Boston University Sourcing & Procurement is pleased to announce that BU has been awarded the prestigious 17th Annual Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award (AEP) for 2012 from the National Procurement Institute (NPI). The Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award is sponsored by the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) and the National Association of Educational Procurement (NAEP).
The AEP Award is earned by public and non-profit organizations that obtain a high application score based upon standardized criteria. Boston University was one of 17 higher education institutions who received the award for 2012.
This award recognizes Boston University for organizational excellence in procurement by measuring innovation, professionalism, e-procurement, policy, productivity, customer satisfaction and leadership attributes of the procurement function.
Sourcing & Procurement Director Richard Stack said, “This award validates the efforts of the Sourcing & Procurement team to make the procurement program at Boston University world class. I want to acknowledge everyone in Sourcing & Procurement, Accounts Payable, Facilities Management and IS&T for making this possible. This external recognition of our program and process could not have been achieved without their hard work and passion for excellence.”