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Job Opportunity: Development Director

Location: Saint Paul, MN Employment Type: Full-time Genesys Works is a nonprofit organization that trains and employs high school seniors to perform professional services for major corporations. Our mission is to enable economically-disadvantaged students to enter and thrive in the economic mainstream by providing them the knowledge and work experience required to succeed as …


Interview with Twila Day, Managing Director – Alvarez Marsal

Twila Day, Managing Director for Alvarez and Marsal is a champion of the Genesys Works program as well as a member of the Genesys Works – Houston Board of Directors since 2010. Prior to her position at Alvarez and Marsal, Twila served as Vice President and CIO for Sysco Corporation where she was introduced to the Genesys Works program and identified it as a great opportunity. …


Genesys Works Partners with ITA to Increase Opportunities in Tech for Low-Income Youth

CHICAGO, IL – July 7, 2015 – The Illinois Technology Association (ITA) and Genesys Works Chicago are excited to announce a new partnership that will expand opportunities for low-income youth to enter the technology field. Both organizations are deeply involved in Chicago’s tech industry—ITA supports growth-stage technology companies, and Genesys Works is reshaping the future te …


Genesys Works – Bay Area Adds Salesforce President Maria Martinez to Its Board of Directors

SAN FRANCISCO — July 1, 2015— Genesys Works – Bay Area (GWBA), the San Francisco-based office of national non-profit Genesys Works, announced today the addition of Maria Martinez, Salesforce’s President of Sales and Customer Success, to its Board of Directors. Genesys Works helps end the cycle of poverty for low-income students through extensive training followed by placement i …