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Event Recap: Bank of America Celebration

This year, Genesys Works is honored to receive Bank of America’s sixth-ever Neighborhood Builder’s grant in the Twin Cities. Each year, the grant is awarded to one local nonprofit who is doing an exceptional job of addressing issues of economic mobility in our community.


Event Recap: 2018 MSP Hatfield & McCoys

Genesys Works Twin Cities hosted its seventh year of MSP Hatfield & McCoys on Monday, October 15th. Attended by the Twin Cities’ IT vendor community, it was our most successful year yet. This year, the event was hosted at Surly Brewing Company for the first time, bringing in more attendees than any year prior.


Event Recap: Genesys Works Career Fair

Genesys Works Twin Cities successfully hosted its inaugural Career Fair on Friday, October 12th. More than 30 Genesys Works young professionals in college arraived at the Minneapolis Institute of Art, prepared with resumes and wearing their professional best. Students had the opportunity to network with representatives from seven of our corporate partners – including Ameriprise Financial, Andersen Corporation, ThreeBridge’s Boom Lab, Cargill, Land O’Lakes, Optum, and Target – to eventually earn an internship or full-time position.




Event Recap: Think IT Golf Tournament

York Solutions has been an outstanding partner of Genesys Works, sharing our vision of creating a talented and diverse workforce for tomorrow. In June, Genesys Works and York Solutions once again partnered to host the 5th Annual Think IT Charity Golf Invitational. The event, hosted at the Minneapolis Golf Club, was another big success.



Talent Development Pipeline Feature: Alexis Luna-Martinez

Our young professionals’ journey through Genesys Works is often characterized by grit and determination. While a lot has changed in ten years, our role has remained constant: we guide and equip these young professionals to pursue the career pathway that will suit them best with the aptitude they’ve had all along.

Alexis Luna-Martinez is one of these young professionals.


Genesys Works National Capital Region Announces New Leadership

National nonprofit serving students from disadvantaged communities welcomes Mioshi Moses as Executive Director of National Capital Region site Houston, Texas — Genesys Works, a national workforce development social enterprise, announced today that Mioshi Moses is the new Executive Director of the organization’s National Capital Region site. She will lead the organization’s pr …


Genesys Works Announces Leadership Transition for Houston Executive Director

Board unanimously votes to promote from within the organization Houston (Aug. 29, 2018) – Genesys Works Houston has announced that after a career spanning 40 years, the last five as their Executive Director, Marian Davenport will be retiring at the end of 2018. The Genesys Works Houston Board of Directors has unanimously decided to promote from within, electing Katherine Taylo …