AMBROSE CFO / COO ERIC FOODIM ASSUMES LEADERSHIP ROLE WITH NATIONAL TRADE GROUP
NEW YORK, October 14, 2010 - Eric Foodim, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer of Ambrose Employer Group LLC (Ambrose), will serve on the Board of Directors of the National Association of Professional Employer Organizations (NAPEO). The association represents the $43 billion PEO industry, which delivers Fortune 500 employee benefits and human resources expertise to America’s main-street businesses.
"It is an honor and a privilege to serve on the NAPEO Board of Directors. I am thrilled about the chance to contribute to the strategic direction of our industry working with the accomplished leaders of NAPEO. I will work hard to support my peers and promote excellence and integrity across all Professional Employer Organizations (PEO's).” says Mr. Foodim.
Foodim was elected to his first term as a NAPEO Director by a vote of the national membership during NAPEO’s annual conference in late September. More than 300 PEOs and more than 150 vendor partners participated in the annual conference held at the JW Marriott Hill Country in San Antonio in September, 2010.
Eric S. Foodim joined Ambrose in 2000 and is Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Chief Operating Officer (COO). He is responsible for leading Ambrose’s finance, accounting, compliance, and operations functions. Prior to joining Ambrose, Eric was the Assistant Controller of govWorks.com, Inc., an online provider of e-business solutions for local government. He spent three years in various positions at Donaldson, Lufkin, and Jenrette, a New York investment bank that provides an array of financial services. He currently serves as treasurer on the board of directors of the Life Adjustment Center, Inc., a New York City non-profit organization. Eric holds a Master of Business Administration from Fordham University and a Bachelor of Accountancy from The George Washington University.
NAPEO is the oldest and largest national association representing PEOs in the United States. Formed over 27 years ago, NAPEO represents more than 350 PEOs generating more than 90 percent of the industry’s revenues. The association provides education, government relations, public relations and industry best practices for its members, which are located in all 50 states. For more information, visit NAPEO’s Web site at www.napeo.org.
Ambrose is a professional employer organization ("PEO") providing outsourced human resources administration, payroll, and benefits services to small businesses. Founded in 1997, Ambrose’s purpose is to help small businesses to focus on their core business. Ambrose is a niche PEO focused exclusively on business services firms, financial service firms, marketing and advertising firms, technology companies, and other professional service firms. Ambrose services clients across the country and has offices in Boca Raton, Los Angeles, New York, Short Hills, Stamford, and Washington D.C.
Formed in 1984, the National Association of Professional Employer Organizations (NAPEO) is the national trade association for the PEO industry. NAPEO's vision is to represent an industry that is well-recognized and widely acknowledged as providing a valuable employer service to the United States business community. As the recognized Voice of the PEO Industry,® NAPEO represents approximately 350 professional employer organizations (PEOs). PEOs allow clients to “reduce costs and free up time to devote to revenue generating activities, improvements that can be instrumental to gaining competitive advantage,” according to research by the Society of Human Resource Management Foundation. To learn more about how PEOs contribute to small businesses’ success, visit the NAPEO Web site at www.napeo.org.