These standards are for business researchers to follow to ensure the applicability and veracity of all information that may influence business decisions.

Thank you to the industry thought leaders that were an early part of this collaborative effort: Hugo Britt (Content Manager at Procurious and Research Consultant at The Faculty), Amber Christian (Founder, ConsultAce), Hal Good (President and CEO Procurement Pros Group), Rob Handfield (Executive Director of the Supply Chain Resource Cooperative at NC State University), Jon Hansen (The Ghostwriter Author, PI Window on Business Show, Procurement Insights), Phil Ideson (Managing Director, Palambridge), Ashley McKay (formerly ProcurementIQ), Joe Payne (VP of Professional Services, Source One), and Mary Zampino (Senior Director of Global Sourcing Intelligence at SIG)