President & Owner
Leanne Duong-Ma, President and Owner of Direct Source Procurement, is an entrepreneur by heart with nearly two decades of experience in procurement, supply chain and related purchasing operations. Prior to starting her own company, Leanne oversaw various high-profile sourcing projects for the CityCenter opening and MGM Resorts International, a Fortune 500 global entertainment company. Leanne also served as a department lead with a regional distributor as well as a Director of Procurement with Wolfgang Puck, one of the world’s most well-known restaurants.
After enjoying a long and successful career in the hospitality and food and beverage industries, Leanne decided to fulfill her goal of becoming an entrepreneur. The skills and experience Leanne had gained during the first 15 years of her career prepared her how to successfully run a company. In directorial roles, she developed leadership skills, budgeting, strategic planning, and human resources. She led cross-functional teams and negotiated national and global projects for multimillion-dollar contracts. Her skills, knowledge and experience has enabled her to take off as an entrepreneur, who provides high quality services to her customers.
In 2017, Leanne founded Direct Source Procurement (DSP) in Las Vegas, Nevada.
DSP is a sourcing and wholesale company with a focus on food service supplies and eco-friendly food packaging promoting environmental sustainability. DSP’s sourcing and turnkey approach with a result-oriented and personal customer service approach allows its customers to realize time and cost savings, increase profit margins while focusing on their core business. Regardless of its customers’ location and product needs, DSP is large enough to source significant volume providing economies of scale and small enough to be flexible ensuring the most suited product solution for its customers. Combined with Leanne’s expertise and industry background, Direct Source Procurement has become a unique and trusted advisor to its customers.
Leanne is the Regional Chair of the WBEC-West Nevada Forum and she served until recently on the board of ISM Institute for Supply Management Nevada. Direct Source Procurement believes in giving back to the community by volunteering and donating to nonprofit organizations and noteworthy causes.
Leanne holds an MBA and bachelor’s in business administration from Universität Duisburg-Essen in Duisburg, Germany and is fluent in English, German and Vietnamese. Away from the office, she enjoys reading, baking, hiking and spending time with her husband, their two boys and Yellow Labrador.