Synchrony, CT Leaders Inaugurate the Synchrony Skills Academy

New Skills Center Provides Tech Training and Job Opportunities for Underserved Communities

STAMFORD, Conn., April 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont, Executive Chair of Synchrony's Board of Directors Margaret Keane, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-04), Synchrony Chief Human Resources Officer DJ Casto, Stamford Mayor Caroline Simmons and District Arts and Education CEO A.M. Bhatt, together with community leaders, celebrate the opening of the new Synchrony Skills Academy at Synchrony headquarters in Stamford, CT on April 25, 2022.

The new Synchrony Skills Academy, which honors Executive Chair Margaret Keane's legacy of building a more inclusive future, will collaborate with the Connecticut Governor's Workforce Council, local schools, skills-credentialing organizations, and non-profits to provide underserved Connecticut communities with digital skills training and job placement support.

To read more about the Skills Academy Grand Opening, visit here

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