DISYS’ VP Laura Smith Named to SIA’s 100 Most Influential Women 2nd Year in a Row
October 6, 2017
Note: The below press release ran on BusinessWire Oct. 5, 2017
MCLEAN, VA – Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC (DISYS) proudly announces that for the second year in a row, Vice President of Global Human Resources, Laura Smith, has made Staffing Industry Analysts’ (SIA) 2017 Global Power 100 List of Women in Staffing.
“I’m truly flattered and grateful to have been selected by SIA among the very impressive women on this list,” Ms. Smith said. “ I continue to be fortunate to work among an amazing leadership team at DISYS in an exciting industry.”
SIA is known for highlighting and representing women who make significant impact within their industries. For a second year, they have shed a spotlight on 100 of the most influential women; 50 from North America and 50 from Europe.
“Since Laura joined us three years ago, she has worked to create a culture of collaboration, accountability and “radical transparency,” said Maruf Ahmed, President and COO at DISYS. “She has impacted our organization at a grassroots level through coaching, problem-solving, innovating new ideas or policies and building a fantastic HR team.”
Ms. Smith represents more than 25 years of human resources, strategy and professional service experience. She joined DISYS in 2014 and has rolled out innovative programs directly aimed at improving company culture, reducing the turnover, increasing professional development and bettering cohesiveness among employees.
Throughout the company she is known as a “culture curator” who believes culture and open communication greatly contribute to the success of an organization. Empowered by supportive leadership, Ms. Smith recently rolled out the Employee Life Cycle Management Protocol — an extensive program detailing hiring and development, roadmaps to success and the exiting process at DISYS.
“As we continue to refine our company culture, we know Laura will help lead us at a pace matching our evolving business goals.” Ahmed said. “Having her as part of our leadership team continues to be a powerful indicator of our dedication to our employees and the growth of DISYS.”
About Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC (DISYS)
Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC (DISYS) is a global managed services and staffing firm with 33 offices worldwide specializing in Managed Staffing Services, Agile Services, Application Development Services, Business Intelligence Services, Cloud Enablement Services, and Enterprise Resource Planning. DISYS’ vision is to be a global business partner, delivering the highest quality and most consistent services at the best value to clients worldwide. For more information about DISYS, visit http://disys.com.