Our Affiliate has approximately 140 members representing purchasing and/or supply management professionals from a variety of businesses in the Tulsa area. NAPM-Tulsa is one of about 163 local associations affiliated with the Institute for Supply Management (ISM)™ - formally the National Association of Purchasing Management (NAPM).
Founded in 1915, the Institute for Supply Management™ (ISM) is the largest supply management association in the world as well as one of the most respected. ISM’s mission is to lead the supply management profession through its standards of excellence, research, promotional activities, and education. ISM’s membership base includes more than 40,000 supply management professionals with a network of domestic and international affiliated associations. Full Membership with NAPM-Tulsa entitles you to all benefits of both our local Affiliate and ISM. Both ISM and NAPM-Tulsa are not-for-profit associations.
NAPM-Tulsa offers monthly networking meetings on the second Tuesday of each month, except for August, September and December. The monthly dinner meetings offer the opportunity to meet with peers as well as attend dinner and hear a key-note speaker. Dinner meeting are always free of charge to members and guests are always welcome – the fee for a guest is $25.00 per meeting.