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Diversity as Guide for Success

Introduction

John Goullet has experience working in Information Technology since 1994. He worked as a consultant and an employee for IT staffing.

Start of a New Company

Across two decades, Goullet succeeded in large firms. Info Technologies, an IT company responsible for helping Fortune 500 companies expand as a business, was managed by him. The company gained almost $30 million in revenue during five years and was considered a fast-growing private firm. In 2010, John collaborated with Gene C. Waddy, CEO of Diversant inc., to create DIVERSANT LLC. by merging the Gene’s company with Info Technologies.

Recent News of Diversant

Giving Back to Arizona

John and Diversant witnessed many families with financial struggles. Therefore, the Arizona office of the Company decided to donate resources to children at a local school.

Veterans Sharing the Glory

Last year, the Veterans in the company were acknowledged for their services and commitment to the nation. They also assisted many clients by using their technology and project management skills learned in the military. Several veterans shared insights from their experience and how they benefited from the process.

Multicultural Reception

Several Iowa staffing professionals attended a multicultural reception in Des Moines during June. Shannon Swenson, an accountant manager and Stephanie Fatino, a recruiter, had the opportunity to enjoy the social event. They became acquainted with professionals, community leaders and organizations that advocated interactions through ethnically diverse communities.

 

How OSI Group Has Focused on its Growth

OSI Group is a food and beverages processor that has been recognized as the 66th most profitable business in the industry. The Forbes magazine acknowledged it as one of the leading companies on the planet. OSI was started in 1909, and at that time, it only served a small market. The company is managed from Aurora, Illinois. It has currently grown to cover international markets, and it has more than 20,000 employees. The enterprise is dedicated to satisfying the varying needs of its clients, and therefore, it offers a wide array of products that include hot dogs, fish, bacon, pizza, poultry, vegetable products, and meat patties.

The administration of OSI is headed by Sheldon Lavin, who is its current CEO. He has managed the enterprise efficiently and has led it to grow to different countries across the globe. The Vision World Academy awarded him for his distinguished service at the company. Sheldon was a renowned expert in the finance field before joining the company. OSI now owns about 60 processing units that are based in 16 countries.

The company is known for its dedication towards making investments that are essential to its development. OSI Group been planning to acquire a Chicago-based top food processing units. One of the firm’s administrators, Kevin Scott, believes OSI will be able to increase its productivity by purchasing the processing plant. Many aspects have facilitated the growth of the company, and they include its dedication to fulfilling the varying demands of the clients.

Related: OSI Group is Hiring!

OSI Group purchased Baho Food as one of its plans to reach more clients internationally. The main offices of the company are based in Netherlands, and it also manages various branches in Germany. The factories that are owned by the firm are Henri van de Bilt, Bakx Foods, Gelderland Frischwaren, Vital Convenience, and Q Smart Life. The products that it has specialized in producing are deli meats, snacks, and other convenience foods. The market performance of the company is outstanding since it has managed to cover more than 18 countries in Europe.

The CEO of OSI Group is David G. McDonalds. He believes that Baho Food will assist the firm to gain many clients in Europe as well as boost the product portfolio of the company. Customers of the OSI Group will be able to have a wide variety of brands that are offered by the enterprise. The firm hired the MD of Baho Food to be part of its management.

Learn more about OSI Group here.

Securus Technologies and the Prison Video Visitation Program

People in correction facilities know that communication to the outside world is critical. The only media for a long was via voice calls and visits from friends and family members. Securus Technologies has set out to change this. The company introduced a Video Visitation Program and had installed the system in several locations. The application has become more important during Christmas. Inmates are no longer left out or kept at a distant from their family members. Christmas has become more enjoyable for the family at large.

 

Securus Technologies is a private institution that has specialized in communication and technology. The company has built offices in Canada, Mexico, and the United States. The diligence in their work has seen the company produce new technology every week. The video visitation is an example of one successful program. The company has always strived to become a leader in technology. While technological duties are usually difficult, Securus has gone against all the odds to make the company a success. The nature of work has seen it beat its competitors and gain approval from many clients. The kind of technology provided by the company always works to satisfaction. Apart from just providing technology, Securus Technologies has shown its human nature by seeking to keep families with inmates together.

 

The Securus video visitation program has grown to become one of the best communication systems in correction facilities. The unique facility is indispensable to people in prisons. It allows them to talk to their family, friends, visitors or attorneys without inconveniencing them for a visit. Even though the virtual visitation is not a physical visit, it is still helpful to improve communication and foster good family moments. All that one needs to make the visitation is a PC or smartphone which has an internet connectivity.

 

The holiday season is here with us. Children that are way from parents due to prison facilities may find it difficult. Many children never understand when told that they are not going to spend time with their parents for a long time. These children feel the real absence of their parents during their growth. The video visitation program is a solution to all these. Inmates can finally communicate freely with their kids. In one video, Securus Technologies advertised a video where a father was talking to his son during Christmas. The father was able to assist the child open his gift and wish him a wonderful festive season.

One of The Oldest and Most Valuable Asset to Capital Group

Timothy D. Armour is the current chief executive officer of Capital Group Companies. His successful career started after graduating from Middlebury College where he graduated with a bachelors in economics. At first, he started off as a participant in the company, however his hard work and his unique skills were recognized and he was appointed as the equity investment analyst. From there he was made the assistant chairman. In 2015, when the company lost their chairman James Rothenberg, he was elected as the new chief executive. The succession was underway, however was made formalized with the tragic death of the former chairman. He has diligently worked for the company for close to thirty three years and thus be one of the most valuable persons in the company. Tim believes that through working together with his colleagues, Capital Group will continue looking out for the investors and ensure that the company’s operations are strategic.

Tim has been in this industry for so many years and his views are greatly appreciated by investors. He reveals that the economy of the nation is stagnant and will continue as such for the next few years. This leaves the Federal Reserve no choice but to raise the interests rates. This leaves the investors no choice but do whatever they have to do for their businesses so as to ensure that they still enjoy economies of scale. He also adds that the Capital Group gets its strength from the overall talents that the company has and will continue to nurture them.

Capital Group has established strategic partnerships in the last years which puts the company at an upper hand in the investment industry. Recently, the company formed a strategic partnership with Samsung Asset Management Company that has its headquarters in Korea. Capital Group has a role to provide the necessary information for the company on how to handle their business management. The partnership is meant to benefit their investors in terms of savings and other benefits.

Tim Armour’s election and continued efforts to the company have been recognized not only by the company but also the media. A report by Yang points out the achievements that Tim has made to the company. She believes that the company has achieved its great success and his global admiration due to the committed leaders who have been in the company for a long time. Some of these leaders according to Yang include Tim, Kopcho and Lovelace.

Related: Capital Group Names Armour Chairman to Succeed James Rothenberg