Participating with industry groups and organizations to stay abreast of the trends and topics


  • International Society of Hospitality Purchasers – The ISHP was founded April 30, 1998, in recognition of the need for education, ethics, etiquette, efficiency and the establishment of professional standards in the practice of hospitality purchasing.

  • The Hospitality Industry Network – NEWH is a non-profit organization connecting you to hundreds of major cities, thousands of hospitality professionals and products. There is no better resource in the hospitality industry!

  • American Society of Interior Designers – ASID is a community of people driven by a common love for design and committed to the belief that interior design, as a service to people, is a powerful, multi-faceted profession that can positively change people’s lives. Through education, knowledge sharing, advocacy, community building and outreach, the Society strives to advance the interior design profession and, in the process, to demonstrate and celebrate the power of design to positively change people’s lives.

  • Institute for Supply Management – ISM exists to lead and serve the supply management profession.