Thank you for participating in the Society for Diversity's brief survey on diversity through procurement. Feel free to share this survey with others in your network. If you wish to receive survey results, please submit your e-mail address.

* 1. What is your title?

* 2. On a scale of 1-10 (with 10 being the highest), how much time do you devote to supplier diversity objectives?

* 3. Do you report to the:

* 4. What industry are you in?

* 5. Are your supplier diversity efforts global?

* 6. How does your organization utilize technology in its supplier diversity efforts?

  Never Sometimes Always
Award contracts
Track the diversity spend
Purchase products/services
Manage diverse vendors
Evaluate supplier diversity efforts

* 7. List 3 supplier diversity trends that you feel are important for organizations to proactively address:

* 8. How does your organization encourage joint ventures, strategic alliances or split contracts?

* 9. How often do you communicate with diverse businesses that have contracts with your organization?

* 10. Does your organization provide mentoring for diverse suppliers?

* 11. Which benchmarks do you use to measure annual performance?

* 12. What is the #1 challenge facing supplier diversity professionals today?

* 13. Please include your e-mail address if you would like a copy of the survey results.