Procurious’ Big Idea Summit: tealbook Founder and CEO Stephany Lapierre’s BIG Idea

When I received the request from Procurious asking me to share my Big Idea, I was thrilled but wasn’t quite sure where to start. There are so many! Launching tealbook, is a big idea in itself. Providing companies with their own trusted, collective supplier intelligence is changing the way procurement and sourcing access and share supplier information. That’s BIG! […]

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Explaining tealbook

tealbook is simple to use, but not so simple to explain. Mostly because tealbook’s value is different based on everyone’s objectives. Differing objectives aside, what we know for sure is that when sourcing is empowered with comprehensive, credible, and up-to-date supplier information, it helps ensure success right from those critical first steps of due diligence. tealbook also […]

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Really Freaking Painful

When our agency first presented this concept, I thought it as too bold. We had settled on a different concept and were anxiously awaiting for the creative. Our agency complied and a few days later, sent us what we had requested, along with… this one. I had several meetings lined up with suppliers, marketers and […]

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Passion for Innovation

Recently, an eye-opening graphic captured my attention during a routine perusal of my Facebook news feed.  It really spoke to me, so I decided to post and share the visual (shown here) on my own profile page. The graphic illustrated the current shift to a socialized ecomony and highlighted large companies including Alibaba, Uber, Airbnb, […]

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Introducing tealbook’s Resident Innovation Expert!

Early on in my marketing career, I quickly learned that I loved developing innovative projects. I was drawn to seeking out and learning about fresh, new, innovative tactics from any resource – marketing colleagues, sales and agency partners, new suppliers, and trade shows. The innovative projects I executed always delivered significant results and became highlights […]

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Calling all forward-thinking procurement & sourcing experts

I launched tealbook in response to some of the same challenges faced by healthcare companies of all sizes and stages of growth in quickly identifying the strongest suppliers to support their business needs. My goal is to offer an intuitive, secure and affordable supplier database that is connected to the industry in real time. tealbook allows companies […]

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