United. He is an expert in indirect spend management and functional alignment and has extensive experience in e-sourcing and supply chain consulting. David was named a Pro to Know by Supply & Demand Chain Executive eight consecutive years.

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How Our World Is Affecting Corporate Procurement Trends

How could paying to watch your favorite show on Amazon affect how corporate procurement departments function?

The 4 Ps of Procurement: Prove Your Worth as a Strategic Asset

What are the “Four Ps of Procurement?" The Four Ps represent the four crucial components in purchasing: people, prioriti...

Accenture Buys Procurian - More Proof for the Move to Procurement Outsourcing

Think the procurement outsourcing trend isn’t really happening?

10 GPO Myths, Debunked [Part 3]

We’re seven myths into our list of 10 common misunderstandings about group purchasing organizations (GPOs). Here’s part ...

10 GPO Myths, Debunked [Part 2]

If you read the first four busted myths about group purchasing organizations (GPOs), you know that a GPO really is a goo...

10 GPO Myths, Debunked [Part 1]

Group purchasing organizations (GPOs) are member-based organizations, but with as many misconceptions as there are about...

The Centralized Vs. Decentralized Debate

Do you have the best organizational structure in place to manage indirect spend in the post-sourcing era?

Six Skill-Set Essentials for Successful Strategic Category Management

The components of strategic category management (SCM). Do your people in the workforce have these skills?

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