Procurement Expert Panel: What Growing DSOs Need to Know

Tuesday, May 17th, 2022 | 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM CT

Supply purchasing and procurement can create unnecessary headaches for DSOs. Want to learn how to get past some roadblocks and streamline procurement?

Join us for a Q&A panel with procurement experts who will cover best practices, lessons learned and key insights from procurement in the dental industry and beyond. Robert Hawkins, procurement manager at PepperPointe Partnerships; Derek Williams, construction project manager at Rodeo Dental & Orthodontics; John Strong, co-founder and chief consulting officer at Access Strategy Partners; and Margaret McGuckin, co-founder and principal at i3 Ignite round out our panel of experts prepared to share their procurement stories in an effort to save you time and money.

Key learnings:
  • What's involved in the vetting, adoption and maintenance of procurement software implementation
  • How to streamline the supply purchasing and procurement process to save your DSO time across multiple resources
  • Strategy and insights from real-life lessons on managing procurement across various industries


Robert Hawkins (1)

Robert Hawkins

Procurement Manager at PepperPointe Partnerships


Derek Williams

Construction Project Manager at Rodeo Dental & Orthodontics

John Strong - Lauren Farley

John Strong

Co-Founder and Chief Consulting Officer at Access Strategy Partners Inc.

margaret mcguckin - Lauren Farley

Margaret McGuckin,

Co-Founder and Principal at i3 Ignite


Scott (1) - Lauren Farley

Dr. Scott Drucker

President & Co-Founder, Supply Clinic