Employco USA Hires an HR Coordinator

A human resource and employment solutions firm, Employco USA is pleased to announce the growing expansion of its staff.

Employco’s newest team member:

Rebecca CejaRebecca Ceja, HR Coordinator – a large portion of her responsibilities include providing 2 days of onsite human resources support for one of Employco’s clients at their headquarters in Itasca, Illinois. The other 3 days per week will be at Employco’s office in Westmont, Illinois, providing offsite support as well as HR responsibilities for several other Employco clients.

“The only way to do great work is to love what you do.” -Steve Jobs, “I loved the first impression of Employco’s culture and with being dedicated to helping others with their HR needs, it is safe to say I found my dream job.” -Rebecca Ceja

For more on this topic, please contact Rob Wilson at rwilson@thewilsoncompanies.com.

Employco USA Hires a Senior Commercial Account Manager

A human resource and employment solutions firm, Employco USA is pleased to announce the growing expansion of its staff.

Employco’s newest team member:

Megan ChamberlinMegan Chamberlin, Senior Commercial Account Manager – in this blended role, a portion of Megan’s time will focus on coordinating the workers’ compensation plans for Employco and its clients and assisting with the underwriting process prior to submission to carriers. Megan’s remaining time will focus on the ongoing management of Corporate Risk Management’s commercial clients, retention of new and renewal clients, and maintaining a partnership with the producers to support business development activities while upholding high service standards.

“I’m very excited to be joining the Employco family at a time in my life when changes are both intimidating and refreshing. The feeling I enjoyed during the interview process gives me confidence that this is just the beginning of great new relationships and experiences in my career with the company.” – Megan Chamberlin

For more on this topic, please contact Rob Wilson at rwilson@thewilsoncompanies.com.

Employco USA Hires a Human Resources Business Partner

A human resource and employment solutions firm, Employco USA is pleased to announce the growing expansion of its staff.

Heather KoranEmployco’s newest team member:

Heather Koran, Human Resources Business Partner – in this new position, Heather will provide human resources services to high-value clients. Her areas of focus will include: employee relations, HR compliance, benefits administration, organizational design, training and development.

“I am so excited to be part of a new position for Employco and look forward to providing my expertise and experience around overall HR practices and help to support our clients in those areas.” -Heather Koran

For more on this topic, please contact Rob Wilson at rwilson@thewilsoncompanies.com.

Employco USA Promotes Three Team Members and Hires a New Employee

A human resource and employment solutions firm, Employco USA is pleased to announce the promotion of three of its staff members.

Promotions

In January of this year, Employco promoted:

  • Michael E. Dougala to Chief Financial Officer – Mike has been with the company for 17 years, and most recently moved up from the title of Controller.
  • Lauren Baldwin to Payroll Supervisor – Lauren has been with the company for over 11 years, as of last October, and was previously a Payroll Technician.
  • Brittany Wilkey to HR Generalist – Brittany is coming up on her 2nd year with the company, and is moving up from her prior role as an HR Coordinator.

Employco also recently welcomed a new member to the team:

  • Chrissie O’Connell, Payroll Technician – Chrissie will be responsible for processing payroll for Employco client accounts.

“I am truly looking forward to my first day at Employco and starting on this new adventure. I feel very fortunate for the opportunity that Employco is giving me.” – Chrissie O’Connell

For more on this topic, please contact Rob Wilson at rwilson@thewilsoncompanies.com.

Announcing Employco’s New Mobile App

Employco’s Training On-the-Go Solution

We are excited to announce the debut of Employco’s new mobile training application. Our app contains dozens of training videos, complete with tests that your employees can take after watching each video.

As an administrator, you will be able to log in to see what videos your employees viewed, as well as their test results. This app is perfect for today’s offsite, mobile workforce.

Our cutting edge app is compatible with iPhone, Android and Google Play for desktop.

Please email Griffen Wilson when you are ready for a demonstration: gwilson@employco.com

The Wilson Companies Hires Insurance and Risk Management Expert Michael O’Meara

O’Meara to Lead Strategic Business Acquisitions and Business Development

Michael O'Meara
Michael O’Meara

The Wilson Companies recently announced the appointment of Michael O’Meara as Vice President to lead organic growth strategies, strategic business acquisitions and business development for its group of affiliated firms, which include Employco USA, Inc., Corporate Risk Management, Inc., and Staffworks, LLC. Together, the group of companies provides a broad range of human resources, staffing, insurance and risk management services to businesses.

“Mike is an innovative executive with 25 years of experience in insurance, risk management and finance,” said Rob Wilson, President of The Wilson Companies. “He has a proven track record of achieving revenue, EBITDA and growth objectives and has led companies through start-up, turnaround and growth environments. He’s a terrific addition to our team.”

Prior to joining The Wilson Companies, O’Meara was Executive Vice President for strategic acquisitions and organic growth strategies at Axion RMS, Ltd., a risk management and insurance firm specializing in employee benefits. O’Meara started his career in financial services with Goldman Sachs and prior to becoming managing partner of the DeKoven Group, an insurance and risk management consulting firm, he was a member of the Chicago Board of Trade and Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

O’Meara received a BA in Finance from Loras College and holds Series 3, life, and health insurance licenses. He is actively involved in several charitable and community organizations including Catholic Charities Advisory Board, Bethel New Life Entrepreneurs Mentorship Program, FIGO Pet Insurance Advisory Board, and the Lone Survivor Foundation Advisory Board.

For more information, please contact Mike O’Meara at 630.286.7357 or momeara@thewilsoncompanies.com