NCMA Dinner Event – Strategic Source Through E-Sourcing
- March 25, 2014 5:30 pm
- March 25, 2014 8:00 pm
- Embassy Suites Dallas
- 13131 North Central Expy, Dallas, United States, 75243
Strategic Source Through E-Sourcing
Speaker: Whitney Taylor
The North Texas Chapter is pleased to host Ms. Whitney Taylor, Associate Director, U.S. Procurement at Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation in Fort Worth. She has an extensive background in strategic sourcing with a focus in Indirect Spend including legal, marketing, HR, professional services, outsourcing and contracts. She also has had similar roles with Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD), WellPoint, Inc., Resources Global Professionals, Everest Group and the Walt Disney Company.
Currently Ms. Taylor manages professional services consulting sourcing strategy, process and projects for Novartis Divisions across the US. Whitney has enhanced value and captured substantial cost reductions by growing relationships with key internal stakeholders to understand their needs, leveraging supplier relationships, implementing process improvements, and optimizing negotiations through e-RFP’s and auctions.