DOVER, NH. August 1, 2016—Work Opportunities Unlimited (WOU), a community-based employment service provider specializing in placing job seekers with barriers to employment, is pleased to announce that Melissa Nobles was recently promoted to director of business development within the organization.
Nobles joined WOU in 2015 as a career resource specialist, where she built business relationships and performed job coaching with job seekers, students, and employers within the local community. She became regional business developer in February 2016, focusing primarily on assisting area directors in developing and growing strong business relationships within their communities in order to facilitate successful employment placements for diverse pool of candidates.
As director of business development, Nobles will help guide a dynamic group of business developers from Maine to Florida to develop and grow strong business relationships within their communities in order to facilitate successful employment opportunities for a diverse pool of candidates.
“WOU’s business development team has grown exponentially as our company has broadened its reach into new territories,” says WOU’s Vice President Ryan Mountain. “In her new role, Melissa will combine her strong skills as a manager in leading the business development team with fostering continued growth by working towards the strategic goals of the organization.”
About Work Opportunities Unlimited
Founded in 1982 and headquartered in Dover, NH with operations throughout the eastern United States, Work Opportunities Unlimited (WOU) is a community-based employment service provider specializing in placing job seekers who experience barriers to employment. The company has grown from one person to a workforce of hundreds that serves thousands of adults and students annually. In addition to private citizens, WOU provides services to individuals referred by school districts, vocational rehabilitation programs, development disability agencies, the Massachusetts Departments of Mental Health, Transitional Assistance, and Children and Families, as well as the U.S. Social Security Administration through the Ticket to Work program. For information, visit www.workopportunities.net.
Ryan P. Mountain, Vice President
Work Opportunities Unlimited