Magazine article Workforce Management

Meet the Game Changers 2011: Benedict 'Ned' Salvador

Magazine article Workforce Management

Meet the Game Changers 2011: Benedict 'Ned' Salvador

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Benedict 'Ned' Salvador

Senior director, Integra Business Processing Solutions Inc., Manila, Philippines

AS A BOY, BENEDICT "NED" Salvador dreamed of being a teacher. Then in his third year of college, he made a fateful choice: to study behavioral sciences.

"After seeing the course curriculum, I said, 'I want to be a trainer. I want to be a teacher, but not a teacher of kids, a teacher of adults,' " recalls Salvador, now 33.

He's been doing that--and much more--at Integra Business Processing Solutions Inc. Based in Manila, Philippines, Integra provides business-process outsourcing and contact center services. Salvador has led an effort to improve the reputation of not just his company, but also his entire industry, in academic circles.

"When they hear 'business-process outsourcing,' it's not always a good reaction," says John Robert Sion, a corporate communications specialist at Integra who nominated Salvador for the Game Changers award. "He's making sure that students, professors and instructors recognize that the BPO industry or the knowledge-process outsourcing industry provides not only a good career development path but also careers where their ability to impact is maximized. …

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