ISM-Charlotte Supply Chain Professional 2017

Congratulations to David Thomason, recipient of the 2017-18 ISM-Charlotte Supply Chain Professional of the Year Award!

David is an ISM member in good standing and served as an affiliate Membership Chair, Vice-President from 1998 to 2000, and President for the 2001-2002 term. He participates in ISM-Charlotte activities and holds C.P.M. and CPSM certifications.

David joined Novolex in December 2016 and is responsible for managing the MRO sourcing program for 47 North American manufacturing plants; implementing common purchasing standards and vendors across all locations. In addition, he works with MRO buyers at the plants to promote ethical purchasing practices.

Quote by a former co-worker. “In my role as Senior Buyer, I had the fortunate experience to get to know David personally (and as a professional mentor), respect his work ethic, honesty and integrity.   He consistently applied ISM best purchasing practices in his role as Purchasing Manager with (former employer) SGL Carbon.”