E&I Report

 

Maximizing Your Purchasing Power – December 2017

Recent Contract Adoptions Among the Membership Your E&I agreements continue to gain acceptance and support from members like you. These contract adoptions are a true testament to the power and value of cooperative purchasing. Take a look below to see a sampling of the contracts that your colleagues have recently adopted. For more information on any of the Cooperative’s competitively awarded contracts, please contact your E&I Member Relations Representative. Calvin College Colorado State University Connecticut...

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Don’t forget to Submit Your Nomination for the David H. Lord Cooperative Services Award

Recognize the hard work and dedication of one of your colleagues – nominate them for the David H. Lord Cooperative Services Award. Created in honor of long-time E&I President David Lord, this prestigious award recognizes a member who has made exceptional contributions to E&I over a comprehensive period of time through volunteerism in the area of cooperative purchasing. Nominations are open through January 12, 2018. The award will be presented during the E&I Stockholders Luncheon...

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Getting to Know Phil Grabfield, Our New Vice President of Marketing

A short background of your career: Strategic marketer with experience across industries. Previous positions include brand management jobs at Kraft, a stint in book publishing, marketing and brand consultant at Marketing Corporation of America and FutureBrand, leadership positions at Mercer, Staffing Industry Analysts and Teladoc. Your goals in your new position: To build on the past successes of E&I and contribute to future growth by leading a group of world-class marketers in the creation and...

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Announcing the 2018 E&I Nominating Committee

It’s time again for E&I’s Board Member Elections. To begin the process, the Cooperative’s Board of Directors President has selected the seven individuals to serve on the Nominating Committee. Nominating Committee Responsibilities The Nominating Committee is charged with the task of nominating one candidate per open position on the Board. Once the slate of candidates has been selected, the nominees are voted upon by the membership at the Cooperative’s Annual Stockholders’ Meeting. Terms for members...

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Maximizing Your Purchasing Power – October 2017

Recent Contract Adoptions Among the Membership Your E&I agreements continue to gain acceptance and support from members like you. These contract adoptions are a true testament to the power and value of cooperative purchasing. Take a look below to see a sampling of the contracts that your colleagues have recently adopted. For more information on any of the Cooperative’s competitively awarded contracts, please contact your E&I Member Relations Representative. Alvin Independent School District Florida Polytechnic...

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E&I Chosen as 2017 Dean’s List Award Winner by Private University Products and News Magazine!

Private University Products and News (PUPN) magazine has chosen E&I as a 2017 Dean’s List Award winner, an honor reserved for a select few companies. This award recognizes contributions to the mission of private colleges and universities as they seek to provide second-to-none facilities and services to their students and faculty, and acknowledges those organizations that stand out as superior providers to the private segment of higher education. This is the second consecutive year E&I...

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Manage Your Cash Flow and Drive Efficiencies with American Express BIP

Can your institution benefit from improved cash flow management and financial incentives? Of course it can! E&I’s competitively awarded American Express contract provides a customizable suite of efficiency-based finance solutions and electronic payment tools to help improve your institution’s payment processes. As part of this contract, you have access to Buyer Initiated Payments (BIP), an electronic payment method that helps you leverage your American Express billing cycle to extend payment terms with your suppliers. With BIP you...

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It’s Not Too Late to Submit Your Nomination for Our Cloud Awards – Deadline Extended to October 4!

Our inaugural Cloud Leadership Awards are sponsored by Adobe, Cisco, Microsoft Azure, and CDW-G, to honor the outstanding achievements of fifty higher education institutions who - through their innovative and effective use of cloud solutions - have benefitted students, teachers, administrators, and/or staff. Winners for the cloud awards will be chosen based upon criteria including number of students impacted, cost savings, and more. Our official panel of judges: Michael Brown, the former CEO of Symantec...

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Are You Equipped for Success? Find Out With Our New Sunbelt Rentals Contract!

What do you get when you combine a network of 600+ locations, 90 product categories, 8,000 product classifications, comprehensive safety programs, and a “No Sweat Guarantee”? Our new Sunbelt Rentals contract! Sign up for this contract and ensure you’re well equipped for success. Sunbelt’s extensive fleet includes general construction equipment, industrial tools, pumps, power generation equipment, trench shoring, scaffolding, remediation and restoration equipment, and much more. Contract Highlights: Access to proper equipment for the job...

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Equipment to Get the Job Done: Our United Rentals Contract Now Available!

It’s time to enhance and streamline your project or operation. Our new competitively awarded E&I contract with United Rentals is now available! E&I members now have access to a comprehensive catalog of equipment and support services from this industry-leading nationwide equipment rental provider at unbeatable rates. Whether you’re looking for general tools such as forklifts, compaction equipment, and masonry tools, or specialty applications such as trench safety tools, power & HVAC, pump solutions, or onsite...

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