Strategic Sourcing and Supplier Relationship Management Workshop

Thursday, March 21, 2013–Friday, March 22, 2013Add This Event to My Calendar
7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Saint Louis University’s Center for Supply Chain Management at the John Cook School of Business will host a two day workshop on Supply Chain Project Management on Thursday, March 21, 2013 and Friday, March 22, 2013 from 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m on both days.

The workshop is one of the five required to earn a Certificate in Advanced Supply Chain Management, but individuals may register to take the workshop as a stand alone course without taking the other certificate program workshops.

The Advanced Supply Chain Management Certificate Program workshops offer comprehensive management development techniques/tools for professionals involved in inventory management, purchasing, warehousing/ transportation, project management, lean principles in the overall supply chain pipeline. 


The workshop tuition is $1,090 per person.

The tuition includes copy of the course materials, breakfast, lunch, break refreshments, and parking. 

For more information on the certificate program, please visit thte Certificate in Advanced Supply Chain Management webpage.

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About the Instructor

Kevin-Von-Grabe, SLU Cook  School of Business Center for Supply Chain ManagementMr. Kevin Von Grabe

Kevin von Grabe is Vice President Lean Deployment for LeanCor LLC. Headquartered in Florence Kentucky, LeanCor delivers lean training, consulting, third-party logistics, and supply-chain services to organizations embracing lean operational excellence in order to eliminate organizational waste.

As Vice President Lean Deployment, Kevin is responsible for LeanCor corporate development activities, including global growth and deploying lean solutions to LeanCor customers in the areas of consulting and training and education.

Kevin has focused his career on sourcing, materials management, transportation, consulting and third party logistics. This experience includes multiple operational launches, including the “green field” start up at Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indiana. Kevin’s experience has provided him with several international experiences. These include operational start ups for Jabil Circuit at green field and brown field manufacturing plants in both Hungary and China.

Kevin complements his years of logistics experience with a Bachelor Degree in Logistics Management from Central Michigan University. Born in Detroit Michigan, Kevin currently resides in Kentucky.