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Choice Chat: A Trip Down the Road of Purchasing Cooperatives (Discussions and Interviews)

Choice Chat: A Trip Down the Road of Purchasing Cooperatives (Discussions and Interviews)

By Choice Partners National Purchasing Cooperative

A regularly scheduled podcast developed with the goal of getting to know Choice Partners National Cooperative and all of the parts necessary to work in the government and non-profit sectors. Highlighted interviews include insight and information from some of Choice Partners awarded contract holder (vendors) and some of our members (governmental agencies) and other people or groups critical to the success of a purchasing cooperative and how to get business done with governmental entities.
Introducing: CHOICE CA$H!
Introducing: CHOICE CA$H!
Join Jeff and Joann as they discuss Choice Partners' newly launched rebate program, CHOICE CA$H, now available to all members. 
22:28
September 26, 2022
The Results are in: "No Findings" for a second time!
The Results are in: "No Findings" for a second time!
Ever wanted to learn about an Internal Audit? In this episode, Jeff Drury, senior director of Choice Partners (CP) and Joann Nichols, assistant director of CP, discuss the inner workings of a recently conducted Internal Audit by WhitleyPenn, and their appraised result of "No Findings." 
21:03
August 19, 2022
 Plan during ‘Blue-Sky’ Days BEFORE the ‘Disaster Days’ occur
Plan during ‘Blue-Sky’ Days BEFORE the ‘Disaster Days’ occur
In this episode, Jeff Drury, senior director of Choice Partners Cooperative, and Dr. Kim Abrego, COO of Disaster Recovery Services, discuss the processes of federal funding during disaster recovery, the importance of using cooperatives that are federally compatible, procurement flight plans and the steps to recovery after a disaster. For more information regarding Disaster Recovery Services, go to https://www.disastersllc.com.
21:14
April 22, 2022
Pack a Bucket of Patience
Pack a Bucket of Patience
In this episode, Jeff discusses the shortages in the paper industry relating to the issues with supply, shipping and the loss of worldwide capacity and the overall impact on paper products with Joe Jordan, executive vice president of Ovol USA (formerly Bosworth Papers). For more information about Ovol USA, go to www.ovol.us.
27:52
September 28, 2021
Live Green, Breathe Clean! Just Good Clean Air!
Live Green, Breathe Clean! Just Good Clean Air!
In this episode, CP senior director Jeff Drury visits with Tim Mitchell, founder and owner of ASIET (Air Scrubber International Environmental Technology, Inc.), or Just Good Clear Air, to discuss how his company has pioneered processes over the past 20+ years for purifying and producing clean air. For more information, go to www.justgoodcleanair.com.
30:03
August 30, 2021