Steffans is a respected senior unclaimed property business development professional with proven skills in needs analysis and strategic problem solving to help unclaimed property holders reduce the negative impact of escheatment and achieve best outcomes.
Omaha, Nebr. (PRWEB) December 09, 2014
MarketSphere Unclaimed Property Specialists, providers of advanced unclaimed property solutions, welcomed Heather Steffans as the company’s new manager of business development. Steffans is a respected senior unclaimed property business development professional with proven skills in needs analysis and strategic problem solving to help unclaimed property holders reduce the negative impact of escheatment and achieve best outcomes.
“Heather has served as a trusted advisor and advocate for hundreds of companies, working with them to navigate the nuances of abandoned and unclaimed property and identify successful custom strategies,” said Don DeCelles, MarketSphere partner. “Her incomparable expertise and leadership will be integral to MarketSphere’s ongoing development of advanced options to improve results for unclaimed property holders. We are delighted to have her on the team.”
According to DeCelles, Steffans’ also will lend her expertise to the development of a new website and exciting new automation tools for clients.
Deep unclaimed property experience leads to innovative escheatment solutions
Steffans’ nearly two decades of experience spans multiple industries and product offerings. She is a specialist in communication and broadening relationships to deeply understand and meet client’s escheatment needs. Steffans is recognized in the abandoned and unclaimed property industry as a subject matter expert and thought leader, tradeshow expert, popular industry conference speaker and veteran webinar presenter.
Prior to joining MarketSphere, Steffans served as vice president of sales at Keane Unclaimed Property. For 16 years before that, she worked at StoneRiver, becoming a senior leader in the marketing of TRACKER® compliance software and unclaimed property consulting and outsourcing solutions.
“Tackling unclaimed property can be extremely challenging for some holders. My personal mission is to educate and help them comply, while minimizing negative effects on companies and staff,” Steffans said. “MarketSphere is known for this approach, and I’m thrilled to be a part of delivering exciting new strategies and tools to help holders achieve better outcomes.”
Steffans is a member of the Unclaimed Property Professionals Organization (UPPO), and previously served on the UPPO Membership Committee and Service Provider Committee. She served as co-chair of Professional Development Committee, and in 2010 received the UPPO Presidential Award. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration with concentration in Marketing from the University of Iowa.
About MarketSphere Unclaimed Property Specialists
For more than a decade, MarketSphere Unclaimed Property Specialists has helped hundreds of U.S. abandoned and unclaimed property holders in many industries save millions of dollars. With an extensive depth of experience and a consultative, cost-effective approach, MarketSphere’s professional advisors evaluate client needs, assess current records and plan innovative strategies to fit each company’s unique circumstances. The goal is to achieve statutory compliance, while saving time and money and reducing the negative impacts of unclaimed property upon businesses and their employees. Learn more at http://www.unclaimedpropertyspecialists.com.