24-7 Intouch has been awarded the 2016 Asper School of Business Co-Op Employer of the Year by the University of Manitoba.
This is the first year 24-7 Intouch has been awarded the designation since the start of their program participation in 2015.
“We are a huge supporter of the Co-op Program and have been fortunate to have had so many incredibly smart and talented students call our company home over the last couple years,” said Greg Fettes, President and CEO of 24-7 Intouch. “I’m proud that we have been able to mentor and provide valuable experiences to help launch their exciting careers, and look forward to many more opportunities in the future.”
The Asper School of Business Employer of the Year is selected by the Co-op Office, Faculty and co-op student body based on a number of qualifying principles, including quality and commitment to the work experience, opportunity to engage in meaningful work that contributes to the employer's business goals, and a positive orientation to the workplace.
24-7 Intouch has placed co-op students from the program in a number of departments within the company, including Marketing, Accounting and Finance.
About the Asper School of Business Co-op Program
The Asper Co-op Program serves as an educational partnership, bridging the employment and academic needs of students, the University and the business community. Through this initiative, employers have the opportunity to serve as mentors to students’ developing careers, access top talent and promote their corporate image by establishing a reputation as an employer of choice.