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TMX Finance® Family of Companies Earns Three Military Friendly® Employer Designations for 2022

TMX Finance® Family of Companies Earns Three Military Friendly® Employer Designations for 2022

Savannah, Georgia (March 2022) — The TMX Finance® Family of Companies announced today it is a Military Friendly® Gold Employer for the third consecutive year, representing what it means to be “Better for Veterans; Better for America.” In addition to earning the prestigious Gold Employer distinction, the Company has also earned recognition as a Military Friendly® Spouse Employer as well as a Military Friendly® Diversity Program Supplier award recipient for our commitment to the larger military community, too. For 19 years, Military Friendly® has set the standard for organizations to provide the best opportunities for veterans and their spouses. This …

TMX Finance® Family of Companies Honored as a VETS Indexes Recognized Employer

TMX Finance® Family of Companies Honored as a VETS Indexes Recognized Employer

Savannah, Georgia (May 20, 2021)— The TMX Finance® Family of Companies is proud to announce they have earned the designation as a VETS Indexes Recognized Employer, as part of the 2021 VETS Indexes Employer Awards. The award recognizes the organization’s commitment to recruiting, hiring, retaining, developing, and supporting veteran employees and others in the military-connected community. Tracy Young, Chief Executive Officer of the TMX Finance® Family of Companies, is honored to receive this distinguished award, “We value the integrity, leadership, and accountability our military veterans and their families bring to our organization.  As we continue our commitment to serving those who …

TMX Finance® Family of Companies Earns 2021 Top Ten Gold Military Friendly® Employer Designation

TMX Finance® Family of Companies Earns 2021 Top Ten Gold Military Friendly® Employer Designation

Savannah, Georgia (September 2020)— The TMX Finance® Family of Companies announced today it is a 2021 Top Ten Gold Military Friendly® Employer, representing what it means to be “Better for Veterans and Better for America.” This is the second year in a row for the top ten honor ranking and the third year in a row for the prestigious recognition overall. The 2021 Military Friendly® Employers list has set the standard for organizations to provide the best opportunities for veterans and their spouses. This year, only 240 organizations nationwide were recognized at varying levels for having exceptionally strong hiring programs …

TMX Finance® Family of Companies Earns 2020 Top Military Friendly® Employer Designation

TMX Finance® Family of Companies Earns 2020 Top Military Friendly® Employer Designation

The TMX Finance® Family of Companies announced today that it has earned recognition as a 2020 Top Military Friendly® Employer. Companies that have earned this designation are deemed to have exceptionally strong hiring programs and meaningful careers for transitioning service members, veterans, and spouses. The Military Friendly® Employers list has come to set the standard for organizations to provide the best opportunities for veterans and their spouses. Institutions earning the Top Military Friendly® Employer designation were evaluated using both public data sources, input from employed veterans, and responses from a proprietary survey taken by over 8,800 institutions. Otto Bielss, president …

Big City Innovation

Big City Innovation

The TMX Finance Family of Companies was recently recognized at the internationally acclaimed annual Yext conference in NYC, which featured keynote presenters like Neil deGrasse Tyson, Dr. Hannah Fry, and David Blaine. Amongst an impressive pool of national and international companies like Taco Bell, Denny’s, Suntrust, and Capital One, our Marketing team was nominated for the “Innovative Brand of the Year Award” given to teams who are recognized as early adopters of new technology, advocates for new fields in the Yext platform, and mavericks who leverage advanced features in creative ways to future-proof their digital brand experience. As of today, …

TMX Finance® Family of Companies Earns 2019 Military Friendly® Employer Designation

TMX Finance® Family of Companies Earns  2019 Military Friendly® Employer Designation

The TMX Finance® Family of Companies is excited to announce that the Company has earned recognition as a 2019 Military Friendly® Employer. Institutions earning the Military Friendly® Employer designation were evaluated using both public data sources and responses from a proprietary survey. More than 200 companies participated in the Military Friendly Employers portion of the 2019 Military Friendly® Companies survey. Methodology, criteria, and weightings were determined by VIQTORY with input from the Military Friendly® Advisory Council of independent leaders in the higher education and military recruitment community. Otto Bielss, president of the TMX Finance® Family of Companies was thrilled about …

President Otto Bielss, named one of SOUTH Magazine’s GREATEST bosses of 2017!

President Otto Bielss, named one of SOUTH Magazine’s GREATEST bosses of 2017!

When you think of President Otto Bielss, what comes to mind? Here a few things we think about… A fearless leader A team player An excellent mentor A dynamic executive A passionate speaker! Dallas Cowboys SUPERFAN! And to add to the list…{one of} SOUTH’s greatest bosses! Each year, SOUTH magazine hosts a contest for local businesses to submit leaders to be recognized as the greatest bosses in the area. Several are nominated, only a few are selected. We’re so proud that our President, Otto Bielss, was among the few chosen for being the incredible boss that he is! Otto is …

Thanksgiving in April?

Thanksgiving in April?

Submitted by: Ted Helgesen, Executive VP of Operations We help people. It’s what we do every day. And we like nothing more than telling our best customers, “thank you!” In November, we held a Turkey Card Program promotion where eligible customers received a Thanksgiving themed card they could exchange at our stores for a check to be used toward the purchase of a turkey for a holiday meal. This program is a great way to thank our customers during the holiday season. This program also serves as a way for our team members to build upon their customer relationships. We …

The Golden Ticket Winner Series

The Golden Ticket Winner Series

Remember our awesome Golden Ticket winners? They are team members who are recognized by our President for doing outstanding things every day and are awarded a pair of tickets to a Dallas Mavericks game. Here’s a recap of the game from one of our Golden Ticket winners! Golden Ticket Winner Chandler Schexnayder Workforce Planning Analyst II, Savannah, GA Read why Thadd Tokerud, Director of Financial Planning Analysis, nominated Chandler: Let’s just start with this, if we could clone 100 to even 1,000 Chandler’s this world would be a better place! On a daily basis Chandler is the living definition of …

The Big Winner!

The Big Winner!

Submitted by: Jamie Lane, Director of Internal Communications To kick off 2017, our CEO issued a challenge to all Regional and District Directors to create a list of 10 enhancements or changes along with viable solutions they would like to see made to our current point of sale system. Our CEO is constantly raising the bar on how the technology we deploy impacts our team members and our customers. His focus for this new year is to keep improving the technologies we currently have in place to make our team members’ jobs more efficient and allow them to better serve …