If you’re looking to make your talent supply chain a competitive advantage, you’ll love this session! Our panel of experts explored strategies, solutions, and technology to enable more efficient processes and effective tools for developing advanced supplier management capabilities – including quality, cost, risk, compliance, and diversity (both supplier and workforce) – in the new frontier.
About Our Speakers
Anu Rao | Director – Indotronix Avani Group
Anu is an experienced business development & marketing professional with a demonstrated history of success in the information technology and services industry. Skilled in sales, social media marketing, and business growth, Anu has over 10 years of experience in the staffing industry. Today, Anu serves as the director of business development & marketing for Indotronix, and serves on the board of ISM-NJ chapter where she serves on several committees including Supplier Diversity and Women & Leadership. She is also an award-winning speaker and President of Somerville Toastmasters.
Eric Osterhout | Sr. Category Management – Enbridge
Eric is a contingent workforce management expert, specializing in advising Procurement and HR leadership regarding contingent workforce program strategy development, program improvement, emerging technologies and trends, and supply base optimization. His unique blend of experience as both a supplier of talent, combined with over a decade of buyer-side program experience, allows him to offer a pragmatic approach to Total Talent Management. In 2022, Eric was recognized as CW Program Game Changer by SIA.
Chad Douglas | Executive Partner – Primary Talent Partners
Chad is the founder and Executive Partner for Primary Talent Partners. A graduate of the University of South Carolina-Lancaster, Chad is a results-oriented business executive with over 25 years of experience leading talent acquisition teams. He is continually focused on delivering innovative solutions for the most challenging talent acquisition issues facing Fortune 1000 executives. Chad was named a 2022 DEI Influencer by Staffing Industry Analysts.
Venkat Mantha | President – Indotronix
Venkat Mantha is a senior professional with extensive experience in Business Development and Relationship Management in the U.S., Europe, the Middle East, and India. His initiatives have enabled Indotronix to win and expand several large nationwide contracts. Prior to Indotronix, Venkat worked in India and the Middle East, building businesses from the ground up and growing new divisions within large corporations. He is now responsible for leading Indotronix as it achieves the strategic goals set for the corporation.