Mark McKenna Overall Supplier of the Year

The Mark McKenna Overall Supplier of the Year Award honors the supplier who consistently demonstrates an unequaled commitment to service excellence to our member hospitals. McKenna, who passed away in 2011, served as the president and CEO of Novation, one of the Vizient legacy companies, from 1999 through 2006. Siemens was selected as the 2019 winner of this award.

National Account Manager of the Year

The National Account Manager of the Year Award honors the individual who demonstrates excellence in key attributes such as participation and support for Vizient strategic sourcing programs, member-focused customer service, and collaboration to offer the maximum contract benefits to our members. Carl Ratcliff of Fresenius Kabi was selected as the 2019 winner of this award.

Congratulations to the recent award recipients

The following suppliers and distributors were recognized for their excellence in providing value and benefit to members in 2019.

Award Recipient
National Account Manager of the Year Carl Ratcliff, Fresenius Kabi
Mark McKenna Overall Supplier of the Year Siemens
Capital, Imaging and Facilities Supplier of the Year Siemens
Distributor of the Year US Foods
Diversity Supplier of the Year Kerma Medical Products
Environmental Excellence Award Siemens
Food and Nutrition Supplier of the Year Danone
Innovative Technology Supplier of the Year Magnolia Medical Technologies
Medical/Surgical Supplier of the Year 3M
Pediatric Supplier of the Year Pfizer
Pharmaceutical Supplier of the Year GlaxoSmithKline
Physician Preference Supplier of the Year MTF Biologics
Purchased Services Supplier of the Year Triose
Strategic Programs Pharmaceutical Supplier of the Year Fresenius Kabi
Strategic Programs Supplier of the Year Bard | BD | Carefusion
Support Services Supplier of the Year Compass One Healthcare
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