Our Journey Started in 1992

StrategicSource was founded with the idea of delivering innovative spend management solutions to increase profits


Started in 1992 by Douglas Austin, StrategicSource has served over 700 companies offering spend management solutions, sourcing support, implementation management, and supplier compliance to maximize the companies limited resources and expertise so they focus on growing their business and improving profitability.

With expertise in over 130 expense, cost recovery and revenue enhancing categories, StrategicSource helps our clients achieve peace of mind knowing that highly competitive solutions are developed, implemented, and audited across their enterprise. StrategicSource can deploy a wealth of experience and support for less than the cost of maintain a purchasing organization as well as deliver guaranteed positive ROI.

In a time where optimizing supplier spend and costs, StrategicSource has its entire focus on the potential to make a big impact to your profits and cashflows. By offering a personalized and customized approach to our clients, we skillfully aligning the power of our solutions and tools with the needs of our client’s objectives to provide a competitive differentiator.

We believe that a robust spend management program and modern-day approach can offer a strategic advantage for your business.

Our Mission

StrategicSource is committed to improving the profitability, efficiency, and compliance of our customers by consulting, educating, and delivering innovative spend management solutions.

Core Values

Core Competencies

StrategicSource’s core competencies have been acquired from our founder, Doug Austin and have been continuously developed over time. Our core competencies are what gives StrategicSource the competitive advantages in creating and delivering value to our customers.

Looking Ahead

StrategicSource is committed to delivering the best spend management tools, programs, and expertise to help our clients meet their profitability and performance objectives.