GPCC Supplier Network Training

Event Details
March 3, 2015
At the Chamber
200 South Broad Street Suite 700
Philadelphia, PA 19102

On Tuesday, March 3, 2015 from 8:00AM-2:30PM, the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce will host its Supplier Network Training At the Chamber. This comprehensive one-day training session will feature seasoned procurement experts to help prepare your business as a qualified vendor to pursue requests for proposals from large private and government organizations. Our featured experts will help you understand when is the right time for your company to pursue large bids, how to identify your company growth, resources necessary to fulfill large corporate contracts, and more.

Completion of this practical one-time training will provide you real opportunities to cultivate essential face-to-face relationships with corporate procurement officers, and free access to annual educational and networking supplier network programs for the lifetime of your Chamber membership.


  • Jay Burks, Supplier Diversity Senior Manager, Comcast
  • Charles Gillean, Consultant/Subject Matter Expert in National and International Supplier Diversity, Global Supplier Diversity Initiatives
  • Peter Hedberg, Senior Technology and Privacy Underwriter, Hiscox
  • Steve Paone, Sales Representative, Office Basics
  • Karoline Prosperi, Associate Director of Purchasing, Saint Joseph's University
  • James Sanders, Interim Director, Minority Business Development Agency
  • Clyde Stoltzfus, Director, Government Marketing, University of Pennsylvania

Moderated by:

  • Dimitria Davenport, AVP, Compliance and Community Banking, United Bank of Philadelphia