SUNY Community College President Expects Substantial Change to Current Procurement Practices

Suffolk County Community College, the largest community college in the SUNY (State University of New York) system and Unimarket, an innovator in e-procurement and spend management solutions for higher education, have signed an agreement to implement Unimarket's full suite of solutions, with integration to Suffolk’s "Banner by Ellucian" finance system.

Long Island, NY, July 10, 2015 --( Suffolk County Community College has selected Unimarket to provide their full suite of solutions, including e-Marketplace, e-Procurement Workflow, e-Invoicing, Supplier Registration, e-Sourcing and Contract Management.

Suffolk CCC President Shaun McKay says, “The College is looking forward to the efficiencies of Unimarket’s e-Procurement solution. We expect a substantial change to our current procurement practices with special focus on streamlining our processes, expediting transactions, assisting with contract management and providing stronger visibility, reporting and compliance.”

Peter Kane, Chief Executive Officer of Unimarket commented, “We are delighted to add Suffolk CCC as our second SUNY college alongside Nassau CCC. This reinforces our continued commitment to provide comprehensive and affordable solutions to public colleges and Universities in the state of New York and across the country. We look forward to demonstrating the value that a fully integrated suite of procurement solutions on a single, easy-to-use platform can bring.”

The Unimarket eProcurement solution implementation will commence immediately and will leverage Unimarket’s unique community source Banner integration. The solution is expected to launch campus-wide by November 2015.

About Unimarket
Unimarket was formed in 2005 to deliver collaborative electronic procurement solutions for businesses using the latest technology to enable them to easily connect and transact with their suppliers in a single portal to save costs, improve efficiency, and reduce paperwork. The hallmarks of Unimarket’s solution are ease-of-use and an open-market philosophy of unlimited users and unlimited supplier connections delivered in a cost-effective manner.

To see the future of cloud-based Spend Management software in action, Unimarket will be hosting their 5th Annual User Conference on October 19-21 in in Chicago, IL.

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