Alsbridge to Present Benchmarking Best Practices at SIG Global Leadership Summit

Alsbridge and Boeing will present benchmarking best practices at the Spring 2013 SIG Global Sourcing Summit.

Online PR News – 09-May-2013 – Dallas, Texas. May 9th, 2013 – Award-winning benchmarking, sourcing and transformation advisory firm, Alsbridge, Inc., announced today they will present benchmarking best practices with their client co-presenter, Boeing, at the Spring 2013 Global Sourcing Summit taking place May 14th – 16th, in Amelia Islands, Florida.

Join Alsbridge Director, Howard Davies, along with Boeing’s Senior Leader, IT Infrastructure Strategy, Sourcing, Lawrence Kane, as they present ‘Benchmarking as a Program, not a Project: How Boeing Drives Performance Improvement’ on May 16th, 2013, from 1:15 pm – 2:05pm.

Attendees will learn how leading organizations are using benchmarking to support procurement, vendor management and service delivery, with particular insights from Boeing who has taken benchmarking to a new level in managing its in-house and external service providers.

Topics covered will include: when to benchmark, what to benchmark, how to use the benchmark clause, how to negotiate with benchmark data and how to ensure a sustainable relationship with the service providers. The scope will include IT infrastructure, Applications Development, Network Services and Business Processes, such as Finance & Accounting.

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About Alsbridge Inc.

Alsbridge provides world class sourcing advisory and benchmarking services for the CIO, CFO and CPO. We’ve helped hundreds of companies reduce costs and get more value from their vendors. Our experienced consultants leverage proprietary tools and information databases to identify and engage the optimal vendors for your situation, negotiate best practice terms at fair market prices, and improve the way you work with your vendors. Alsbridge clients utilize the most cost effective and value added sources globally for IT infrastructure services, hardware and maintenance, network services, software and maintenance, application support and development, business processes and cloud services. Alsbridge was ranked the #1 outsourcing advisor in the world by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) based on the value delivered to clients. This commitment to delivering value to our clients has made Alsbridge a distinguished member of the 2010 Inc. 500 fastest growing privately held companies in America.

About Sourcing Interests Group

Sourcing Interests Group (SIG) is a membership-driven organization comprised of sourcing and outsourcing professionals. Members are focused on improving bottom-line performance, quality and customer service through strategic sourcing/procurement and outsourcing initiatives. SIG is acknowledged by many as a world leader in providing an ongoing forum and services to assist companies in strategy development, the improvement of goods and services sourcing, and the implementation and management of corporate services through outsourcing, offshoring, insourcing and shared services.