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Feb 26, 2014
Dave Bowen Receives Honor From Supply & Demand Chain Executive CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - Feb 26, 2014) - Dave Bowen, Founder and CEO of MarketMaker4, an Xchanging company, has been named a supply chain provider "Pro to Know" by leading industry publication, Supply & Demand Chain Executive. This year marks the 14th year for the awards, which saw more than 300 entries. Bowen was named a provider "Pro to Know," which recognizes individuals from software firms and service providers, consultancies or academia, who have helped their supply chain clients or the supply chain community at large prepare to meet these challenges. Bowen and MarketMaker4 are making major waves in the burgeoning eSourcing market. MM4 brings to Xchanging's Procurement business a proprietary Software-as-a-Service technology platform providing industry-agnostic procurement eSourcing, integrated company intelligence, relevant market insight and dedicated tactical supplier support (MarketMaking™). The next-gen solution expands the breadth of procurement services Xchanging offers, as well as contributing to the company's technology-enablement strategy. Bowen's colleagues and clients also acknowledged Dave in his nomination as an outstanding leader. MM4 COO and long-time colleague, Jill Ivancich, said, "Dave's enthusiasm and drive are contagious, making him highly effective at building strong internal and external relationships. He has always been careful to foster the growth of people on his team, building their experience and guiding them to become better professionals. " Marie Meliksetian, CEO U.S. Xchanging Services, Inc. and Managing Director, Procurement Services for Xchanging North America, added, "With Dave's industry expertise, his outstanding leadership, and his superior client and employee relations, it's no surprise that he has secured a spot on the 'Pros to Know' list. His ability to predict and effectively respond to the supply chain challenges faced by our customers is second to none. Dave is an outstanding asset to the Xchanging team. " Xchanging Xchanging provides business processing, technology and procurement services internationally for customers across multiple industries. What we do Xchanging brings innovation, thought leadership and passion to its customers' businesses so as to enhance performance and value. Our values are embedded into everything we do. What we want to be Xchanging wants to be regarded as the best provider in its chosen markets by delivering services that are recognised for outstanding quality, reliability and innovation.