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SYKES treats employees, families to fun Halloween event

Treats not tricks greeted SYKES employees and their families who attended the Halloween and Family Day celebration last October 28 at the SYKES Grandhall in the Synergis Building in Mabolo, Cebu City.

Over a thousand people showed up to enjoy the joint celebration for Halloween and Family Day.

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Kids and adults alike enjoyed the fun games and abundant food and drinks.

A magician treated the attendees to several amazing magic tricks. Inflatables, face painting, and the photobooth added to the enjoyment.

The participants came in their favorite cartoon character outfits, and the kids prepared presentations. Best in Costume awards were later given out. Everyone went home with smiles on their faces.

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About SYKES Philippines

SYKES is a digital marketing and customer service global outsourcer, providing customer-engagement services to Global 2000 companies. With global headquarters in Tampa, Florida, SYKES’ sophisticated solutions satisfy the needs of major companies around the world, primarily in retail, communications, financial services, technology and healthcare industries.

SYKES’ differentiated end-to-end service platform effectively engages consumers at every touch point in their customer lifecycle, starting from digital marketing and acquisition to customer support, technical support, up-sell/cross-sell and retention. The company provides services through multiple communication channels encompassing phone, e-mail, web, chat, social media and digital self-service.

In 1997, SYKES became the first multinational call center in the Philippines. It paved the way for what is now known as the country’s sunshine industry. Taking the company’s pioneering spirit, it was also the first to venture outside Luzon, opening SYKES Cebu in 2003. The move created new possibilities and opportunities. To date, it takes care of more than 3,000 employees in Cebu alone. (Press Release)

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SYKES Cebu stages grand 15th anniversary affair

IT was a night of fun and entertainment as SYKES Cebu marked its 15th anniversary at the Grand Hall of SYKES Synergis last July 20.

More than 800 SYKES employees joined the celebration made more exciting by the presence of It’s Showtime Hashtag member Zeus Collins as special guest.

The event opened with an energetic opening number courtesy of the SYKES Talent Circle, SYKES Cebu’s homegrown dance group.

This was followed by a rousing welcome from SYKES Cebu’s Head of Operations and Vice President of Area Operations and Shared Services John Sneed.

Sykes Cebu 15th anniversary

“Congratulations to everybody here. I thank you all for this. You earned this,” he said in his message.

SYKES Involve, the umbrella organization for SYKES Cebu’s various interest clubs, graced the stage and treated everyone to a sneak preview of their talents and hobbies.

One by one, the Basketball Club, Volleyball Club, Oh Pets Club, Outdoor Club, Anglers and Fishing Club, Talent Circle, Table Tennis Club, Moto Club, and Football Club showed why they are the ambassadors of work-life balance in SYKES Cebu.

Sykes Cebu 15th anniversary

SYKES Cebu employees also had the chance to showcase their talents in the Dance Cover Competition. A total of 9 pairs flaunted their dancing prowess and wowed the audience with their stage presence.

In the end, Aljury Jed Maluya and Ariel Puelas Garing of Team MLBU emerged as the champions and took home Php10,000. But they are not the only winners of the night. Several lucky others won SYKES Merchandise and gift certificates during the raffle.

The night’s loudest cheer was reserved for special guest of the night, Zeus Collins, who sizzled onstage with his signature song and dance performance. (Press Release)

Sykes Cebu 15th anniversary

Sykes Cebu 15th anniversary

Sykes Cebu 15th anniversary