New SIG program enables individual professionals worldwide to join executive sourcing network
Jacksonville, Fla. (PRWEB) December 15, 2016
SIG, the premier membership organization for sourcing, procurement and outsourcing executives, today announces the commencement of an individual membership program for industry professionals to join the Sourcing Industry Group.
This program provides executives across the globe with access to proprietary research, thought leadership content and networking opportunities in a non-commercial environment. The program was formed to support the needs of professionals in sourcing, outsourcing, procurement and global business services functions at organizations worldwide.
“We have found that as executives make job changes, they require immediate access to best practice industry tools,” said Geoff Talbot, Vice President of Member Services, SIG. “Our individual membership program allows them to utilize thought leadership content in the SIG Resource Center as well as the ability to network and collaborate with other like-minded professionals.”
Prior to today’s announcement, SIG offered enterprise-only options. Seventy-five percent of SIG’s current members are buy-side organizations, primarily in the Fortune 500/Global 1000. Service provider and advisory firms represent the other twenty-five percent of the membership base.
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 25-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.
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