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Genesys Works – Bay Area Adds PwC Executive Amity Millhiser to Its Board of Directors

SAN FRANCISCO — September 29, 2015 — Genesys Works – Bay Area (GWBA), the San Francisco-based office of national non-profit Genesys Works, announced today the addition of Amity Millhiser, U.S. Markets & Sectors Leader at PricewaterhouseCooopers (PwC), to its Board of Directors. Genesys Works helps end the cycle of poverty for low-income students through extensive training f …

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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 …

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GENESYS WORKS – BAY AREA TO OPEN NEW TRAINING CENTER IN OAKLAND

Funding from AT&T Aspire contributes to expansion and deeper community engagement SAN FRANCISCO —April 9, 2015—Genesys Works – Bay Area, the innovative non-profit that engages economically disadvantaged high school students into professional career paths through workplace training and meaningful senior-year internships, today announced plans to expand offices to the East B …

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Genesys Works matches high school students with tech internships

In an article by Joshua Chin that was run in both SFGate.com and OaklandNorth, two Genesys Works interns were featured for the work they are doing at Peet’s Coffee & Tea. Peet’s has been an exemplary corporate partner, and several managers spoke of how they mentor the young professionals as well the impact that has been felt throughout the company. Read the full article he …

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AT&T Announces 3 Million Dollar Gift to Genesys Works

Through its AT&T Aspire initiative, Dallas-based AT&T (NYSE:T) invested $3 million in Genesys Works, which helps place high school seniors into technical and professional training as well as internship programs in companies around the country. The money will be used to improve Genesys’ technology, according to a statement. Read the full article here. …

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