Guest Speaker Joe Kirchner and Vice President of Programs, Michelle Perkins

Professional Development Meeting

 40 Years of Supply Chain Management

February 9th, 2016

SWOT: Turn it Around

APICS Tampa Bay’s March 2016 Professional Development Meeting will take place on March 8, 2016 from 5:30 to 8:00 PM at the DoubleTree Hotel Tampa Airport Westshore, 4500 W. Cypress Street, Tampa, FL 33607.


This will be a joint meeting with the Bay Area Manufacturer’s Association. Our speaker is Craig Williams, CPIM who will be speaking on the topic of SWOT: Turn it Around.


Date: March 8, 2016
Time: 5:30 - 8:00 PM
Event: March 2016 Professional Development Meeting
Venue: DoubleTree Hotel Tampa Airport Westshore
Location: Tampa, FL 33607
Public: Public
Registration: Click here to register.

Supply Chain Management Workshop

APICS Tampa Bay invites all local supply chain, operations management, transportation and logistics professionals to our “Supply Chain Management” workshop on Friday, February 19, 2016 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM at the Upper Tampa Bay Chamber of Commerce, 101 West State Street, Oldsmar, FL 34677.


This one-day workshop is structured to provide an interactive environment to discuss “Supply Chain Management” and its evolution.


Date: February 19, 2016
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Event: Supply Chain Management Workshop
Venue: Upper Tampa Bay Chamber of Commerce
Location: 101 State Street West
Oldsmar, FL 34677
Public: Public
Registration: Click here to register.

Capital Equipment

Repair or Replace?

This is a guest post from Greg Foskey, CSCP, Chief Financial Officer for Technology Transfer Services (TTS) in Tampa, Florida. Greg is an APICS Associate Instructor and serves on the Board of Directors for APICS Tampa Bay. Learn more about Greg on LinkedIn.

The Decision

Every year, companies spend a significant amount of money on the purchase and/or lease of capital equipment. Most have very detailed forms that must be completed prior to approval.

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Some have committees that evaluate projects and compare them against budgets and other opportunities to spend. Their bottom line when making a repair or replace decision is … well, usually, the financial bottom line.

What is Supply Chain Management? Webinar

This free, one-hour webinar sponsored by APICS Tampa Bay, is designed to identify what is meant by end-to-end supply chain management.


Supply Chain Management (SCM) will be defined and career opportunities in this field will be discussed. (more…)

Date: February 15, 2016
Time: 12:00-1:00 p.m.
Event: What is Supply Chain Management? Webinar
Public: Public
Registration: Click here to register.

Become a well-informed supply chain manager in our Supply Chain Management workshop.