2014 Recruitment Partner of the Year
ACUITY from left to right: Amanda Gebert, Haley
Lindstrom, Tracy Wusterbarth, Jordan Lindstrom and Rebecca
The Recruitment Partner of the Year award is presented annually
by Career Services at UW-Green Bay.
Each year an organization or a community member is chosen
for the recognition based on exceptional commitment to Career
Services’ mission which includes creating learning opportunities
for UW-Green Bay students in their field of study, supporting
professional growth and career development of students/alumni
and actively involved in recruiting students and alumni for such
award was established in 2006 and was first awarded in 2007.
Recipients include Schneider,
Glen Tilot - Brown County Human Services,
Arthritis Foundation - Northeast District,
Schenck, and Integrys Energy Group (formerly
Wisconsin Public Service)
The recipient for 2014 is ACUITY.
current director of Career Services, Linda Peacock-Landrum,
arrived at UW-Green Bay in the summer of 1997, the first
employer she met was John Signer, the director of human
resources at Heritage Insurance which would become today’s
ACUITY. Each year
John returned to campus eager to recruit students and would
conduct campus interviews as the need arose.
Early on John wanted to formalize a partnership with
UW-Green Bay and looked for many possible ways to make it
relationship grew steadily over the years.
Since fall 1997, ACUITY has attended every job fair we
have held which totals 35 job fairs (one event per year was held
until the spring of 2001 when 1 event a semester occurred).
has had regular attendance and representation at events on
campus including our etiquette events, mock interview days and
ACUITY professionals have served as guest speakers in computer
science and business administration courses and as a guest blog
writer in 2013.
ACUITY has also been a PRO Sponsor since 2012.
Approximately 40 alumni work at ACUITY and the number is growing
with at least 4 UW-Green Bay graduates joining ACUITY after
graduation this year.
In recent years ACUITY has started to grow an internship
program and we are looking for this partnership to grow as well.