Updated: APICS Columbus January 2018 Newsletter 

President's Report

January 2018

Dear Supply Chain professionals,

Welcome to 2018!  We look forward to seeing our members at the January PDM on January 9, 2018.  Mike Derringer, Area President, FocusCFO, will be speaking on “The impact of quality and process improvement on cash flow.”  Inventory turns, gross margin, waste and every process in your organization has an impact on the cash flow of your company.  This presentation will focus on those areas and how making a few changes can lead to dramatic improvements in the overall health of your company.  Since it is an earlier date this morning, please sign up now! 

Register Now.

Note:  Resent newsletter on 1/3 to update PDM section to remove company location and add the meeting location.

Our Winter/Spring Education schedule has been released, details are below in the newsletter and on the website.  Corporations can always schedule in-house courses that meet your requirements outside of the public course schedule.  Contact Bill Thurston for public courses or Steve Fedan for corporate education at education@apics-col.org.

Please do not hesitate to contact any of the board members for any questions or feedback.

Sincerely,

Burl K Scott, CLTD, CTFL

President@apics-col.org

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PDM Section

The impact of quality and process improvement on cash flow.

Inventory turns, gross margin, waste and every process in your organization has an impact on the cash flow of your company.  This presentation will focus on those areas and how making a few changes can lead to dramatic improvements in the overall health of your company.

Speaker: Mike Derringer

Mike Derringer | Area President | FocusCFO

Mike Derringer is an Area President with FocusCFO.  FocusCFO provides recurring, outsourced CFO’s for small and medium sized businesses, those who are not large enough to afford or need a full time CFO.  We are focused on improving cash flow through strategic and forward looking operational objectives.  

www.focuscfo.com

Every day we are focused on increasing cash flow from operations, reducing risk and increasing business value for our clients.

Event Location:  Crowne Plaza North - Buckeye Room, 6500 Doubletree Avenue, Columbus

Registration:  5:30

Dinner: 6:00 pm

Presentation: 6:30pm

Register Now

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Welcome New Members

Welcome New Members:  Allie Martin, Bee Seng, Bryan Phelps, Daniel Khariton, Jonathan Alles, Kenneth Nsiah, Ogugua Okafor, Richard Leach, Shuhui Sun, Srikanth Tondukulam Seetharam, Timothy Clark.

 

CONGRATULATIONS NEWLY CERTIFIED MEMBERS:

Congratulations to our members that have earned their certifications:  Mary Groseclose, CSCP and Patrick Toler, CLTD.

Your accomplishment demonstrates your commitment to your careers.

We would like to thank all of our certified members for their dedication to their profession and their commitment to continuous learning.

 

Membership TOTAL:


Current Membership Total: 273
Professional Member 143
Student Associate  81
Enterprise Professional  32
Young Professional   10
Academic Professional   5
Retired Member   2


Allie Martin, Bee Seng, Bryan Phelps, Daniel Khariton, Jonathan Alles, Kenneth Nsiah, Ogugua Okafor, Richard Leach, Shuhui Sun, Srikanth Tondukulam Seetharam, Timothy Clack.
Allie Martin, Bee Seng, Bryan Phelps, Daniel Khariton, Jonathan Alles, Kenneth Nsiah, Ogugua Okafor, Richard Leach, Shuhui Sun, Srikanth Tondukulam Seetharam, Timothy Clack.

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Educational Offerings

Your Columbus APICS Chapter supports three certification options.  Whether you are intersted in the CPIM, CSCP or the most recent CLTD certifications, we offer review classes to help you acheive your goal.

All of our review classes held on Saturdays between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm with a break for lunch.

In addition to our public classes, we are able to conduct in-house classes at your company.  For more information on in-house classes, please email us at Education@apics-col.org.

 

CPIM Class Schedule

Date

Class

 Class Name

 2/3  Day 1  CPIM Part One
 2/17  Day 2  CPIM Part One
 3/3  Day 3  CPIM Part One
     
 3/24  Day 1 CPIM Part Two
 4/7  Day 2 CPIM Part Two
 4/21  Day 3 CPIM Part Two
 5/5  Day 4 CPIM Part Two

 

CSCP Class Schedule

Date

Class

 Class Name

 2/10  Day 1  Certified Supply Chain Professional
 2/24  Day 2  Certified Supply Chain Professional
 3/10  Day 3  Certified Supply Chain Professional
 3/17  Day 4  Certified Supply Chain Professional

 

CLTD Class Schedule

Date

Class

 Class Name

 3/24  Day 1   Certified Logistics, Transportation and Distribution
 4/7  Day 2   Certified Logistics, Transportation and Distribution
 4/21  Day 3   Certified Logistics, Transportation and Distribution
 5/5  Day 4   Certified Logistics, Transportation and Distribution

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Calendar of Events

Date Speaker Location
1/9/2018 Joint Meeting with ASQ Crowne Plaza North - Buckeye Room
2/20/2018 TBD TBD
3/12/2018 Joint Meeting with ISM J. Liu Restaurant & Bar

 

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BOMS Update

The Buckeye Operations Management Society is on Winter break until January 8th.  See our website, http://u.osu.edu/boms/, for updates.

Thank you,

 Joey Schrettner

 The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business 2019  

 Buckeye Operations Management Society - President & CEO

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