Richard G. Weissman, C.P.M.

Richard G. Weissman, C.P.M.

Richard G. WeissmanRich Weissman, an experienced supply chain management practitioner and educator, works with businesses to build scalable and sustainable supply chain strategies. His focus includes Sales and Operations Planning, Strategic Sourcing, Risk Identification and Mitigation, Process Improvement, Negotiation, and Customer Service Management.



Rich teaches:

• Operations Management,
• Supply Chain Management,
• Marketing,
• Organizational Management and
• Managerial Economics
-at the graduate and undergraduate levels for Endicott College, Northeastern University and Lesley University.

He is a corporate trainer for Cape Cod Community College’s Center for Corporate and Professional Education, specializing in leadership and management development.

Rich’s long history of community involvement includes leadership positions with national, regional, and local social service organizations, helping to improve their strategic, financial, and operational performance.

Rich earned an MS in Management from Lesley University, and a BA in Economics from Rutgers University. A practitioner turned educator, Rich has more than 25 years of practical experience, in all facets of procurement and supply chain management, for Boston area high technology manufacturers. He writes and speaks extensively on issues impacting the global supply chain.

• Rich is past president of the Purchasing Management Association of Boston (ISM-Greater Boston) and
• Recipient of the Harry J. Graham Memorial Award, the highest honor bestowed by the Association.
• He is also an inductee into the New England Supply Chain Hall of Fame, through NESCON (New England Supply Chain Conference).

Speaker Details
  • Title
  • Company
    Rich Weissman & Associates
  • Presentation
    SCM 101 (1D): How to Manage for Peak Performance