ISM-New Jersey, Inc.

A Chapter of the Institute for Supply Management working together to advance the profession of supply management.

Leading Supply Chain Management Professionals

Welcome to the ISM—New Jersey, Inc. website that aligns your chapter benefits with ISM Global.  ISM—New Jersey was founded in 1955 as the Purchasing Agents Association of North Jersey and has a long tradition of service to the supply management profession. We strive to elevate and enhance the profession through quality education, networking and professional certification.

May 20th - Supplier Diversity Night 

June 12th - Annual Crystal Awards 2024

October 29-30th - Women & Leadership Conference

Upcoming Events





ISM World 2024 (In-Person Only)

The ISM World in-person only experience gives you the opportunity to be face-to-face with thought leaders, peers and suppliers and have dedicated time to build your network and expand your knowledge on critical topics impacting the supply management profession. Get inspired by amazing keynotes, interact in engaging breakout sessions and have fun swapping supply chain “wins” (and war stories) in a variety of attendee celebrations and small group experiences.


THINK YOU WANT THE BEST OF BOTH WORLDS? Consider the ISM World all-access pass. Learn more. Read more about the All Access Pass

Las Vegas, NV




Chapter Meeting

ISM-New Jersey Supplier Diversity Night

ISM-New Jersey is pleased to host our Supplier Diversity Night located at The Ridge in Basking Ridge, NJ.  The event will begin with a networking reception followed by our featured keynote speaker & Connect Roundtables!     

Location: The Ridge, 300 N. Maple Avenue, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920


Sponsor: 410 ISM—New Jersey, Inc.




Chapter Webinar

ISM-New Jersey Voice of Supply Chain with Frank Seidel

Please join us for our May Voice of Supply Chain featuring Frank Seidel, Managing Partner, Wamser-Batra USA and our host Sarah Scudder, Marketing Mavin
Sponsor: 410 ISM—New Jersey, Inc.
Frank Seidel

ISM—New Jersey Highlights

We offer a mixture of both virtual and in-person events, so please check back often. 

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Supply Management News & Reports

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Your membership in ISM will provide a powerful path to stay connected, engaged, and up-to-date with everything happening in supply management. Serious procurement and supply chain professionals are dedicated to staying in the know about their profession and staying at the top of their game. An ISM membership will provide you with that and more.

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