On October 24, 2013, a panel of four Cleveland State University alumni visited the Monte Ahuja College of Business and shared information about their career paths and experiences with current CSU students.
On October 11, 2013, Mr. Nick Conley from Parker Hannifin Corporation returned to the Monte Ahuja College of Business to participate in a recruitment event sponsored by the Dept. of OSM at CSU.
Mr. Mark Mantin (Director of Order Management of Supply Chain) from American Greetings Corporation (AG) joined CSU students and faculty on October 10, 2013, to discuss employment opportunities at AG.
CSU student chapter of The Association for Operations Management (APICS) and the Dept. of OSM sponsored a tour of the Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District (NEORSD) on Saturday, September 28, 2013.
On Friday, August 30, 2013, the Department of Operations and Supply Chain Management at CSU attended its annual retreat which was held this year at the 100th Bomb Group Restaurant & Banquet Facility in Cleveland, Ohio.
In celebration of the 2013 Operations and Supply Chain Management DBA cohort, the Department of OSM at CSU hosted a reception on Friday, August 23, 2013, at the Wyndham Hotel to welcome the students into the prestigious DBA Program.
Mr. John Dedinsky, Vice President of Global Supply Chain and Procurement at Parker Hannifin Corporation, was recognized on Thursday, August 19, 2013, for his contribution in obtaining a generous monetary donation for the Department of Operations and Supply Chain Management at CSU.
Dr. Oya Tukel, Dr. Jen-Yi Chen, and a group of Operations and Supply Chain Management students from CSU attended the "Ohio Conference on Freight" in Sandusky, Ohio.
We will be taking our OSM students to China and Hong Kong during the Spring Break of 2014, with visits to supply chain companies in Shanghai, Shenzhen and Hong Kong .
On July 5, 2013, Cleveland State University APICS members, OSM students, and OSM faculty had the opportunity to learn and view one of the oldest ocean modes of transportation, “Tall Ships.” The CSU group attended the “Tall Ships Festival” in Cleveland, Ohio.
“Our clients are always hiring talent in supply-chain management,” says Allan Krul, principal in the supply-chain and manufacturing operations practice at Deloitte Consulting in Atlanta.
On Friday, June 28, The North East Ohio Supply Chain Tours students traveled to Fastenal's Distribution Center in Akron, Ohio.
On June 25, 2013, the Monte Ahuja College of Business welcomed visitors from the Shanghai Dian Ji University (SDJU) in China.
On Friday, June 21, OSM students visited the Cleveland Clinic Distribution Center in Cleveland, OH. This excursion was part of the OSM 493/696 NEO Supply Chain Tours class that the OSM department offers typically during the summer session.
On Friday, June 14, OSM students traveled to Quality Carrier in Barberton, Ohio. The trip, a part of CSU's summer Northeast Ohio Supply Chain Tours, was arranged by the Operations and Supply Chain Management Department.
Dr. Oya Tukel had the honor to speak at the career relevance session at Rotary Club's Project YESS graduation ceremony on Thursday, June 13, 2013.
On Friday, June 7, OSM students traveled to Toledo to tour the Toledo-Lucas County Port. The trip, a part of CSU's summer Northeast Ohio Supply Chain Tours, was arranged by the Operations and Supply Chain Management Department.
On June 7, 2013, The Professional Development Center, The Entrepreneurs EDGE, and Eaton Corporation organized a corporate event on the topic of “Conscious Capitalism: The Business Model of the 21st Century.”
The Wall Street Journal reports high demand for MBA in Operation & Supply Chain Management that leads to a lucrative business career.
Operations and Supply Chain Management students visited AMG, Airgas/Merchant Gas facility on Friday May 31st.
On May 31, 2013, OSM professors Jay Chen and Brad Eichhorn attended the 2013 Analytics Summit in Cincinnati, Ohio.
The first tour for OSM 493/696 students during the summer 2013 session was on Friday, May 24, 2013, to Norfolk Southern Intermodal Center in Maple Heights, Ohio.
On May 8, 2013, members of the Department of Operations and Supply Chain Management joined Dr. Ronald M. Berkman, President of CSU, and Monte Ahuja College of Business faculty and staff to recognize Dean Steven Percy for his outstanding leadership of the Monte Ahuja College of Business during the 2012-2013 academic year.
The Department of Operations and Supply Chain Management hosted a luncheon on Wednesday, May 15 to thank the Advising Department for their dedication and hard work during the year.
Cleveland APICS, the Association for Operations Management, will be touring the Bay Corporation on Thursday, May 9. Bay Corporation, founded in 1979, is a local manufacturer and distributor of medical gas fittings and connections.
The Department of Operations and Supply Chain Management is sponsoring John Franklin, a student from Cleveland Public Schools, in the Rotary Club of Cleveland's Project YESS. John was invited to a department gathering on May 2 to meet the faculty and staff.
