Welcome to the San Diego Chapter of ISM

Originally founded as the Purchasing Management Association of San Diego in 1931, ISM-San Diego serves San Diego County’s purchasing and materials management professionals. The local association is a not-for-profit professional educational association, offering seminars, workshops, and meeting programs specifically geared for the ever-changing environment of the procurement, materials management, and planning professional.

ISM-San Diego is an Affiliate of the Institute for Supply Management™ (ISM) formerly known as National Association of Purchasing Management,

ISM Services



Find out more about getting certified in CPSM or CPSD.

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President’s Letter

Welcome to the 2018-19 ISM San Diego year!

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Board of Directors

Meet the our Board

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Recent Posts

CPSM Prep Classes now available!

CPSM Prep classes are now being offered for the Fall. Click Here for more Details and to Register Now.