FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
AUGUST 23, 2021
DAVIE PROCUREMENT DIVISION RECEIVES THE 2021 PROCUREMENT ACHIEVEMENT OF EXCELLENCE AWARD
DAVIE, Fla. – The Town of Davie’s Procurement Division was awarded the 26th Annual Achievement of Excellence in Procurement® (AEP) for 2021 from the National Procurement Institute, Inc. (NPI). This award honors the division’s commitment to procurement excellence for public best practices.
Earned by public and non-profit agencies, the Town of Davie was one of 182 agencies in the United States and Canada and one of 64 municipalities to receive the award. Davie received the AEP award for the first time in 2020 and was honored again on August 10, 2021.
“Our staff is truly like no other,” said William Ackerman, Budget and Finance Director.” I am honored to work with such a dedicated and talented staff that continually provide outstanding quality service to the Town and all its constituents.”
The AEP program recognizes procurement organizations that embrace innovation, professionalism, productivity, leadership, and e-procurement. The continuously evolving award criteria are designed to measure and provide benchmarks for procurement service quality.
About the Procurement Division
The Town of Davie Procurement Division combines technology and best practices to manage the procurement process, develop meaningful relationships, and support the Town's goals and objectives. This division conducts cost-effective procuring of goods and services, performs market research analyses, develops procurement strategies, and manages the procurement process.
Leona Henry, Intergovernmental Affairs Manager
Sussette Rodriguez, Public Relations Coordinator
Ariana Briceno, Public Relations Assistant