Minority Spotlight

ConnXus Takes Procurement Solutions Global to Drive Success of Suppliers

Deciding to take a company global means assuming many risks in the supply chain. ConnXus founder and CEO Rod Robinson saw new opportunities, and his company now powers sustainable diverse global supply chains through software solutions.
By Valerie Gomez

Rod Robinson founded the African-American-owned IT company ConnXus after a career in supply chain management that led to a chief purchasing officer (CPO) position in Cincinnati. While in Cincinnati, the idea for the ConnXus platform was born – an idea that has grown into a global company.

The software company tracks diversity in supply chains, but that brief description does not do justice to the soph....