Message from Irene Marnell
ISM-NVA Food Drive
ISM NVA conductied a food drive to benefit the food bank managed by the Arlington Food Assistance Center (AFAC). Over 380 pounds of food were donated! Thanks to all of our members who participated! We are proud to be able to give back to our community and appreciate the support of our members in this worthwhile effort.
Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM®) Study Guide E-Books Are Now Available
Electronic versions of the official CPSM Study Guide and ISM Professional Series are not available for iPad and Kindle. ISM members who are working toward their CPSM qualification will be able to take these cricial study materials with them on the go. To purchase, search for "CPSM" on iTunes/iBookstore or on Amazon.com.
Nominate Your Candidate for ISM Person of the Year!
The board of directors is excited to be submiting nominations for the ISM Award Program this year and we value your input.
The ISM Persons of the Year Awards honor members who go beyond the regular scope of work to make outstanding contributions to ISM and the profession. The five ISM Persons of the Year Awards are:
Please contact Marlena Salgado-Felix for more information (email@example.com)
Welcome - ISM Direct Members!
Welcome to your local affilliate of ISM in the DC Metro area. It is EASY to extend your membership to our affilliate - just contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
As a new affiliate there is plenty to do. We are looking for volunteers to help with some of our activities. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact us at email@example.com. In addition to planning of educational events, one "start up" item for which volunteers are needed is to plan a multi-day Leadership Conference. We would welcome your thoughts and involvement!
Free Trial Membership!
New to ISM? Try us out with a free membership for six months! This trial membership allows you all the benefits of ISM as well as ISM-Northern Virginia! Visit the "JOIN" section of this website for more information!
By-Laws and Policy, Procedure, and Operations Manual
Looking for the ISM-NVA By-Laws or the ISM-NVA Policy, Procedure, and Operations Manual? These are now located in the "Members Only" Section of this web site. Don't remember the member log-on? Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be glad to provide the login information to current ISM-NVA members.
Corporations Supporting Our Affiliate
A special thank you to the corporations and orgnizations that have supported our affiliate: Hilton Supply Management, World Bank, Micron Technology, and the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association. They actively support membership in our affiliate and we appreciate the fact that they encourage the advancement of their employees in their professonal skills.