Welcome to ISM–Houston, Inc.

ISM-Houston, Inc. is the Houston Texas affiliate of the Institute for Supply Management.

We are currently 700+ members strong with plans to grow in pace with our bustling Houston economy.

Our members represent the thriving area industries of Oil & Gas, Petrochemicals, Healthcare, Construction, and many others.

Coming Events At ISM-Houston

Expo 2019

Corey Smith, Senior Director of Supplier Diversity and Strategic Sourcing for Major League Baseball Featured ISM-Houston PDM February 12, 2019

Expo 2019 is the biggest event of the year for ISM-Houston.

Exhibitors get the opportunity to meet face-to-face with Houston area supply chain and procurement professionals.

Our members come from a wide range of industries, including oil and gas exploration, manufacturing, construction, transportation, utilities, trade, education, healthcare, and government.

This is an excellent forum to enhance brand recognition and develop new leads.

This year's Expo 2019 features guest speaker Corey Smith. Corey is the Senior Director of Supplier Diversity and Strategic Sourcing for Major League Baseball (MLB).

For more information and to purchase tickets, click here.

3:00 pm Category Management – Best Pract... @ Online
Category Management – Best Pract... @ Online
Jan 9 @ 3:00 pm – Feb 5 @ 4:00 pm
Category Management - Best Practices and Beyond @ Online
Using In A Guided Learning Format If you aren’t versed in category management, you aren’t thinking big picture and are missing a chance to fully leverage procurement opportunities. Category management is a strategic approach to sourcing that bundles and centralizes related goods into larger contracts, making them easier to administer while obtaining lower prices. It[...]
12:30 pm Leadership Webinar 1/25/19
Leadership Webinar 1/25/19
Jan 25 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Leadership Webinar 1/25/19
What Is Leadership? Please join us for a 1-hour web program on Leadership. 1 CEH (Continuing Education Hour) Awarded Discover the qualities that will make you stand out from the crowd. Leaders are people who do the right thing; managers are people who do things right. – Professor Warren G. Bennis The word “leadership” can[...]
2:00 pm Webinar: Travel Management @ Webinar
Webinar: Travel Management @ Webinar
Feb 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Webinar: Travel Management @ Webinar
One Hour Travel Management Webinar Presented By Cesar Ayala Agenda: Understanding your goals and fiduciary duties Safety, reducing spend, etc Structuring supplier partnerships Enablers: TMCs, booking and expense tools, T&E cards Transportation: airlines, hotels, car rentals Safety: emergency services and evacuation Managing demand and performance Tracking spend and savings Compliance Alternate travel channels Reporting Senior[...]

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ISM-Houston supports and drives the success of supply management professionals through training and development programs and networking opportunities


Executive Sponsors

Dresser Rand Executive Sponsor ISM-Houston
Exxon Mobil ISM-Houston Executive Sponsor
Sinopec ISM-Houston
Shell Web Executive Sponsor
Phillips 66 ISM-Houston Executive Sponsor

Program Sponsors

Associate Sponsors

2018 Golf Tournament Sponsors

Platinum Sponsor

Cole Chemical 2018 Platinum Sponsor Golf Tournament

Gold Sponsor

Precision Task Group Gold Sponsor ISM 2018 Golf Tournament

Silver Sponsor

2017 Golf Tournament Sponsors

Metro Media 2017 Sponsor ISM-Golf Tournament


Total Members
Members with ISM Certifications
Student Members


Our Vision

To be the premier resource for Houston area supply chain professionals.

Our Mission

To support and drive the success of supply management professionals through highly effective training and development programs, and by providing strong leadership and networking opportunities.

Our Constituents

All supply chain professionals in the Houston area, including students pursuing a supply chain related degree.