Interview with Kate Vitasek by World Class Performer published 12 April 2021. Here’s the link: https://worldclassperformer.com/short-life-lessons-from-kate-vitasek/
Video/Podcast with EP Business in Hospitality on 6 April 2021 Link: https://www.epinsights.co.uk/ep-videos/uncut-and-in-conversation-with-kate-vitasek-a-founding-force-for-vested/
Article on RFPartner collaborative bidding by Kate Vitasel published in Intelligent Sourcing on 19 March 2021. Link: https://www.intelligentsourcing.net/the-path-to-collaborative-bidding/
The Vested method puts trust in the contract Article on Vested by Audrey Freel. Link: http://workplacemagazine.fr/Actualites/Fiche/8714432#.YBfMJehKhPa
Article posted 6 October 2020 in Intelligent Sourcing Magazine. Link: https://www.intelligentsourcing.net/abcs-of-rfx-bidding-methods-which-ones-are-right-for-you/
Public Sector Heroes podcast hosted by Raj Sharma on 22 Sept 2020. Link: https://poddtoppen.se/podcast/1123856095/public-sector-heroes-podcast/the-public-procurement-leaders-podcast-with-kate-vitasek
Unpacking The Standing Neutral W/ Kate Vitasek. An Art of Procurement podcast on 17 February 2020 “In these complex deals, change is the norm and it’s very easy to get out of alignment as new players come in town. So we have to keep the relationship and the contract in continual alignment with everyone’s interests.” […]
Libby Weber – Associate Professor at the University of California, Irvine – promotes a way of thinking about contracts beyond their traditional “preventive” role of avoiding risk, preventing breaches or opportunistic behavior. Her premise? Why not use contracts to promote cooperation, flexibility, and creativity?
Philip Ideson podcast with Kate Vitasek on 17 February 2020 “In these complex deals, change is the norm and it’s very easy to get out of alignment as new players come in town. So we have to keep the relationship and the contract in continual alignment with everyone’s interests.” Here is the link: https://artofprocurement.com/episode302/
In a business environment driven by high customer expectations for speed and quality, increasing volatility and risk, and market interconnectedness, best-in-class procurement is a significant competitive differentiator.