Highland Heights, OH – ERC, the 101-year-old organization that provides people data and solutions to help leaders build great workplaces, is pleased to announce that Annie Dohnal has been promoted to Strategic Growth Manager, ERC Solutions, and Wendy White has joined the company as Accounting/Bookkeeping Associate.
“We’re so excited to recognize Annie with this well-deserved promotion and to welcome Wendy to our team!” said ERC President Kelly Keefe.
Annie joined ERC in 2014 as a Membership Coordinator. Since then, she has done an exceptional job building client relationships, providing outstanding customer service, and creating raving fans. Annie has held various roles at ERC over the past eight years, including Client Service Associate, Client Services Manager, and most recently, Manager, ERC Services.
In her new role, Annie supports our growth initiatives by engaging with prospects and existing clients and developing data-driven revenue generation strategies for the company. She will continue to work across all practice areas, including membership, training, and consulting.
“Annie is an excellent sales professional. This new role will allow her to really shine and focus on what she does best – cultivating strong client relationships and acquiring new business,” said Sam Clyde, ERC’s Director of Business Development.
Additionally, ERC is thrilled to welcome Wendy White to our team!
Wendy comes to ERC after having served as the Accounting Office Manager for the KFC Franchise Office in Eastlake, Ohio for over 25 years. In this role, she maintained all accounts receivable and payable for multiple franchise units, including a multi-unit retail plaza. Before KFC, Wendy worked as a bookkeeper and office manager for businesses in the manufacturing, energy, and accounting industries.
As ERC’s Accounting/Bookkeeping Associate, Wendy supports our finance team with accounting, payroll, and benefits administration. She also oversees all administrative support of ERC Membership, including invoicing, data entry, and data retrieval.
"Wendy has already hit the ground running and has made a positive impact at ERC! Her background and vast work experience are a major asset to our team," said Sandy Sharrone, ERC's Controller.
Since 1920, ERC has provided people data and solutions to help leaders build great workplaces. Through our certified HR advisors, we offer consultative services, compensation benchmarking and data, workplace polls and surveys, networking, and cost savings opportunities. We also offer virtual and classroom instructor-led training, on-demand learning, individual and team assessments, one-on-one coaching, and employee engagement services. In addition, ERC is the founder of NorthCoast 99 and sponsors the ERChealth insurance program for Ohio employers.