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Director of patient insights and CFO of global healthcare for Sodexo share three key learnings with attendees of Becker’s Hospital Review 8th Annual Meeting


Gaithersburg, Md., April 14, 2017. Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life services, hosts a discussion forum for healthcare leaders on patient experience management at the Becker’s Hospital Review 8th Annual Meeting on April 18th, in Chicago, Ill.  Leveraging expertise developed in working with nearly 3,000 healthcare providers, Sodexo executives will discuss key learnings on how to enhance patient experience and drive patient value through more strategic data collection, careful attention to operational details and quality patient interactions. READ

Dr. Santa J. Ono, president of the University of British Columbia in Canada, describes the integration of campus commons on UBC’s Vancouver campus and how it can positively transform the campus environment for multiple stakeholders

GAITHERSBURG, Md., April 11, 2017. In the latest chapter of the President to President series, Santa J. Ono, Ph.D., president of the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada, explains how the University’s restructured campus housing to accommodate UBC’s increasing enrollment. READ

Sodexo’s Make it Mindful contest challenges customers to create the next Mindful Pizzetta

GAITHERSBURG, Md., April 4, 2017. Sodexo, world leader of Quality of Life services, today announces the launch of Make It Mindful, an interactive tool that invites consumers to create the next Mindful Pizzetta. With Make it Mindful, consumers can choose from more than 50 toppings and enter their creation for a chance to win free lunch for a year—plus see their dish featured at Sodexo cafés in September 2017. The tool first went live on March 17 and currently has more than 700 recipe submissions. The challenge runs through June, when four selected finalists will be announced. READ

Dr. Jane Goodall delivers keynote address to audience that highlights the importance of not snuffing out the intellectual curiosity of the young.

GAITHERSBURG, Md., March 30, 2017. Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life services and a corporate sponsor of The World Affairs Council-Washington, DC (WAC-DC), congratulates the five distinguished honorees recognized at the Global Education Gala held Wednesday. The event recognizes organizations that demonstrate an outstanding commitment to global education, international affairs, and global communications.

Sodexo has been a strategic partner and sponsor of the World Affairs Council HONORS Gala since 2013. Through Sodexo’s contribution, the Council is able to deliver Global Education and International Affairs programs. These programs — which offer informed geo-political insights and critical thinking with a global perspective –educate, enlighten and empower students, educators, professionals, the American public and international community. READ

Dr. F. Javier Cevallos, president of Framingham University, illustrates the decline in college enrollment and retention and offers a new target market to help stabilize academia in the seventh installment of the President to President series

GAITHERSBURG, Md., March 21, 2017. In the latest chapter of the President to President series published today, Dr. F. Javier Cevallos, Ph.D., president of Framingham State University in Framingham, Mass., sheds light on the national decline in college enrollment and suggests universities integrate key initiatives to entice and retain students of families typically underserved by universities. READ

Black Enterprise magazine to recognize award recipients at the Women of Power Summit held March 9-12 in Phoenix


Gaithersburg, Md., March 8, 2017— Aster Angagaw, Sodexo’s CEO of Healthcare, North America, was selected by Black Enterprise Magazine as one of the “Most Powerful Women in Business.” This exclusive listing ranks the most influential African-American female executives from across the country. The feature coincides with the Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit, which begins tomorrow, March 9-12 in Phoenix, where honorees will be acknowledged for their professional achievements. READ