Hosts: Rodney Apple and Mike Ogle
In This Episode:
Donna Palumbo-Miele, the Founder of Concordia Supply Chain Group, joins us to delve deep into the nuances of strategic sourcing and procurement advisory services. With a career spanning iconic organizations like Disney, Johnson & Johnson, and Bloomberg, Donna offers invaluable insights into the evolving landscape of supply chain strategies. She highlights the transformative role of technologies, dynamic partnerships, risk management, and sustainability. To Donna, the supply chain is a synergistic ecosystem where suppliers aren’t just vendors but valuable hubs of learning and innovation. She emphasizes the importance of continuous learning in her career trajectory and concludes with sage advice: nurture curiosity and courage, and master the art of listening, learning, and leading.
Who is Donna Palumbo-Miele?
Donna Palumbo-Miele is an influential thought leader in the global supply chain and sourcing and procurement space having served in the technology, finance, entertainment, hospitality, and healthcare industries.
Donna is the founder of Concordia Supply Chain Group, a WBENC-certified advisory services company providing comprehensive consulting services in strategic sourcing, procurement, supply chain, corporate social responsibility, supplier relationship management, and risk mitigation. She has become an instrumental business partner for both public and private sector clients cultivating strong relationships and offering decisive guidance to C-level executives while championing diversity.
Her career includes leadership roles at The Walt Disney Company, Johnson & Johnson, and Bloomberg. Donna has been recognized for her outstanding industry achievements, receiving multiple honors and awards.
Complementing her work experience, Donna serves in various board and advisory roles including as vice chair of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) and board director for the Women’s Forum of New York.