Episode 38

Building Strong Vendor Relationships

Sep. 21st, 2021

Greg Schimpff from VetSnap shares his experience and expertise on the management of vendor partnerships and understanding acquired hospitals’ preferences.
We also discuss better communication practices and the exciting innovations that Greg has noticed in the field during the last decade.

Topics discussed:

  • The importance of trust and familiarity for building relationships in the procurement field.
  • A look at the value stream for procurement, and its evolution over time.
  • Dealing with acquired hospitals and inherited vendors.
  • Greg’s process for aligning with vets and medical teams to keep different parties happy.

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greg schimpff
Greg Schimpff
Co-Founder of VetSnap
ivan zak
Dr. Ivan Zak
DVM, MBA, CEO at Galaxy Vets
ryan leech
Ryan Leech
Head of Business Development at Galaxy Vets