Mission: We apply technology and data science to improve outcomes for consumers and those who serve them. As a trusted intermediary for over 35 years, we have unmatched access to billions of consumer and business transactions in real time. Our analytics, platforms and services enable ...
Do work and play really need to be separate? We don't think so.
Whether at our LEED platinum-certified headquarters or our locations across the U.S., Canada and Mexico, the Inmar associate experience nurtures the whole person through a flexible, high-energy work environment with opportunities to learn, network, socialize and serve our communities.
There’s no denying - we’re a big company: 4000+ associates strong, locations across North America and a client list that reads like a Who’s Who of both large international and boutique companies. But, we haven’t let go of the small-company agility that enables associates in any role to impact the business, take on new challenges and drive change in big ways.
Whatever your role, as an Inmar associate, you have access to leaders at the highest level and develop the camaraderie with teammates that results when there are no silos or barriers to influence.
Interaction with Leadership: Take advantage of myriad formal and impromptu opportunities to share ideas, socialize and collaborate with senior-level executives from all areas of the company.
Interaction like this often leads to special assignments that enable associates to contribute in new ways and uncover new passions and abilities.
Learning Program: Innovation is our business and our culture. The Inmar Learning Program provides on-site opportunities to focus on your professional development, supporting an environment of continuous improvement and lifelong learning.
Patent Incentive Program: Inmar offers an active and generous Patent Incentive Program that rewards creative-thinking associates in all areas of our company. The program’s phased structure offers rewards at every stage of the process.
Affinity Groups: Network and engage during and after work hours with team members who share your interests in associate-led groups that grow in number as new ideas emerge. Current groups include:
Prefer something more informal? Join lunch-time card battle games or cycling, running, crochet, softball and kickball groups.
Inmar Cares Program: Connect with service opportunities consistent with your interests and receive paid time off to serve the community. Inmar associates are active in more than 50 service organizations, giving their time, talent and treasure to the communities in which we live and work. Inmar Cares helps you connect with team members who share your passions and commitment to service.
Family Fun: Inmar’s commitment to an integrated work experience includes involving family and friends in our fun. The Inmar 5K, Halloween parties, gingerbread house competitions, Family Fun Days, Heart Walks, help share your passions for career and family.
Online Associate News Service: With so much going on, our 24-hour associate news service makes sure you know what’s happening inside Inmar and “out and about” in our community.
Inmar's experienced Leadership team is dedicated to delivering solid, sustainable results for our clients and to cultivating an environment geared to the needs and preferences of high-performing professionals.
David joined Inmar as Chief Executive Officer in April 2010 and assumed the additional role of Chairman in February 2014. David has extensive operations and financial management experience in U.S., Europe and Asia. He has lived and worked in all three regions. David's expertise in investment, innovation, industry collaboration and corporate development has supported transformative product innovation and the growth of information-driven networks spanning over 200 countries at UPS. Prior to joining the Inmar team, David was Executive Vice President of Supply Chain for Domino's Pizza, Inc. He also served as Domino's Chief Financial Officer from 2005 to 2007. Prior to Domino's, David held several positions during a nearly 23 year tenure at UPS, including Chief Financial Officer, UPS Supply Chain Solutions, and Vice President of Mergers and Acquisitions. David has an MBA from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. He is Chairman of the Wharton Alumni Executive Board, serves on the Board of Visitors for the Wake Forest University Schools of Business and is a member of the Board of Directors for the United Way of Forsyth County. David also serves on the Board of Directors of Papa Murphy’s Holdings, Inc.
Steve is Inmar's President of Supply Chain Network. Steve joined Inmar in September 2010 with more than 25 years of leadership experience in Strategy, Operations and Technology with a focus in Supply Chain Optimization. Prior to joining Inmar, he was a leader in Deloitte and McKinsey and Company's Supply Chain consulting practices, where he developed and delivered value creating strategies for leading companies and organizations. Steve also served as Senior Supply Chain and Business Officer in the United States Navy Supply Corps, where he was instrumental in the development and adoption of the Performance-based Logistics Business Model. He retired from the Navy at the rank of Commander. He is an expert in supply chain performance improvement and continuous process improvement including SCOR, Lean/Six Sigma and Performance-based Partnering. Steve was named a 2013 Pro to Know by Supply and Demand Chain Executive. He holds a BS from Valparaiso University, an MS from the Naval Postgraduate School and an MBA from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.
