Denali Group Continues In-Depth Procurement
Innovation Research with 2011 Executive Summit
March 09, 2011 09:03 AM Eastern Time
SAN FRANCISCO--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Denali Group continues its in-depth research into
procurement innovation by once again holding its annual Procurement Innovation Executive Summit in Lake Tahoe,
April 13-15, 2011.
Top Procurement and Supply Chain executives from Global 1000 companies will gather to address today’s most
complex procurement challenges and opportunities. The summit’s intimate setting will allow participants to share
ideas and develop new and innovative practices to expand procurement’s value contribution. This year’s summit
participants represent a wide range of industries including: high tech, energy and utilities, finance and insurance,
entertainment, retail, and pharmaceutical.
“Today there are significant opportunities for procurement and supply chain executives to innovate and add more
value,” said John Evans, Denali Group Managing Partner. “Our extensive research shows that leading Procurement
executives are driven to expand their organizations’ contributions. They are actively looking for ways to add more
value – not only to increase efficiencies and cost savings, but also to grow top-line revenue and shareholder value.
Denali Group’s Procurement Innovation Summit will once again bring executives together to develop such
Speaking at the Summit is renowned inventor and author Nicolas Webb, (The Innovation Playbook) who will
present the latest best practices for innovations and provide actionable solutions for the Procurement organization.
Webb holds more than 35 patents and is the author of three books.
Last year’s Procurement Innovation Executive Summit resulted in three key predictions, found in Denali Group’s
Procurement Innovation four-part whitepaper series. The series is available on the Denali Group Website
Part I: What’s Next on the CPO’s Agenda?
Part II: Expanding Procurement’s Value
Part III: The Virtual Procurement Organization
Part IV: Rethinking Talent Management
About Denali Group
Denali Group collaborates with supply chain and procurement professionals to deliver more value, faster and more
efficiently. Denali Group's innovative solutions help Fortune 1000 companies transform organizational capabilities,
improve execution efficiencies, increase spend under management, and accelerate time to savings.
Founded in 1996, Denali Group services include:
l Denali Consulting- Procurement transformation and supply chain optimization
l Denali Intelligence - Subscription and custom supply market intelligence
l Denali Recruiting & Staffing - Supply chain recruiting and staffing
l Denali Sourcing Services- Managed sourcing execution and procurement outsourcing
For more information on Denali Group services, visit http://denaliusa.com or call 888-824-8866.
Heather Hughes, 541-617-2919 (Direct)