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Janet Fiore Bio
Janet Fiore is the CEO of The Sierra Group, Inc., a national consultancy with a mission of reversing the high unemployment rate for people with disabilities in America. Working in all areas surrounding bring to work, stay at work and return to work, Fiore's firm also sponsors a web portal that provides employment information to more than 150,000 human resource and rehabilitation professionals each month.
Sierra Group’s award winning services are the result of a diverse staff that delivers customized solutions including their timely Hire Heroes initiative which places veterans with disabilities into jobs with a growing list of corporate partners.
Serving corporations and individuals nationally, Sierra consultants offer new employment potential to Americans with disabling conditions through a unique mix of experiences working with business, government, schools, and agencies. Fiore is recognized as an authority on disability policies and practices for business and government. She has delivered accessible technology training to the GSA; championed business incentive legislation that passed the Senate; and testified before Congress.
Fiore held her company's mission at heart, when she herself was faced with the challenge of running a business and dealing with cancer. She led her organization to significant growth, doubling the revenue throughout her battle with breast cancer and bone loss. Fiore and her husband persevered and not only used this time period to expand their corporate foundation, but also established two national, public service programs, regarding disability: www.employmentincentives.org and www.onemoreway.org which offers "Learn At Your Desk" Teleseminars as 'one more way' to drive up employment for Americans with disabilities, including veterans.
Fiore is routinely interviewed by the media outlets including CNN; INC. Magazine and Microsoft Press The recipient of many industry and entrepreneurial awards, Fiore states, “what matters most is making a significant noticeable difference in the lives of the people I work for.”