Kronos Improves Workforce Management With tibbr
TIBCO Software announced that its enterprise social platform, tibbr, has been embedded within Kronos' Workforce Central suite of workforce management solutions. This enables Kronos customers to take full advantage of powerful collaboration across their daily workforce management activities. Kronos says its customers will now be able to build an active, positive community around employee performance and engagement.
"Social networking and collaboration in the workplace will deliver great value such as reduced employee turnover and cost, improved productivity, better customer experiences, and recognition for employees for their impact on business performance," said Bill Bartow, Vice President, Global Product Management, Kronos.
Visit www.kronos.com to learn more.
First Data Partners With Bancoob
First Data and Bancoob announced a partnership to enter the Brazil merchant acquiring market. The partnership combines the complementary strengths of First Data's global leadership in end-to-end payment acceptance with processing services. According to First Data, the alliance makes modern and simple electronic payment services available to all Brazilian merchants.
"Accelerating our global merchant acquiring business by entering the Brazilian payments market is central to First Data’s growth strategy," said Deborah Guerra, General Manager of First Data Brazil.
Visit www.firstdata.com to learn more.
Visa Appoints New EVP
Visa announced the appointment of Ellen Richey as Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer. Richey will take responsibility for the legal function as well as maintain oversight of Visa's compliance and audit teams. Prior to joining Visa, Richey worked at Washington Mutual Inc. as Senior Vice President of Enterprise Risk Management and Executive Vice President of Cards Services.
"With her extensive legal experience, proven success at Visa and thorough knowledge of our opportunities and challenges, Ellen is the right leader to help us navigate through an increasingly complex legal world," said Charlie Scharf, CEO of Visa Inc.
Visit www.visa.com to learn more.