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Inspirus Taps Former Ernst & Young and American Airlines Leaders to Fill Leadership Team

Posted by Kelly Spencer

March 13, 2019 at 6:00 AM

Kelsey Cunningham and Vineet Rao join the Inspirus leadership team to help optimize solutions and services

Fort Worth, Texas – (March 13, 2019) Inspirus, a Sodexo Group company and leader in elevating employee experiences and optimizing organizational culture through people-focused solutions, is pleased to welcome Kelsey Cunningham to the company’s leadership team and announce the promotion of Vineet Rao to CIO.

Kelsey Cunningham joins the executive team as Chief Financial Officer. A true finance professional who also exhibits strong emotional intelligence and keen analytical expertise, Kelsey brings a strong background of accounting and finance experience to the Inspirus team, primarily focused on the financial development and execution of various business strategies. She began her career as an accountant at Ernst & Young in audit, focused in the financial services industry. At Grosvenor Capital Management, Kelsey was an associate in the fund finance group and primarily worked on the registered investment fund complex. She most recently served as Vice President of Finance for Signify Health, which included oversight of the accounting department and partnering with other departments to implement company-wide initiatives. “Kelsey is the complete package. She has the financial and business acumen required of a CFO, but what made her our top choice was her leadership style, emotional intelligence and fit within our culture. Kelsey is a great addition to our team,” remarked Terri Moore senior vice president of human resources.

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Inspirus VP Featured in CHRO Today Executive Network Webinar on Diversity and Inclusion

Posted by Kelly Spencer

March 6, 2019 at 7:12 AM

Thought Leader Theresa Harkins shares how recognition can advance a culture of Diversity & Inclusion

Fort Worth, Texas (March 6, 2019) HRO Today recently hosted a webinar featuring Theresa Harkins, Diversity & Inclusion thought leader and Vice President-Client Success & Engagement Solutions at Inspirus, a Sodexo Group Company. The free webinar called Driving Diversity & Inclusion Using Rewards revealed the necessity of a strong D&I strategy as a business imperative. Theresa shared practices and valuable information about building an effective strategy bolstered by recognition and distinct solutions to create lasting change and a more cohesive and engaged culture.

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Topics: diversity and inclusion

Inspirus Welcomes New Solutions and Products Executives

Posted by Kelly Spencer

December 19, 2018 at 6:00 AM

Fort Worth, Texas – (December 19, 2018) Inspirus, a Sodexo Group company and leader in elevating employee experiences and optimizing organizational culture through people-focused solutions, is pleased to announce and welcome Kathi Feczko, Ramesh Chaturvedi and Vineet Rao to the company’s leadership team. Their blend of technical, industry and business expertise is essential to continuing Inspirus’ success in helping clients transform the employee experience with comprehensive engagement technology.

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Topics: leadership

Inspirus Offers the Industry's First Comprehensive Diversity and Inclusion Solution

Posted by Charlla Feller-Davis

September 11, 2018 at 6:00 AM

FORT WORTH, Texas – (September 11, 2018)  Inspirus, a Sodexo Group company and leader in elevating employee experiences and optimizing organizational culture through people-focused solutions, expands its offering by delivering Sodexo’s expertise in the area of diversity and inclusion within its current platform.  

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Topics: Employee Engagement, employee experience, diversity and inclusion, engagement technology

Inspirus Announces Launch of Inspirus Insights and Partnership with ZeroedIn

Posted by Kelly Spencer

August 7, 2018 at 7:48 AM

Fort Worth, Texas (August 7, 2018) Inspirus, a Sodexo Group company and a leader in elevating employee experiences announced today the launch of its new workforce analytics suite, Inspirus Insights. Developed in partnership with ZeroedIn, Inspirus Insights provides managers and executives a full range of reporting and analytics that delivers targeted, evidence-based insights on program performance. This comprehensive solution makes the process of sharing workforce insights efficient, repeatable and valuable by identifying where improvements are needed in an organization.

