Alcott HR, one of the nation’s leading providers of human resource solutions and a Certified Professional Employer Organization (CPEO), announced the promotion of President Steve Politis, Esq., to the role of Chief Executive Officer. This promotion completes a carefully considered succession plan that began in 2015. Former CEO Louis Basso, a founder of the company, will continue to support the interests of Alcott HR and will remain on its Board of Directors in an advisory capacity.
“We recruited Steve with the intent of him becoming the company’s CEO,” said Basso. “Over the past several years, he has developed a new exciting vision for the company’s continued growth and development.” Prior to joining Alcott HR in 2015, Politis had a professional relationship with Alcott HR for over 20 years.
As President, a role he began in 2018, Steve led new initiatives, expanding the company’s business model to serve a broader cross-section of businesses with its flexible PEO model and new concierge consulting offering. Alcott HR will continue to leverage its greatest strength, it’s talented team of dedicated professionals, to continue to deliver a personalized, full-service model for outsourced HR solutions.
This commitment is reflected in Alcott HR’s new tagline “Passion for People and Performance.” According to Politis, “One of the lessons learned during the COVID-19 pandemic is that no two businesses are exactly alike. I am proud that each of our clients had the opportunity to discuss their unique situation and needs with our subject matter experts. Our talented team offered best practice advice in the areas of human resources, benefits, finance, as well as other departments, that resulted in customized, and actionable solutions that our clients appreciated during these difficult times.”