Employee Appreciation Day is celebrated on the first Friday in March in both the United States and Canada. This secular holiday recognizes employees’ hard work from the past year. At LocateSmarter, hard work and accomplishments are recognized every day, but we wanted to take a moment to join in on the special day and share a few words from LocateSmarter’s president, Jonathan Brooks. (Jonathan joined the LocateSmarter team July 2017. Read the press release here.)
In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, our team got to talking about the things we love about working at LocateSmarter. To no one’s surprise, LocateSmarter’s mission and our people were the top things mentioned, but there’s so much more than that. From the casual atmosphere to our co-workers’ fun personalities, here are 15 random reasons we love working at LocateSmarter.
We continue our Meet the Team series with Alix Schmidt, Account Development Executive at LocateSmarter. Alix Schmidt started off her professional career at a software company before moving to the data/collections world. In this blog, Alix talks about her typical day at work, community involvement and she reveals a secret you’d never expect from her. Continue reading to learn more about Alix Schmidt…
We continue our Meet the Team series with Brandon Medlin, Strategic Alliance Director at LocateSmarter. Brandon started off his professional career at a collection agency before moving to the data world. In this blog, Brandon talks about his previous experience in collections, strategic partnerships and his love for the outdoors. Continue reading to learn more about Brandon Medlin…
As the holidays approach, many of us in the office have been discussing our holiday plans and family traditions. So being the numbers-driven group we are, what better way to capture that information than with a fun holiday survey?
We asked our employees a series of holiday-related questions such as “What is your favorite holiday movie?”, “Real tree or artificial tree?” and more. Check out the infographic below to see how LocateSmarter employees answered.
Every year at Thanksgiving, we go around the table and say what we’re thankful for. Usually, it’s the same predictable themes mentioned such as family, friends, our health, finances, etc. Those things are without a doubt important, but there are so many other things that are overlooked, so without further au due, here are 50 random, small and somewhat unusual things LocateSmarter employees are appreciating this November.
LocateSmarter’s lead development representative, DJ Perry, attended the ACA Fall Forum in Chicago, November 1 – 3, 2017. From informative sessions to great networking, DJ came back to Cedar Falls, Iowa with a lot to talk about. View his top moments from this year’s conference by viewing the slideshow below.
We continue our Meet the Team series with Brandon Huisman, Manager of Analytics at LocateSmarter. Brandon started off his professional career in the mortgage industry before moving to collections and data. His numbers-driven approach has helped to improve both our products’ performance and our clients’ collection and dialing strategies, resulting in more RPCs and operational efficiency. In this blog, Brandon talks about the importance of call/account disposition data, his role as Manager of Analytics, and why it took him three days to find his car in 2008. Continue reading to learn more about Brandon Huisman…
Welcome to the team Jonathan Brooks! We are very excited to have you on board.
Jonathan Brooks joins LocateSmarter with over twenty years of experience in the data and collections industries. Most recently, Brooks served as Executive Vice President at Enformion and led the development of its online skip tracing platform, batch processing services and key strategic alliances. Jonathan Brooks also founded TriaxData in 1996 and continues to serve as Chairman of the Board of Directors. He also acted as a consultant to LocateSmarter in 2014 and 2015.