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Tim Brown

Quality Certification Alliance (QCA)
Executive Director - Operations
Cincinnati, Ohio Area
I am the executive director of operations for the Quality Certification Alliance, an independent accreditation organization that elevates the standards for promotional products procurement to ensure safe, high quality, socially compliant and environmentally conscientious merchandise.

Brand reputation is everything and compliance professionals have an obligation to protect the brand beyond their internal supply chain alone. Brands invest heavily in complex compliance programs for their product or service, yet, often ignore indirect spend that can undo all their compliance efforts with one incident. Let me share how you can implement procurement policies and procedures that support and protect your brand’s values.