AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Supply Spend Reduction Optimization
Supply Chain Process Improvement
Operations Management
Budgeting Negotiations
Mentoring
Logistics
Purchasing
Strategic Planning
Capital Purchasing
Team Leadership

TONY BRAMER
VICE PRESIDENT, QUORUM PURCHASING ADVANTAGE
TBramer@QHR.com | 859.760.0524

A versatile and results-oriented supply chain leader with over 30 years of demonstrated, decisive leadership ability--Tony brings his planning, forecasting and innovative strategy expertise to the forefront in his role as Quorum Purchasing Advantage's (QPA's) Vice President.

Prior to joining Quorum, Tony achieved several career accomplishments including: the development of a regional purchasing and distribution model for four hospitals in the Louisville market; consistently reducing SG&A while improving quality measures while at Owens and Minor, implementation of stockless programs throughout several hospital systems; Cost reductions through efforts as chair of the Value analysis committee achieving over $200,000 in savings annually, and negotiation of food service management contracts which yielded over $1M in savings over five years. As Vice President of QPA, Tony and his team have implemented initiatives which have resulted in over $1M in savings and rebates to QPA member hospitals over the past two years. In this vein, Tony’s goal is to provide clients with a customized approach to drive supply chain efficiencies and significant supply expense savings.

PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE

EDUCATION

  • Jewish Hospital Saint Mary's Healthcare
    Corporate Director of Supply Chain Operations
  • Owens and Minor
    Corporate Director of Six Sigma
    Area Director
    Operations Manager/General Manager
    Sales Representative/Manager of Account
    Development
  • Master of Hospital and Health
    Administration
    Xavier University
  • Bachelor of Science, Political Science
    Xavier University

CERTIFICATIONS

ORGANIZATIONS

  • Certified Materials Resource Manager
  • Quorum Supply Chain University
  • Quorum Financial Operations Boot Camp