Fred is Inmar's Executive Vice President and General Counsel. In this capacity, Fred oversees the legal and regulatory functions, and he also leads Inmar Great Teams!, responsible for talent acquisition/retention and associate relations. Prior to joining Inmar, he served as Vice President and General Counsel of AuthenTec, Inc. as the company transitioned from a venture backed start-up to a publicly traded industry leader. In addition to key roles in AuthenTec's 2007 IPO and M&A activities, Fred was a significant contributor in the October 2012 sale of the company to Apple. Prior to AuthenTec, Fred was Senior Counsel for intellectual property and licensing at Raytheon Company, the Chief Executive Officer of RJ Mears, LLC, and Assistant General Counsel of Fujitsu Network Communications. He received a BS degree in Electrical Engineering from Florida International University and a JD degree from Florida State University. He is a member of the bar in the states of North Carolina and Florida, as well as the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
Sharon Joyner-Payne is Inmar's Executive Vice President, Corporate Communications and Great Teams. She leads all Corporate Communications and Human Resource functions for the company, which has more than 4,000 employees in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. She is responsible for corporate messaging to all internal and external audiences. Sharon joined Inmar in 1984 as a Customer Service Representative and has served in positions of increasing responsibility. Most recently, she was Senior Vice President, Marketing, where she was instrumental in formulating and preparing Inmar's outreach to investors in 2013 and its ultimate transition to Abry Partners in January 2014. She holds a BSBA in Marketing from Appalachian State University and an MBA from Wake Forest University. She was named a 2013 Women in Business Leader by the Triad Business Journal and is a charter member of Inmar Empowering Women.
Greg Kerr serves as Inmar's Chief Technology Officer. In this role, he manages Inmar's solution development teams, and defines and leads technology strategy. He is responsible for strengthening existing commerce networks, while integrating mobile and emerging technologies to enhance our value proposition. Prior to joining Inmar Greg served as Vice President, Software Development, for AuthenTec, where he was responsible for defining software strategy and leading the company's technical Mergers and Acquisition teams. While with AuthenTec, he was involved in the development of the technology that enables the iPhone's Touch ID fingerprint identity and played a key role in the company's sale to Apple, Inc. Prior to AuthenTec, he was Vice President of Engineering, Sonic Solutions, where he led the integration of engineers located across six countries in Europe, Asia and the U.S. Greg also founded several successful software development companies. He holds a BS in Computer Engineering from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign with Honors in Physical Chemistry. He is fluent in English and German and academic Spanish and Russian.
Jeff is President, Healthcare Network. Jeff joined Inmar in this role in June 2010. Prior to joining Inmar, Jeff served as Senior Director of Materials Management at Cleveland Clinic, where he was responsible for the supply chain network that supports the organization's hospitals, regional medical practices, family health centers and ambulatory surgery centers. Jeff also has held several senior leadership positions at UPS, including Senior Vice President of Global Logistics and Distribution, Vice President of Central U.S. Operations and Vice President of Transportation. He is experienced in Total Quality Management (TQM), ISO9002, Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing and Warehouse Management Systems and holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Purdue University.
John is Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Inmar, and President Inmar Analytics. He brings extensive shopper analytics expertise and executive management experience to Inmar. Prior to joining Inmar, John was head of global agency holding company Interpublic Group's (IPG) (NYSE: IPG) Emerging Media Lab and founder and Chief Executive Officer of IPG's Shopper Sciences. John has spent a majority of his career in e-commerce and marketing, and retail, serving in store operations and merchandising. He spent 11 years with Home Depot before joining IPG to head its retail efforts. John holds an MBA from Tulane University.
