NEWS & VIEWS
“InspiriTec looks at you for the person you are and the work you do, not the medical condition that you have.”
On April 6th, InspiriTec’s CEO and Founder, John Connolly, spoke at a symposium titled: Social Responsibility and the Common Good: Business in the 21st Century. The event was hosted by Rosemont College’s Institute for Ethical Leadership and Social Responsibility. This symposium examined how new conceptions of business and social responsibility are transforming our understanding of the business and society relationship.
The Philadelphia Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR) has selected InspiriTec to receive its Multi-Placement Employer award for 2017. OVR recognizes InspiriTec as the company with the most hires from its referrals and a Job Fair held this past May. CEO & President, John Connolly, accepted the award during OVRs first annual Employer Appreciation Banquet in honor of the 2017 National Disabilities Awareness Month. InspiriTec is proud of its decades-long partnership with OVR and looks forward to continuing to serve OVR clients through its affirmative employment of persons with disabilities in Help Desk and Contact Center jobs. Congratulations to InspiriTec’s Philadelphia team!!!
InspiriTec is proud to sponsor this year’s “Veterans on Broad Street” 2017 Job Fair. September 25th 9:00am to 2:30pm at The Union League of Philadelphia.
Veterans and their spouses will be welcomed to the Philadelphia Union League for workshops on resume writing, stations for job counseling and mentoring, as well as a photographer to provide professional head-shots. Lunch and light refreshments will be provided for all participants. Over 50 employers will be on hand providing job opportunities for veterans! Donated professional attire will be available for all job seekers.
InspiriTec has been named a “Top Workplace” in the Philadelphia area for 2017 by Philly.com. A partnership between the Philadelphia Media Network-owned and operated Philly.com and employee research and consulting firm Workplace Dynamics, the annual “Top Workplaces” program includes some of the highest-performing and most recognizable organizations in the Philadelphia region in its final list of the best to work. InspiriTec was recognized in the midsize company category. Congratulations InspiriTec!
Congratulations to Laurence Howard, an InspiriTec CSR from our Newark office, on receiving the 2016 Employee Success Story award from ACCSES NJ. The award was presented on September 20th during the 6th Annual Products and Service Expo hosted by ACCSES NJ in Monroe Township, New Jersey. The event showcases the remarkable achievements of New Jersey citizens with disabilities working in community settings throughout the State. Laurence has been working at InspiriTec since 2011 as a member of our New Jersey Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) contact center team. InspiriTec’s DCA Contact Center provides customer service delivery and work flow processes related to New Jersey’s Professional Licensing operation. The New Jersey Department of Consumers Affairs (DCA) supervises the activities of approximately 43 boards and committees, regulating more than 80 professions and occupations.
New Jersey State Senator Steve Sweeney was present to congratulate Howard and the other recipients – photo
InspiriTec’s Newark office was honored as an “Employment Champion” for 2016 by the Essex County and Newark Workforce Development Boards’ Disability Issues Committee. This award recognizes InspiriTec’s efforts to provide employment and career advancement opportunities to people with disabilities living in the local community. A breakfast, sponsored by the Kessler Foundation, was held on June 16th to present the award to InspiriTec and three other recipients. InspiriTec’s Newark office provides customer service delivery and work flow processes related to New Jersey’s Professional Licensing operation under the Department of Consumer Affairs.
“After 13 years, car crash survivor Nadine (Khateeb) Schaeffer is inspiring others” An article appearing in The Mercury featuring InspiriTec’s Case Manager Nadine Schaeffer. >> Read Article
InspiriTec’s Nadine Schaeffer is this year’s winner of SourceAmerica’s President’s Award, which recognizes a non-AbilityOne Program employee with a significant disability who has exhibited outstanding leadership and exceptional character. Nadine is our Case Manager in the Wyomissing office where she provides supports to our colleagues working the Pennsylvania State Police and Department of Labor and Industry IT Help Desks. Congratulations to Nadine!
InspiriTec: technology-enabled “You have to look at what their abilities are, and not what their disabilities prevent them from doing.” An article about InspiriTec’s Wyomissing facility appearing in the Reading Eagle written by Brad Rhen. >> Read Article