Integrity and Innovation
Since 1997, we have been delivering proven procurement strategies and systems to the hospitality industry. What began with a promise of substantial cost savings from our group buying model has evolved into a solid bond of trust with our network of customers, suppliers, and partners. The hospitality community has come to value and rely on our experience, integrity, and transparency as procurement consultants. Source1 Purchasing is an invaluable PSO for each of our clients.
As operators serving operators, we have a unique understanding of the challenges that each of our customers face. These insights, combined with innovative, procurement-based solutions, keep us on the leading edge of supply chain management. Our procurement specialists are on a relentless pursuit of program coverage, participation, and compliance. We are constantly monitoring the marketplace and doing everything possible to put your success first.
As your purchasing services partner, we will always go the extra mile to help you discover value beyond savings, access exceptional products and suppliers, and optimize your procurement system while you maintain complete control of your procurement process, delight your guests, and impact your bottom line.
Meet Our Team
After a 25-year career in multi-unit food and beverage operations, Scott Hoffmire founded an outstanding purchasing program for the hospitality, leisure and gaming industries — Source1 Purchasing. Scott is one of the most successful theoreticians and practitioners of standards-based purchasing methods. Scott served for fifteen years as the Corporate Director of Food & Beverage Operations at Allen & O’Hara, managing an award-winning national foodservice division. During Scott’s fifteen-year tenure, he was nominated twice for the prestigious IFMA Silver Plate Award. Scott has also provided consultation services to organizations such as The Ritz Carlton, Best Western, John Q. Hammons Hotels, Omni Hotels, Marriott Int., ARAMARK, Cornell University, and Rutgers University. Scott received a B.AS. in Hospitality and Administration/Management from Rochester Institute of Technology. He enjoys recreational flying, building airplanes, and raising Jack Russell terriers.
Chief Operating Officer
Bob Bassett brings more than 30 years of experience in the lodging and hospitality industries to our company. Bob worked as Corporate Director of Purchasing for Flagstone Hospitality, Promus Hotels and RFS Hotels where he oversaw contract negotiations, managed supplier relationships, and leveraged corporate purchasing power through the supply chain. Bob is recognized as a leader in strategic sourcing and procurement management due to his use of control, consistency, and analytics to drive profits. Bob is responsible for ensuring operational excellence across the organization for the Source1 Procurement program and for supporting the company’s major suppliers and corporate partners. He enjoys spending time with his family at dinner over a delicious meal and listening to great music.
Vice President of Business Operations & Administration
Becky Magaw joined Source1 Purchasing with more than 20 years of experience in customer relations and data systems. Prior to Source1 Purchasing, Becky worked at Intracoastal Health Systems and the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County. Her key accomplishments include successfully developing new billing departments, including system conversions and standardizing reporting procedures. With the Business Development Board, her efforts were focused on outreach and expansion strategies to assist local companies with creating new jobs in Palm Beach County. Currently, she creates solutions within Salesforce.com and other related applications to enhance our customer’s experience and meet the goals of customer relations, sales, and marketing. In addition, she oversees our Human Resources, IT, and General Administration Departments. Becky earned her B.A. in Government and Business Administration from Anderson University and received her Public Administration Master’s degree from Florida Atlantic University. Additional interests including spending time with her family and volunteering in various church activities.
Vice President of Sales & Marketing
Prior to his current role as Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Source1 Purchasing, Bill spent six years as President of JCA Solutions, concentrating on transforming business performance through the development of go-to-market strategies and new product launches for both large global and start-up organizations. Prior to building a successful consulting firm, Bill held a variety of sales and marketing leadership roles at Office Depot. Bill currently oversees all new account acquisition, account management, new channel development, and marketing activities for Source1 Purchasing. Bill has a passion for leadership, working with diverse groups to develop strategic insights, and building and maintaining strong teams. Bill is a graduate of Eastern Illinois University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Marketing and Personnel Management.
Senior Director Program Development & National Accounts
Emma Ryder has 20 years of experience in the procurement industry, working with Cintas Corporation and ABM Industries. She held program management and branch operations roles where she was responsible for client interaction with major accounts. Emma is highly regarded for her practical insights that drive results which serve her well in current role. She currently partners with corporate customers to provide a custom, branded support platform so each operator can gain the benefit of our full range of services. She also leads the Account Management team in their efforts to nurture and grow customer relationships. Emma attended Eastern Connecticut State University’s program in education and is fluent in Spanish. She loves cheering on her children in baseball, dancing, and having fun outdoors.
Director of Strategic Alliances & Community Relations
Evy Little brings more than 10 years of experience from UPS and Workforce Alliance to her role with Source1 Purchasing. In her previous roles, she assisted both small and large companies with new hire recruitment, assessing new hire performance, and increasing employee retention. In Evy’s current role, she promotes Source1 Purchasing to industry partners, user councils, advisory boards, alliances, and roundtables. Evy graduated from Nova Southeastern University with a B.S. in Psychology. She is fluent in Spanish and enjoys inspiring others, spending time with her family, and cheering on her two sons in baseball.