Rich serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Inmar. He is responsible for directing Inmar's financial activities, establishing and monitoring the Company's budgets and forecasts and ensuring that Inmar's capital is invested for growth. Rich oversees Inmar's financial, tax, treasury, procurement, planning/analysis and risk management functions. Rich's career includes more than twenty years of finance experience with more than thirteen of these years spent concurrently supporting Inmarʼs technology team. He is a seasoned Inmar veteran, having served in a number of finance and technology roles. His areas of expertise include finance and accounting, mergers and acquisition, IT strategy and infrastructure, Six Sigma Continuous Improvement and procurement. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and an MBA, both from Wake Forest University and is a CPA.
Jennifer serves as Inmar's Executive in Residence. In this role, she continues into retirement a commitment to helping women succeed by leading the Empowering Women's group she founded. She directs the Inmar Foundation as well, which was established to support the mission of the Empowering Women's group. Jennifer also provides coaching and development services to Inmar women and advises other organizations that have a passion for developing women leaders.
Prior to this role, she served as Inmar's Executive Vice President and Chief Client Officer, in which she led the efforts that bring Inmar solutions to manufacturers and retailers across industries. Jennifer previously served as divisional President, where she was responsible for the Billing and Reconciliation Service for Third-party Pharmacy Receivables, as well as Retail Coupon Processing and Promotional Settlement Services. With Inmar for 25 years, Jennifer has held leadership roles in Sales, Service, Operations and Executive Management. She holds a bachelor's degree from the University of Tennessee.
Thirty three years ago, John Whitaker, son of an RJ Reynolds Tobacco Company executive, founded Inmar and started the first company called Carolina Coupon Clearing, a business for clearing coupons for retailers. At the time, the advanced technology of the coupon industry involved weighing coupons by the pound. John and his team of former IBM associates had a novel ideal. They decided to apply technology to the practice of coupon settlement.
That was really the start of a philosophy at Inmar that continues today – applying technology to live at the heart of complex transactions, where ultimately billions of dollars are exchanged every year. Our start in coupon processing remains an important part of who we are. But, it's been an amazing journey over these past three decades.
Today Inmar has taken that philosophy of applying technology to complex transactions and operates intelligent commerce networks that improve the quality, efficiency and collaboration among retailers, manufacturers and other trading partners.
It’s tough to focus on rules-breaking innovation when other concerns are weighing on you. From the moment you begin your career with Inmar, you have access to an award-winning benefits package, from health, dental and vision coverage that begins on the first day of employment, to flexible and generous Paid Time Off, and wellness initiatives. Our team members are adventurous and like to move fast – our benefits package is designed to keep pace with them, and even challenge them to keep improving their fitness and wellness levels.
Our benefits and wellness plans consistently rank us among the best. We have been named a Healthiest Employer, a top Family-friendly Company and a Top Workplace. We also are an American Heart Association Platinum Fit-Friendly Worksite.
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Inmar is headquartered in a LEED platinum-certified building in which every detail was planned to enable teams to collaborate, solve problems and innovate. In all of our locations across the U.S., Canada and Mexico team members have the environments they need to work and grow.
Our corporate headquarters is located in the Wake Forest University Innovation Quarter, a corporate campus filled with companies, technologists and scientists who are driving advancements in diverse industries. This setting accommodates our technology-centered product and service offerings and our highly skilled technologists, data scientists and retail experts.
Ranked by Forbes as one of the top downtowns in the U.S., our location in downtown Winston-Salem North Carolina, provides Inmar associates access to restaurants, galleries, shops, theater, street festivals, rich history and other activities, making it a great place to live, work and play.
I worked at Inmar part-time (More than 5 years)
Working the line and setting it up
Stacking the pullets. And pulling missed orders
Advice to Management
I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Inmar (Winston-Salem, NC).
Multiple people sat in for the interview. All of them were friendly and warm, which helps for those who get nervous. It was mostly one person talking and asking the questions, but the others added in occasionally. This was my first interview and overall they did well with their questions and hospitality.