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Changing and Growing- A LOT!

Changing and Growing- A LOT!

Submitted by: Dickson J. Sipemba, District Director of Operations They say that in business, if you’re not growing and changing, your dying. So, I like to approach change head on and with a positive attitude! We recently realigned a few districts, and I am helping to lead a new district. As a District Director, I feel the most important part of my role is to ensure that my team is comprised of great talent and that we have “A” players at all levels. This is very important for any team to succeed!  My philosophy is to expect A LOT from …

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 …

Random Acts of Kindness Day

Random Acts of Kindness Day

Today is Random Acts of Kindness Day! We’ve had so much fun celebrating kindness all week- we’ve seen pictures and posts of breakfast treats at the office, kind words, kind acts to team members and strangers, and most of all, smiling faces! In fact, we even have the “RAK Police” patrolling the hallways of our Dallas corporate office capturing acts of kindness from our team members. Check out these great shout-outs and posts our team members made below, but you’ll have to check the TMX Finance Family of Companies social media pages to see everyone’s acts of kindness. Remember to …

Everyone Loves a Bake Sale!

Everyone Loves a Bake Sale!

Submitted by: Melissa Ardis On Monday January 30th, the Legal and Compliance Department hosted a bake sale with a range of goodies such as cookies, cakes, pies, Rice Krispy treats, muffins, and cupcakes just to name a few. Members of the department stocked a push cart full of sweets and spent the day going from department to department in our Savannah Corporate offices to sell the baked goods in order to raise funds. “This was a great way to get the team and other departments engaged to help out families in need of support.” – Victoria Newman, Sr. Compliance and …

Pay it forward for Random Acts of Kindness Week!

Pay it forward for Random Acts of Kindness Week!

At the TMX Finance Family of Companies, we are celebrating Random Acts of Kindness Day- February 17th–  all week long!  During this week, we have asked all of our team members to pay it forward and help us show the heart of our Company through kindness. Because it’s the little gestures that go the distance and make people feel loved. What are random acts of kindness? They’re the moments that brighten up an otherwise normal day; the co-worker who says “Have a good day” and means it, the person who takes an extra moment to hold open the door for …

Helping Others Face the Future

Helping Others Face the Future

Each year our Tennessee District collects and donates between 500-700 used printer toner cartridges to an organization based out of Chattanooga, TN called: FACES: The National Craniofacial Association. This organization supports children born with cranio-facial abnormalities and their families who are financially unable to take their child to major medical centers where specialized craniofacial teams provide the safest and most advanced treatments for building a face and skull. There is never a charge for any service provided by FACES, including travel, lodging, and food that is associated with a family being away from their home. By participating in the FACES’, …

Tornado Disaster Relief for Albany, Georgia

Tornado Disaster Relief for Albany, Georgia

On January 21, 2017 approximately 40 tornadoes touched down in Georgia which took the lives of at least 15 people and injured 43 others. Albany, Georgia took a massive hit and a significant amount of lives have been affected. On Monday, January 23, our District, which consists of 11 stores, launched a district-wide collection effort headed by Mary Keller (Fran) from our TitleMax store in Warner Robins, Georgia. Because Fran is from Albany, her family and friends were directly affected by this devastation. As a family, we feel like it is our duty to make sure we help, support, uplift, …

Fighting for Cole – The Journey to ‘Cancer-Free’

Fighting for Cole – The Journey to ‘Cancer-Free’

On March 15, 2015, Misty Edwards, Senior Treasury Specialist for the TMX Finance Family of Companies, received news that would turn her and her family’s life upside down. She had to hear four of the scariest words no parent ever wants to hear – “Your son has cancer.” Misty had taken her son Cole to the doctor for what she thought was just a cold. However, the doctor immediately sent Cole for testing and that’s when everything changed. “Hearing that your 19-month old son has cancer was beyond anything I could have imagined. Then we were told he had an …

Annual Food Drive Results

Annual Food Drive Results

The TMX Finance Family of Companies held its annual Company-wide food drive during November and December of 2016 and was able to contribute: Drumroll, please……………………………………………………………………… Congratulations to the entire Company on giving back to the many communities in which we live and work! Otto Bielss, President, was extremely pleased with our third-year results, “TMX Finance Family of Companies operates stores in many of the states that are ranked in the top 10 nationally for having the highest hunger rates, so I am thrilled with the level of support we received from all of our team members. We are here to …

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