The City of Tucson’s Department of Procurement recently won the Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award for the 22nd consecutive year. It is one of only six departments nationwide to do so. The award from the National Procurement Institute measures innovation, e-procurement, productivity, and leadership attributes.
Procurement Director Marcheta Gillespie received the Distinguished Service Award from NIGP: The Institute for Public Procurement. The award recognizes procurement officials who have made great contributions to the profession and is the second-highest award for an individual.