|[December 10, 2012]
TeleTech Celebrates 8th Annual "Spirit of the Season" Event With Denver Public School
DENVER --(Business Wire)--
The employees of TeleTech
Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTEC), a leading global provider of
technology-enabled customer experience solutions, and the TeleTech
Community Foundation will bring the "Spirit of the Season" to life
for Denver Public School's University
Prep students and families on December 10. For the eighth
consecutive year TeleTech (News - Alert) employees will forego a corporate holiday
party and dedicate the funds to creating a magical experience for
community members in need. The employees will volunteer thousands of
hours preparing for the event that culminates in a holiday meal and a
visit from Santa. In addition, TeleTech will be purchasing 10 SMARTboards
and mobile carts for the school.
"The TeleTech Commnity Foundation's mission is focused on transforming
the educational experience for students of greatest need," said Richard
Herbst, VP of the TeleTech Community Foundation. "We selected University
Prep because of their mission to educate and prepare every student for
college, as well as the school's commitment to building family
partnerships. We are thrilled they accepted our invitation to
participate in the TeleTech 'Spirit of the Season'. We are also proud to
be working with the school on building a broader, longer term
relationship through the Denver Public School (DPS) Foundation's School
University Prep is a tuition-free, kindergarten through fifth grade
public charter school that is part of the Denver Public School district.
Located near the Five Points neighborhood in Denver, University Prep
believes that all scholars deserve an exceptional education regardless
of zip code, race or socioeconomic status. Headed by David
Singer, University Prep lead founder and head of school, University
Prep scholars are focused on setting the foundation in kindergarten to
achieve a college degree.
The "Spirit of the Season" holiday event recognizes a different local
school each year for its achievements. Over the course of the past eight
years, TeleTech has hosted other local, Denver schools including:
McGlone Elementary, in the Montebello community of Denver, Beach Court
Elementary, Harrington Elementary and Garden Place Elementary.
"It's an amazing feeling to see TeleTech employees volunteering their
time throughout the year to prepare for the Spirit of the Season," said
Ken Tuchman, Chairman and CEO, TeleTech. "I am looking forward to the
event and am extremely honored to help support the students and families
of University Prep this holiday season."
For 30 years, TeleTech and its subsidiaries have helped the world's most
successful companies design, enable, manage and grow customer value
through the delivery of superior customer experiences across the
customer lifecycle. As the go-to partner for the Global 1000, the
TeleTech group of companies delivers technology-enabled solutions that
maximize revenue, transform customer experiences and optimize business
processes. From strategic consulting to operational execution, our more
than 41,000 employees drive success for clients in the communications
and media, financial services, government, healthcare, technology,
transportation and retail industries. Through the TeleTech Community
Foundation, the company leverages its innovative leadership to ensure
that students in underserved communities around the globe have access to
the tools and support they need to maximize their educational outcomes.
For additional information, please visit http://www.teletech.com.
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