Earlier this year Verizon Wireless announced that it was dumping Flextronics as the provider of their inhouse device repair and troubleshooting division. If you weren’t aware, the folks that sit behind the “tech bench” at Verizon Wireless Corporate Stores were actually Flextronics employees. Verizon has been cutting Flextronics out of numerous stores in the past year to make more square footage available for sales employees.
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At the 9th Annual American Business Awards Gala held at the Marriot Marquis in New York City, 200 executives from across the country chose Flextronics Americas HR as the recipient of the Stevie Award for Human Resources Department of the Year Award.
“We are honored to receive the Stevie® Award and we thank the judging committee for recognizing our team’s commitment to excellence that helps make Flextronics a leader in our industry. We work very hard to continuously improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the HR services we provide and we are all very proud to have received recognition for these efforts,” said Jeff Minyard, vice president of Human Resources, Flextronics Americas. “I would also like to thank our HR employees for upholding our company’s values by continuously making improvements to help create a successful company that is recognized as an employer and partner of choice.”