SAN DIEGO – Feb. 27, 2017 – Innovative Employee Solutions (IES), a San Diego-based nationwide provider of outsourced payroll and human resources (HR) administration services, is pleased to announce Sara Jensen has been promoted to vice president of business development. In this role, Sara is responsible for developing the strategic vision and plan to achieve sales goals to further IES’s business objectives, as well as managing a high-performing sales team whose focus is on providing a consultative sales approach in order to find the best solution to fit their clients’ needs.
“Sara has continually proven no challenge is too big,” said Peter Limone, president and chief financial officer, IES. “She is a great inspiration to her team all while ensuring the company achieves its strategic goals and alignment across all functional areas. IES is grateful for Sara’s tenacity, drive and willingness to take big steps, and congratulates her on her promotion to vice president.”
Sara joined IES in 2011 as a national account manager where she was responsible for maintaining the relationship with the company’s largest client. Shortly thereafter, she was transitioned to a business development representative, then to a national business development manager. Under Sara’s leadership, IES was named as one of San Diego’s Fastest Growing Private Companies by the San Diego Business Journal in 2014 and 2015.
“I am grateful to work for a company that has earned a reputation for workplace excellence, client trust and employee loyalty.,” said Sara. “In this new role, I will be able to build upon the strong relationships we have in place with our clients, and increase revenue and services in order to help companies continually find the best solutions for their ever-changing contingent workforce needs.”
A Washington State native, Sara received her bachelor of arts degree in communications from Western Washington University. Sara is a Certified Contingent Workforce Professional (CCWP) and a member of the Association of Talent Acquisition Professionals, the San Diego Chamber of Commerce Young Leaders and the San Diego Sales and Marketing Alliance. She resides in Santee with her husband Andy and their two children.
About Innovative Employee Solutions (IES)
Since 1974, Innovative Employee Solutions (IES) has grown to be one of San Diego’s largest women-owned businesses and has served as the Employer of Record for thousands of employers and recruiters nationwide, offering superior outsourced payroll and HR administration services. IES’ innovative, streamlined contingent workforce solutions consistently help clients save time and resources, increase revenue and reduce risk. The company services over 300 companies in the U.S. and Canada, and payroll for over 3,400 employees annually across a wide range of industries. IES was named one of San Diego’s “Best Places to Work” for nine years in a row (2008 to 2016). For more information, please visit www.innovativeemployeesolutions.com, connect on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn, or call (858) 715-5100.