Press Releases

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APQC Names First Distinguished Research Fellow: Professor, Author and Advisor Tom Davenport; Launches Digital Transformation Research

June 25,2019
APQC Names Houstonian John Durie to Board of Directors June 25, 2019
APQC Announces Inaugural Excellence In Knowledge Management Award; Names 13 Winning Organizations May 7, 2019


APQC Names Lisa Higgins CEO & President; Dr. Carla O'Dell Chairman of the Board

January 16, 2018


APQC Appoints Perry Wiggins as Chief Financial Officer and as Secretary and Treasurer for Its Board of Directors

December 18, 2017
APQC Mourns Death of Founder, Dr. C. Jackson 'Jack' Grayson, U.S. Quality, Productivity, and Economic Growth Pioneer May 5, 2017
APQC Releases Cloud-Based Business Management Tool MosaiQ 2.0 April 4, 2017
APQC Names Mardi Krenek as Vice President, Education January 31, 2017


APQC Appoints Joe Tillman as Principal Research Lead, Supply Chain Management December 2, 2016

APQC Debuts Business Management Tool MosaiQ

March 31, 2016
APQC to Introduce and Demonstrate Business Process Tool MosaiQ™ at PEX Week on January 18th January 18, 2016
APQC Appoints Mike Hinson As Chief Financial Officer January 13, 2016


Best Practices for Getting Started with Predictive Workforce Analytics

October 26, 2015
APQC Names Executive Director For Advisory Services Practice March 17, 2015

Effective Enterprise Content Management Hinges On Listening To Employees And Anticipating Their Needs

January 21, 2015


APQC Introduces City Government Process Classification FrameworkSM

November 18, 2014

APQC Named to The Houston Chronicle Top Workplaces List for 2014

November 10, 2014

ScottMadden and APQC Host Financial Management Webinar

October 14, 2014

From Louisiana Farm Boy, Navy Vet, Reporter and Business School Dean to Presidential Advisor, Founder of APQC and Co-Founder of The Houstonian, Jack Grayson Has a Story to Tell, America Should Listen

October 8, 2014
11 Best Practices For Reviving Leadership October 6, 2014
New Research Examines Key Drivers of Product Innovation Capability September 25, 2014
APQC Research Identifies Communication, Accountability as Best Practices to Achieve Transformational Change May 13, 2014
APQC Among 100 'Companies That Matter' in Knowledge Management in 2014 March 3, 2014

APQC Research Study Identifies Leadership Deficit Problems, Causes, and Solutions 

January 22, 2014

New APQC Research Details Best Practices for Turning Knowledge into Lasting Value and Competitive Advantage January 20, 2014


APQC Releases Healthcare Payer Process Classification Framework

October 22, 2013

APQC Releases Consumer Electronics Process Classification Framework

September 24, 2013

New APQC Report Identifies Best Practices for Open Innovation August 15, 2013

Laptops Are Favorite Productivity Tool While Tablets Lag Behind, According to Survey from APQC

August 15, 2013
APQC Introduces Self-Service Benchmarking Portal into the World’s Largest Open Standards Benchmarking Database, Notes Most Requested Benchmarks Focus on Planning, Budgeting and Forecasting July 2, 2013
APQC Best Practices Study on Effective Project Management Offices Shows That “You Get What You Measure” March 12, 2013
APQC Among 100 'Companies That Matter' in Knowledge Management March 4, 2013


APQC Releases Retail Process Classification Framework November 19, 2012
APQC Named a Top Workplace by the Houston Chronicle November 9, 2012

AMCF Names Mary Driscoll and Jeff Varney to 2013 AMCF Awards Panel of Judges

November 2, 2012

APQC Recognized as One of North America's Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises
for the Eighth Time

October 30, 2012

APQC Study Identifies Measurement Best Practices That Drive Bottom-Line Value

October 29, 2012
A New CFO Priority: Talent Development With a Focus on Soft Skills September 13, 2012

APQC Releases Updated Process Classification Framework on 20th Anniversary of Business Process Taxonomy

July 31, 2012

APQC Study Identifies Best Practices to Build Strong Process Management Capabilities

July 17, 2012

Grayson Medal Awarded to Quality Innovators in Education and Not-for-Profit Sectors

May 22, 2012
APQC Names C. Jackson Grayson, Executive Chairman; Carla O’Dell, CEO; and Lisa Higgins, President May 22, 2012
Overcoming the Technical Talent Management Challenge:
APQC Identifies 19 Best Practices from Recruitment to Retention
May 15, 2012
APQC Identifies 16 Best Practices Associated with Improving the Flow of Knowledge in Product Development April 17, 2012
APQC and Process Excellence Network Announce Collaborative, Content Sharing Partnership March 30, 2012

APQC Study on Supplier Category Management Details Best Practices for Driving Value Through the Procurement Organization

March 19, 2012
February 14, 2012


APQC Named a 2011 Global Winner of the Most Admired Knowledge Enterprise (MAKE) Award for Second Time November 30, 2011

APQC Recognized as One of North America's Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises for the Seventh Time

November 28, 2011

APQC Releases New Research on the Expanding Role  of Enterprise Risk Management in Best Practice Organizations

September 19, 2011

Robert Corrigan, General Counsel for Baylor College of Medicine, Appointed to APQC's Board of Directors

August 22, 2011

Grayson Medal Awarded to Quality Innovators in Education and Government Sectors

May 17, 2011

APQC and ASQ Join Forces to Launch Ground-Breaking Quality Management Study

May 12, 2011

APQC, Accenture, and Nimbus Joint Study Reveals Best Practices for Using Process Frameworks

April 14,

APQC Named to KMWorld's 100 Companies That Matter in Knowledge Management for 2011

March  3, 2011

APQC Leaders Author The New Edge in Knowledge from John Wiley & Sons: Definitive Guide on Enterprise Knowledge Management

March  1, 2011

APQC and OpenText Research Reveals Finance Executives Looking Closely at AP Automation to Reduce Costs, Improve Cycle Times

February 1, 2011
APQC and Protiviti Reveals how Organizations Improve Processes in the Realm of Working Capital Management January 24, 2011


APQC Recognized for 6th Time as a North American Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) Winner November 29, 2010

Compression: Learn about the “Next Generation of Lean Thinking” from Author Doc Hall in a Webinar at 10 a.m. CDT on August 31

August 19, 2010

APQC Joins JAZD Markets Partner Program to Deliver Business-Critical Best Practices and Benchmarking Content

August 19, 2010
General Mills, Owens-Illinois, to Serve as Best-Practice Partners in APQC's Working Capital Management Study, Launching August 11 August 9, 2010

APQC Names Blanton Godfrey and Peggy Vaughan to Board of Directors

July 20, 2010

Demand Spikes for Research on More Efficient, Effective Ways to Work: Organizations Seek Benchmarks and Best Practices for Finance, Human Resources, Supply Chain, and Knowledge Management

June 10, 2010
Grayson Award Recognizes Quality Pioneers in Healthcare, Social Responsibility and Global Quality Leadership May 25, 2010
APQC Announces Best Practices to Sustain and Enhance Communities of Practices April 26, 2010
APQC Survey Reveals Why Organizations Benchmark and Common Reporting Techniques April 21, 2010
APQC and The Clarion Group Launch Study to Assess Top Team Performance Feb 12, 2010
APQC Names 3M, Infosys, and Schlumberger Best-Practice Partners in "Rewarding, Engaging, and Retaining Key Talent" Research Study Feb 2, 2010

APQC Partners With IAPP and IARP to Launch Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable Performance Assessments and Benchmarks at No Cost

Jan 27, 2010