ST. PETERSBURG, FL—OCTOBER 24, 2019- iQor, a managed services provider of customer engagement and technology-enabled BPO solutions, announced today that it has been selected to receive the Western New York Employment Consortium Outstanding Employer award for its commitment to hiring individuals with disabilities. The award was presented by the New York State (NYS) Office of Adult Career and Continuing Educational Services –Vocational Rehabilitation (ACCES-VR) in honor of National Disability and Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM).
Each October, ACCES-VR celebrates National Disability and Employment Awareness Month by honoring businesses and workers that are committed to assisting individuals with disabilities to achieve and maintain employment, and to supporting independent living through training, education, rehabilitation and career development. iQor recruiter, Samantha Narducci, accepted the award on behalf of the company.
Through its partnership with ACCES-VR, iQor has hired six new employees at its Depew, New York call center where it provides on-the-job training, career development and work-from-home programs that help eliminate transportation barriers for persons with disabilities.
“iQor is honored to be recognized by ACCES-VR and is looking forward to our long-term partnership,” said Senior Employment Counsel and Chief Diversity Officer at iQor, Hannah Choi. “By partnering with programs like ACCES-VR that help provide employment to individuals with disabilities, iQor is able to create an inclusive workplace that empowers those individuals to cultivate their skills and grow in their careers.”
iQor’s partnership with ACCES-VR is part of the company’s diversity workplace initiatives. Launched earlier this year, the initiatives include hiring processes, updated policies, and training to create a more diverse and inclusive work environment.
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iQor is a managed services provider of customer engagement and technology-enabled BPO solutions. With 35,000 employees in 9 countries, we partner with many of the world's best-known brands to deliver aftermarket product and customer support solutions that span the consumer value chain, from customer care and receivables management to product diagnostics and repair services. Our award-winning technology, logistics, and analytics platforms enable us to measure, monitor, and analyze brand interactions, improve business processes, and find operational efficiencies that lead to superior outcomes for our partners across the customer and product life cycles. For more information, please visit us at www.iqor.com or follow us at www.twitter.com/iqor.