Jason is passionate about how companies, governments and individuals manage, spend and save money. While his forte is writing and speaking about procurement, politics and economic issues, Jason has significant firsthand experience creating and launching new products and solutions in the supply chain and sourcing sectors. Throughout his career, he's also helped hundreds of companies save money through strategic sourcing and related initiatives, including finding the right technologies to kick their organizations into overdrive.
Jason's main focus at the moment is building Spend Matters, Spend Matters UK/Europe and MetalMiner into the world's top procurement, supply chain and commodity management resources. Launched in the fall of 2004, Spend Matters was the industry's first blog, but has since grown into the largest media and research site in the sector and the anchor property of a portfolio of sites. At Spend Matters, Jason personally covers a range of research areas including services procurement, P2P technology, supply risk management and strategic sourcing and commodity management technologies. Jason also serves as Managing Director of Azul Partners, a holding company that oversees Spend Matters and other portfolio organizations.

A sharp analysis of spend management issues including procurement, sourcing, contract management, spend analysis and visibility, category management, low cost country sourcing, supply chain, lean and other related areas......Full Article »