APICS Cleveland PDM

October 18, 2018
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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Embassy Suites - Rockside
5800 Rockside Woods Blvd.
Independence, OH 44131

APICS Cleveland Chapter October PDM

APICS PDM in conjunction with ISM at Embassy Suites - Rockside

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

Conducting Business with the Cleveland Metroparks by: Charlie Rosol

The presentation will cover background and historical information for the Cleveland Metroparks, the overall goals of Purchasing, how to conduct business with Cleveland Metroparks and the bid process to help bridge the gap with vendors.

An overview of the Metroparks Purchasing Department and its policy and procedures will be reviewed along with how to become a registered vendor to received open bid notifications. Information and examples will be shared to assist in the overall procurement process for the parks, zoo and golf courses.

Oct 18, 2018 PDM Speaker Bio:

Charlie Rosol is the Procurement Manager with Cleveland Metroparks and previously held various positions with the Ohio Auditor of State and Ohio Attorney General.

Charlie received his Bachelor of Science, Business Administration degree from Franklin University, Columbus, Ohio and is a Certified Public Procurement Officer (CPPO) and Certified Professional Public Buyer (CPPB) through Universal Public Procurement Certification Council (UPPCC).

As the Procurement Manager with Cleveland Metroparks, Charlie manages the development of solicitations and evaluation bids, and contract administration for various products and with Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, concessions, Rangers, Golf Courses and recreational areas.

Charlie has spearheaded multiple technology enhancements to streamline various processes to increase staff efficiency and productivity




$30.00 APICS Member

$35.00 APICS Non-Member Guest Ticket

$10.00 APICS Student Member

$15.00 Student Non-Member Guest

$25.00 APICS Board of Directors Member

$30.00 APICS Member