SPRINGFIELD, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 18, 2017--
Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Spok Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:
SPOK) and the leader in healthcare communications and collaboration,
today announced the company's expansion of its Minneapolis/St. Paul
presence by approximately 45 percent, with the addition of more than 60
employees over the next two years, the majority of which will be added
in 2017. As part of Spok's ongoing capital allocation strategy, which
includes making key strategic investments in its product solutions and
infrastructure, the company is increasing its world-class team to
enhance Spok Care Connect®, a unique healthcare
communications platform that is transforming how hospitals coordinate
"We are pleased to announce these planned additions to our already
strong team of professionals," said Vincent D. Kelly, chief executive
officer. "In 2017, Spok is committed to the necessary investments
supporting our strategy to deliver the best-in-class unified critical
communications platform, Spok Care Connect."
Making a difference in the lives of patients and healthcare
professionals, the newly hired associates will be based in Spok's Eden
Prairie, Minn. location. There, they will join the company's
collaborative teams that work with industry-leading technology to create
innovative product solutions. Healthcare organizations around the world
rely on Spok to improve clinical communications by delivering
information to care teams when and where it matters most to improve
patient outcomes. Spok® solutions help hospitals evolve their
communications strategy and technology from disparate systems to a
single communications platform, which supports clinical workflows and
allows for the seamless flow of data among departments.
With increased demand for its range of solutions, Spok is accelerating
work on Spok Care Connect. “We are excited to be building an even larger
world-class development team as we continue to deliver the most
effective solutions to our customers,” said Kyle Gunderson, vice
president of product development at Spok.
“In line with our mission to attract and retain the best talent, this
initiative will provide opportunities for people with a diversity of
skills and backgrounds,” said Bonnie Culp, executive vice president of
human resources. “We are an innovative company, and we believe our
employees are our most valuable resource. We offer a flexible and
collaborative work environment that promotes a customer focus for
success across the organization.”
Spok’s expedited application process can be accessed at spok.com/careers.
Spok, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Spok Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:
SPOK), headquartered in Springfield, Va., is proud to be the global
leader in critical communications for healthcare, government, public
safety, and other industries. We deliver smart, reliable solutions to
help protect the health, well-being, and safety of people around the
globe. Our customers send over 100 million messages each month through
their Spok® solutions, and they rely on Spok for workflow
improvement, secure texting, paging services, contact center
optimization, and public safety response. When communications matter,
Spok delivers. Visit us at spok.com or
find us on Twitter @Spoktweets.
Spok is a trademark of Spok Holdings, Inc. Spok Care Connect is a
trademark of Spok, Inc.
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