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Topics: technology, engagement technology, HCM, reporting and analytics, Inspirus Insights

Inspirus Named as a Top Recognition Provider by HRO Today Magazine

Posted by Kelly Spencer

August 2, 2018 at 7:23 AM

FORT WORTH, Texas – (August 2, 2018)  Inspirus, a Sodexo Group company and leader in elevating employee experiences and optimizing organizational culture through people-focused SaaS technology and integrated solutions, has once again been recognized on the HRO Today Baker’s Dozen list.

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Topics: Employee Engagement, Recognition, quality of life, employee experience, HRO Today, survey

Inspirus Named a Top Employee Engagement Provider by HRO Today

Posted by Cara Pilgrim

June 29, 2018 at 9:47 AM

FORT WORTH, Texas – (June 29, 2018) Inspirus, a Sodexo Group company and leader in elevating employee experiences was recently named a top employee engagement provider by HRO Today.

Through their research and editorial teams, HRO Today listed the top employee engagement providers based on factors including service breadth, size of deals and customer service reputation. The rationale for selection followed HRO Today’s logic that is used when producing any Baker’s Dozen rankings.

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Topics: Rewards and Recognition, Employee Engagement, Engagement Platform, quality of life, employee experience, HRO Today, engagement technology, Sodexo, SaaS

Ryan Bott Receives 2018 Excellence in Leadership Award

Posted by Kelly Spencer

April 30, 2018 at 6:00 AM

bott awardFORT WORTH, Texas – (April 30, 2018) Inspirus, a Sodexo Group company and leader in elevating employee experiences and optimizing organizational culture through people-focused SaaS technology and integrated solutions, announced that Ryan Bott, SVP of Sales and Business Development, has received an Excellence in Leadership award. The Digital Sales Summit & Awards (ADSSA) honors the five best contributions to digital and inside sales. ADSSA celebrated the award winners at its two-day conference held at the University of Houston, April 25-26.

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Topics: award, employee experiences, business development, sales, global sales, sales leadership, excellence in leadership, digital sales, human capital management

Inspirus Awarded $198,503 Texas Workforce Commission Skills Development Fund Grant

Posted by Kelly Spencer

February 26, 2018 at 6:00 AM

group photo.jpgFORT WORTH, Texas – (February 26, 2018) Inspirus, a Sodexo Group company and leader in elevating employee experiences and optimizing organizational culture through people-focused SaaS technology and integrated solutions, has been awarded a $198,503 Skills Development Fund grant from the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC). Partnering with Divergence Academy of Addison, Texas, and Tarrant County College (TCC), Inspirus will provide on-site job training.

TWC Chairman Andres Alcantar presented the check to Inspirus at the official signing event held at Tarrant County College. Inspirus will use the grant to provide 3,816 customized training hours to 96 new and incumbent workers by providing corporate learning in high-value areas. Courses include Development Operations Engineering with Amazon Web Services (AWS), Data Analytics and Warehousing, Cybersecurity Awareness, Microservices Data Architecture, Pentaho Business Analytics for Splunk and SQL Queries. All courses will be hands-on with technology simulations in instructor-led learning labs at the Inspirus corporate office, bringing the training directly to the employee workplace.

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Topics: Employee Engagement, employee retention, employee experiences, training, Texas Workforce Commission, grant, skills development, employee growth, job performance

Inspirus Marks Eight Consecutive Years on the 'Best Companies to Work for in Texas' List

Posted by Kelly Spencer

January 24, 2018 at 6:00 AM

FORT WORTH, Texas – (January 24, 2018) Inspirus, a Sodexo Group company and leader in elevating employee experiences and optimizing organizational culture through people-focused SaaS technology and integrated solutions, has once again been recognized on the “Best Companies to Work for in Texas” list.

“This is such a meaningful accomplishment. People are the heart of Inspirus and their engagement is the true measure of our culture. There is so much talent and generosity within our organization. Our team members are authentic, and the genuine care for each other, our clients and our work output allows Inspirus to fulfill its mission to bring joy to work – and that joy starts here within Inspirus,” said Mia Mends, CEO of Inspirus and Sodexo Benefits and Rewards Services, USA.

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Topics: Employee Engagement, quality of life, employee experience, employee retention, Best Companies, Lone Stars Shining, human resources, survey, engagement technology, Sodexo