The Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award for 2011
has been earned by Cal Poly Pomona¿s Department of Procurement & Support
Services. The award is given by the National Purchasing Institute and recognizes the innovation, professionalism, productivity and leadership components of procurement.
This is the fifth year that the university has received the award.
¿Being nationally recognized for excellence in procurement
is an enormously rewarding experience and receiving the award motivates our
team and keeps us focused on the need to be outstanding in our field,¿ says
Kathleen Prunty, the department¿s director.
Cal Poly Pomona is one of only 20 higher education agencies
in the United States to receive the award.