On Thursday, May 2, the Department of Operations and Supply Chain Management hosted an informal lunch for two retiring professors, Dr. Chia-Shin Chung and Dr. Walter Rom.
The Department of Student Life hosted the 40th annual Awards and Recognition Ceremony on Friday, April 26th. The Awards Ceremony is an annual CSU tradition recognizing outstanding students from each college and department.
On Thursday, April 25, 2013, nine CSU business students received Rotary Club Awards for Excellence at the Rotary Club’s luncheon meeting.
On April 12, 2013, APICS members and OSM students toured the Coca Cola bottling plant in Twinsburg, Ohio. Students learned about the operations of the plant and the supply chain through which bottlers satisfy the demands for a nationwide brand like Coca-Cola.
The Business Information Connection event helped connect students to various resources and information and ensures they become engaged with campus activities.
The Department of Operations and Supply Chain Management is offering an Excel Course on August 19-23, 2013.
The OSM department will be hosting a SAP training course August 12 through 16!
The Operations and Supply Chain Management Department attended the Purchasing Management Association of Cleveland Trade Show on March 21, 2013. PMAC's local membership comprises more than 250 supply chain management professionals representing over 100 companies from manufacturing, government, education, medical, institutional and service organizations through out Northeast Ohio.
Dr. Oya Tukel was a finalist for Best College Advisor at the 2013 EXPYS Awards hosted by The North East Ohio Council for Higher Education.
On April 12, 2013, APICS- the Association for Operations Management - will tour the Coca Cola bottling plant in Twinsburg, Ohio. Call the OSM Department now to RSVP!
The Pi Day Event hosted by APICS and The Department of Operations and Supply Chain Management was a success. Take a look at the photos!
There will be an APICS Professional Development Meeting on Thursday, March 14.
The presentation will focus on the architectural products market and will discuss how the supply chain supports winning in the industry.
Drew Cooper, Regional Sales Manager at Forms+Surfaces will lead the presentation. Join us at the City Club of Cleveland to attend the meeting.
The Monte Ahuja College of Business at Cleveland State, in partnership with APICS, will be hosting a roundtable discussion on Global Trade. Join us in the Student Center Ballroom (SC 313) on Friday March 8 from 7:30am - 9:30am.
Students attending the OSM Department China Trip will be blogging about their experiences. Read along and experience the trip with us!
After an intensive faculty search, The Operations and Supply Chain Management Department is pleased to welcome Cigdem Ataseven to the department.
The APICS Student Chapter represented CSU in Harrisburg, PA in the Mid Atlantic District Student Case Competition on February 8th and 9th.
APICS is hosting a Professional Development Meeting on February 14, 2013 at 5:30pm at the City Club of Cleveland.
Join the OSM Department and CSU APICS on March 7th for an informational event celebrating Pi Day (just a bit early). Free pie and other refreshments provided!
Dr. Xiauhong Zhang, our Visiting Scholar from Shanghai Dianji University, is heading home after a full year in Cleveland.
The Cleveland State University APICS Chapter is traveling to Harrisburg, PA to compete in the Mid-Atlantic District Case Competition!
The Insitute for Supply Management released its annual study regarding compensation within the industry. There is considerable earning potential in Supply Chain Management!
The Department hosted a holiday party for faculty, staff, and guests. We hope you have a wonderful holiday break!
The Department will be offering OSM 696: Negotiation Strategies for Managers during Spring Semester 2013. Learn tools, techniques, and strategies to negotiate with suppliers and vendors and generate winning contracts.
The Careers in OSM Information Session had a great turn out!
Jason Ellis, the Distribution Center Manager for the Cleveland Indians, will be visiting on Thursday, November 29th, 2012 at 9:00 AM in BU 128.
Sea-Land Chemical Company, a national supplier of specialty chemicals, is looking for a supply chain team leader who will be responsible for directing, managing and overseeing all aspects of the supply chain,
including procurement, inventory management, logistics and warehousing. Interested applicants should contact the OSM Department.
"...the growing number of schools offering supply chain-focused MBA programs is evidence of this niche’s growing trend. Those who have an interest in supply-side management would be wise to look into this growing field—the time, not to mention the demand, has never been stronger."
Due to excessive demand, The OSM department will be hosting an additional SAP training course January 2 through 6!
Join The OSM department at our meet and greet event to explore career opportunities in Operations and Supply Chain Management.
The OSM department joined CSU students and staff in the Midtown 10k/5k.
The Cauldron has featured the OSM department's 2013 Spring Break trip to China.
To learn more about the Department of Operations & Supply Chain Management, its programs, and its faculty members, explore this web site or contact Dr. Oya Tukel at email@example.com or 216.687.4741.