Positive news from MRRA

Employee count keeps climbing BY DOUGLAS MCINTIRE Times Record Staff BRUNSWICK And the good news just keeps coming from the Midcoast Regional Redevelopment Authority. Steve Levesque, MRRA’s executive director, just released his report on the state of development at Brunswick Landing and Topsham Commerce Park. He reported that as of Sept. 1, the employee count [...]

2017-08-15T22:31:50+00:00 Brunswick Landing, MRRA, News|

SaviLinx to Hire 130 Contact Center Employees to Support Government Contract

Added scope of government program prompts need to hire 130 additional employees BRUNSWICK, Maine – September 29, 2016 – SaviLinx, LLC, a contact center specializing in business process outsourcing and technical support services, announces that it is hiring 130 contact center staff at its Brunswick headquarters to support an expanded government contract. Compensation for these [...]

MaineBiz: SaviLinx seeks 130 more workers for government contract

BY LORI VALIGRA | MaineBiz | September 27, 2016 After nearly doubling its staff to 450 employees in May with 200 more call center positions from an unnamed insurance client, SaviLinx LLC of Brunswick Landing is seeking 130 more workers for an expanded government contract. Company founder and CEO Heather Blease told Mainebiz that the [...]

Deena Paige: Hattiesburg First 5

Deena Paige | SaviLinx Trainer | A path unimagined Deena Paige was one of the first people to be hired for SaviLinx’s Hattiesburg, Mississippi team. After eight years working at a nursing home, Paige was ready for a change. What prompted your career change? I am a customer-centric, people-purposed person. I really enjoy helping people. I [...]

2017-08-15T23:02:19+00:00 Company News, News|

Original Eight: Mike Gamache

SaviLinx opened its doors in June 2013 with a handful of employees. In 2016, eight of the original team remain; these profiles of the “Original Eight” are to celebrate the company’s third anniversary. What prompted you to look for work with SaviLinx? I had been out of work for more than three years. When my [...]

2017-08-15T23:04:52+00:00 Company News, News|

When your compass points to “Why Not?”

SaviLinx CEO Heather D. Blease contributed this piece to the United State of Women Entrepreneurship blog on September 6, 2016 When I think of the United State of Women today I think about the role that parents play in our lives and how as mothers we too often dismiss the gravity of child rearing. I [...]

Cymone Bradford: Hattiesburg First 5

Cymone Bradford | Supervisor | Flexibility led to growth Cymone Bradford was one of the first people to be hired for SaviLinx’s Hattiesburg, Mississippi team. Cymone had just graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi when a job posting led her to an interview with SaviLinx CEO Heather Blease. What was it like to be one [...]

Original 8: Chris Schofield

Chris Schofield | A unique opportunity from day one with room to grow SaviLinx opened its doors in June 2013 with a handful of employees. In 2016, eight of the original team remain; these profiles of the “Original Eight” are to celebrate the company’s third anniversary. Chris Schofield joined SaviLinx from a career in hospitality. [...]

Ashley Jennings – Hattiesburg First Five

Ashley Jennings was born in Mississippi, lived in Chicago for her first seven years, and has lived in Mississippi ever since. She learned about SaviLinx shortly after moving to Hattiesburg. How did you learn about SaviLinx? I was temporarily employed with General Dynamics in January of 2014. The woman at the employment office told me [...]

2017-08-15T23:19:51+00:00 Company News, News|

Original Eight: David Coffill | Never a dull moment

SaviLinx opened its doors in June 2013 with a handful of employees. In 2016, eight of the original team remain; these profiles of the “Original Eight” are to celebrate the company’s third anniversary. Dave Coffill was born and raised in Maine. After holding management positions at the Brunswick shipyard for nearly 25 years, he learned [...]