JACKSONVILLE, FLA. FEBRUARY 24, 2016 - SIG, the premier membership organization for sourcing, procurement and outsourcing executives, today announces that Elijah Condellone has joined the SIG University leadership team as the Solutions Director.
Elijah is a transformative leader with over 10 years of business development, managerial and sales experience. Prior to joining SIG University, Elijah completed a 14-month assignment with Adayana, growing their technology relationships. In addition, Elijah spent 9 years with the Apollo Group in higher education serving in a variety of sales, business development and leadership roles. Elijah holds a MBA from the University of Phoenix. Elijah's professional career includes large technology and human capital development sales, leadership in highly competitive business development and sales environments as well as volunteer work for local and global organizations.
Elijah will be focused on developing lasting relationships with organizations interested in developing educational solutions through SIG University.
“Elijah joined the SIG University team at an ideal time,” says Mark Pollack, Vice President, SIG University. “Our first class of Certified Sourcing Professionals will be graduating in a few weeks and we have the momentum to show the market what a valuable resource the SIG U curriculum is to sourcing organizations worldwide.”
The first class of Certified Sourcing Professionals (CSP) has students representing well-known brands such as Bloomberg, Honda, the Freeman Company, the University of California, Public Service of New Mexico, Wellmark and many others. “The first class has gone better than we could have expected,” says Dawn Tiura, SIG University President. “Several of these companies have now decided to put their entire sourcing and procurement organizations through the SIG University training. There can be no better testament to the curriculum than that!”
About SIG University
SIG University, http://www.siguniversity.org is the premier training and certification program for sourcing and outsourcing professionals looking to enhance their practical experience with the latest sourcing thought leadership. SIG University was founded on the ideals of elevating the sourcing profession to deliver strategic value to the corporation, and is the only sourcing and governance certification designed and delivered by seasoned sourcing practitioners.
SIG, http://www.sig.org is a membership organization that provides thought leadership and networking opportunities to executives in sourcing, procurement and outsourcing from Fortune 500 and Global 1000 companies. It has served these professionals and opened dialogues with their counterparts in finance, HR, marketing and other business functions throughout its 22-year history. SIG is acknowledged by many as a world leader in providing “next” practices, innovation and networking opportunities through its: global and regional events, online webinars and teleconferences, member peer connection services, content-rich website and online Resource Center, which was developed by and for professionals in sourcing and outsourcing. The organization is unique in that it blends practitioners, service providers and advisory firms in a non-commercial environment.