Welcome to The North Central Ohio Chapter of APICS

For more than 50 years, APICS has been the global leader and premier source of the body of knowledge in operations management, including production, inventory, supply chain, materials management, purchasing, and logistics. Since 1957, individuals and companies have relied on APICS for its superior training, internationally recognized certifications, comprehensive resources, and worldwide network of accomplished industry professionals. 

The North Central Ohio Chapter connects you to a local supply chain and operations management network. We offer education, training and professional development, with a pulse on what’s driving growth and opportunities in North Central Ohio. We understand the local economy and the impact key industries have on it. We’re committed to seeing the supply chain profession propel the community and the businesses in it to be the best. Whether you need to build a higher-performing supply chain, earn career-changing credentials or grow your network, the North Central Ohio Chapter can get you there.


Register Now for the Detailed Scheduling and planning CPIM Module Review Course.

The APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) is one of the most recognized and preferred certifications for Supply Chain Managers, Materials Managers, Operations Managers and countless other career growth job classifications. CPIM certification is touted by many to positively influence an employee's ability to positively contribute to better management of inventory and resources.

Seize this great opportunity to continue a journey towards certification for yourself and/or your valued employees. Registration is open now through August 1, 2016.  

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Appreciation and Recognition Dinner and top management night

On May 24, 2016 Chapter Members and Guest gathered at the Elk's Lodge on Park Avenue for a delicious dinner catered by Smokin' Bros BBQ. After enjoying the wonderful Pulled Pork, Brisket, sides and desert, the group attentively listened to a presentation recapping the Chapter events of the previous year and recognitions of members.

A special framed "Company of the Year" recognition certificate was awarded to MTD's Shelby Operations Center for their support and involvement with the Chapter.

Long time member and recent retiree, Melanie Riggleman, was presented with an Honorary Annual Chapter Membership. Melanie was also recognized for achieving lifetime CPIM and CSCP Certification status bestowed upon her by APICS.

New members from the previous year, a 5 year membership anniversary, Chapter Instructors, members of the Board of Directors and Top Management in attendance were also recognized.

Dinner Photo Gallery

Upcoming Meetings

Aug 6

CPIM Certification Review: Detailed Scheduling and Planning

This instructor led module review course will take place over 3 scheduled Saturday sessions.
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