Scout RFP Recognized on Spend Matters 50 Providers to Watch for 2017 List

eSourcing provider selected company who is pushing the envelope on the procurement publication’s annual list.

SAN FRANCISCO – May 22, 2017 – Scout RFP, a leader in the cloud-based strategic eSourcing solutions space, is pleased to announce that it has been named on Spend Matters 50 Providers to Watch for 2017 list.

Spend Matters is a preeminent publication in the procurement and supply chain space. Its 50/50 lists are the result of intense debate, discussion, and refinement among all Spend Matters analysts, and reflect its unbiased, independent view of the organizations users should know and watch. The companies on the lists were independently selected by the Spend Matters analyst team based on each provider’s merits. This is the fourth year issuing the Spend Matters ‘Providers to Watch’ list and the second year that Scout RFP has been included on the list.

“We are thrilled to be included on Spend Matters 50 Providers to Watch for the second year in a row,” said Stan Garber, president and co-founder of Scout RFP. “It’s an honor to be recognized by such a respected leader in the procurement community – and it’s confirmation that our eSourcing solutions are really helping enterprises maximize business impact and facilitating better outcomes through strategic sourcing.”

Jason Busch, Founder and Head of Strategy at Spend Matters, remarked on the list, “It’s great to see procurement technology and solutions evolving so quickly from year-to-year. With the growing adoption and usage of disruptive technologies (e.g. machine learning / artificial intelligence, Internet-of-things, blockchain, cloud, platform-as-a-service, etc.) for procurement applications in all key solution areas, we expect providers to continue to redefine and expand their capabilities faster than before.”

To see the Spend Matters 50 Providers to Watch for 2017 list in its entirety, click here.

For more information on Scout RFP’s e-sourcing solutions, click here.

About Scout RFP

Scout, also known as Scout RFP, provides a new breed of cloud-based strategic sourcing solutions that help organizations achieve better outcomes and make a bigger impact. Leading brands like Intuit, CEMEX, Splunk, Jo-Ann Stores, ServiceNow, Cerner Corporation, EasyJet, and Zebra Technologies trust Scout’s automated sourcing and auction platform to deliver greater value through collaborative business engagement. 26,000 active users across 89 countries have chosen Scout’s simple, effective interface to streamline supplier selection, centralize data, and make more informed purchasing decisions, faster. Scout is headquartered in San Francisco, and funded by New Enterprise Associates (NEA) and GV (formerly Google Ventures). To learn more, please visit and follow us on Twitter @scoutrfp or LinkedIn.