Engage with procurement, safety, and risk professionals from a wide range of industries.
See What’s Working Now
Get a view into how others are effectively managing their suppliers and contractors and minimizing risk across their organization.
Benchmark with Industry Best Practices
Get VIP access to benchmark reports and studies showing how companies perform across multiple industries for key risk indicators.
Learn About Tips, Tricks and New Tools
Learn about the new products and features that BROWZ has developed and what’s coming soon.
Join us in Sundance, Utah, USA
October 3-5, 2017
JOIN US FOR CLIENT SUMMIT 2017
NBA All-Star with the Utah Jazz
Mark is a team building expert who shares with organizations and audiences nationwide, how he went from a 7’4″ 21 year old mechanic who couldn’t play basketball to a 12 year career as an NBA All-Star with the Utah Jazz. He reveals the secrets that skyrocketed him to fame as the Two-Time Defensive Player of the Year, enabled him to break the NBA record for the most blocked shots in a single season and be selected to play in the 1989 All-Star Game.
After his career with the Jazz, Mark went on to success after success as an entrepreneur, TV and radio talk show host and world class speaker, trainer and coach. Today Mark travels the country employing principles and coaching techniques from his 12 years playing professional basketball to teach industry leaders, teams and individuals how to outsmart, outlast and outperform their competition and achieve record-breaking success. Mark enjoys horseback riding, skiing, and the outdoors. He lives in Park City, Utah, with his wife Teri, their children, Clydesdales, dogs, cats and a burro.
Chairman of the Board, The Chemours Co. and BROWZ LLC
Richard H. Brown is currently Chairman of the Board of The Chemours Co. and BROWZ LLC. He has held his BROWZ position since 2005. Mr. Brown previously served as Chairman and CEO of Electronic Data Systems (EDS) from 1999 to 2003. Prior to EDS, Mr. Brown led Cable and Wireless PLC as CEO headquartered in London (1996-1999). He also served as CEO of H & R Block Inc., (1995-1996) and was CEO of Illinois Bell Telephone Company and Vice Chairman of Ameritech from 1990 - 1995.
Mr. Brown has served on the Boards of Directors of DuPont; The Home Depot; Vivendi; The Seagram Co. among others. He holds a B.S. degree Cum Laude from Ohio University and Honorary Doctorate Degrees from his Alma Mater and James Madison University. He has also been a member of The Business Roundtable; The Business Council; The President’s Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations; The U.S. – Japan Business Council; The French – American Business Council and The President’s National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee.
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Motorola Solutions
Greg Brown is chairman and chief executive officer of Motorola Solutions where he has led the company for a decade. Under Brown’s leadership, this 90-year old company has been completely transformed. He led the break-up of the company by spinning off the cellular phone business and divesting two other multi-billion dollar divisions. Since the company split on January 1, 2011, annualized total shareholder return has averaged 25% a year.
Brown serves as chair of Skills for Chicagoland’s Future. He also serves on the board of Xerox, the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, the Rutgers University Board of Governors and The Chicago Club.
Brown has served on the boards of Cisco Systems and RR Donnelley. He has also served two American presidents where he was a member of President Obama’s Management Advisory Board and served on the National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee under President George W. Bush.
Summit 2016 Featured Speakers
BNSF - Leslie Gorman, CSP, Senior Manager Supplier Safety ESPN - Gerard Arrotti, Senior Director Safety, Health and Systems Lend Lease - Daryl Patterson, Head of Operational Excellence Disney - Brian Cook, Manager, Worldwide Safety Services - Programs Xcel Energy - Joe Conrad, Manager, Safety & Training - Contractor Safety Martin Marietta - Stacy Tate, Senior Manager - Procurement Systems and Processes Woodard & Curran - Bruce Nicholson, Esq., Senior Principal, Director of Risk Management Lend Lease - Michelle Cock, Head of Change Management, Group Business Improvement Energy Solutions - Jeff Willman, Senior VP-Radiation and Industrial Safety & Health Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals - Thomas Gartzke, Principal Health & Safety Engineer
The BROWZ 2016 Client Summit included the introduction of BROWZ OneView, a significant development in the evolution of supply chain management software. At the upcoming BROWZ Client Summit, the product roadmap for 2018 will be released as well as new apps, features, tools, and tricks.
What are you doing well and where can you improve? Where are others having success and what are the best practices in your industry? These are important questions to benchmark your program and continually improve your processes. Topics to be discussed at the summit will include: why manage contractors, auditing, integrating into the procurement process, learning from the contractor's perspective, tips and tricks with BROWZ OneView and much more.
The Client Summit is intentionally designed to give you face-to-face time with your peers allowing you to ask real world questions about the problems you're facing. The vast majority of our sessions and topics are presented by BROWZ clients just like yourself. Throughout the sessions, ice breakers, meals, mountain activities, evening entertainment, and more, guests will have the opportunity to meet and establish connections with their peers.
Panel Session: The Contractors Perspective
Panel Session: Integrating BROWZ Into Procurement & Business Processes
Panel Session: The Why of Contractor Management
Panel Session: Auditing for Continuous Process Improvement
“To us Sundance is and always will be a dream. What you see, smell, taste and feel here is a dream being carefully nurtured. It is an area whose pledge is to people. What we offer in the form of art and culture, spirit and service is homegrown and available to all.”
- Robert Redford
Most of Sundance's beautifully designed accommodations are suites, providing kitchens, living areas, lofted ceilings and views of the surrounding natural landscape. Alternatively, Sundance also offers smaller, more standard rooms - each providing a unique Sundance experience.
To reserve a room at the Sundance Mountain Resort, please call Sundance Reservations at 800-892-1600 or fax reservation requests to 801-226-1937. To get the reduced rate, you must call in your reservation and reference 'BROWZ Group'. Rates start at $159/night. Room options are fairly limited; please book lodging as soon as possible.
Check in is at 4:00 p.m. and check out is at 11:00 a.m. Luggage storage is available after checkout.
*Taxes and environmental impact fee not included.
For more information regarding lodging, contact Desiree Mullins at email@example.com or 801-727-4814.
Many activities are available at Sundance, including:
Experience the thrill and beauty of Sundance by joining BROWZ for mountain activities on Tuesday, Oct. 3rd from 1:00-5:00 p.m. Numerous activities are available including: zipline, guided hike, horseback rides, and scenic chairlift rides.
Zipline - Zipline tours are available starting at 1:00 p.m. and take approximately 1.5 hours. Depending upon weather, winter gear (gloves, hats, boots, etc.) is recommended.
Guided Hike - Hike to the majestic Stewart Falls. Join BROWZ for a moderate hike offering stunning views with an experienced hiking guide. Guided hike begins at 1:00 p.m. and participants should meet by the Sundance Activity Center.
Horseback Rides - Horseback rides with an Elk Meadows Tour are being offered at 12:00 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 3:00 p.m., and 4:30 p.m. All rides are western style and begin with a 15 minute arena lesson to familiarize guest with the horses.
Chairlift Ride - During lunch on Wedesday, Oct. 4th, Ray's Lift at Sundance will offer attendees the chance to travel up the mountain and experience stunning views from every angle. Chairlift ride is approximately 45 minutes.
For more information regarding activities, contact Desiree Mullins at firstname.lastname@example.org or 801-727-4814.
Transportation Sundance Mountain Resort is approximately a one-hour drive from the Salt Lake City Airport. BROWZ has negotiated a group rate with Super Shuttle for shuttle service from Salt Lake City Airport to the Sundance Mountain Resort. Attendees can either select a shared-ride option for $40 one way or a non-stop van option for $93 one way. For black car service use All Resort Limousine.