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ISM Greater Grand Rapids

Welcome to the website for ISM Greater Grand Rapids.  As an affiliate of the Institute for Supply Management, we have been providing educational opportunities for our membership since 1919.  They include eight Professional Dinner Meetings (PDM), tours, seminars, and webinars.  So take a look around.  If you are not a member and would like to try us out, please contact us:

We provide over 35 hours of educational opportunities in addition to networking with your peers in the Supply Chain profession.  Again, reach out to us as we would like to assist you in growing in the profession.

Thomas Cole, C.P.M.
President ISM Greater Grand Rapids


Please check out free webinars under Educational Opportunities From Others - left column of this page.

The video and Powerpoint slides for the September 9 Professional Development Meeting (Michigan Has a Logistics *& Supply Management Plan) are available in the Members section (PDM Handouts & Presentations).  They will be posted through October 5.    

The September Greater Grand Rapids Report on Business covering August is now available in the Members section.   Also included is an article by Brian Long on The Economics of World Hunger.