Our own Managing Partner at Power Staffing Solutions, Saye Sathiyakumar, is featured in Inspiring Canadians 2022!

Thanks to his vision and leadership, our company has had a major impact in the industry in its first few years, and continues to thrive. As a result, we celebrate the contribution we’ve been able to make, creating employment opportunities and supporting organizations across Canada, and beyond. On top of that, we’re proud of the example Saye sets in his philanthropic initiatives in the community, and grateful for his guidance to the Power team.

“I am very humbled to have been featured on Inspiring Canadians 2022. Thank you Tarek Riman for publishing this article and sharing my story. It has been an extraordinary journey for almost 10 years in the industry, and I look forward to the next 10. Thank you to all that have supported me personally and professionally. We will strive to continue building, supporting our community, and contributing to our ever-changing economy. Proud of all my fellow immigrants across the country, making something out of nothing.”

– Saye Sathiyakumar, Managing Partner, Power Staffing Solutions

Read the full article here

Membership in the Ontario Retirement Communities Association (ORCA), enables Power Healthcare to deliver even more value to clients

We’re always looking for ways to add more value and expertise for our clients and staff. Being part of the Ontario Retirement Communities Association is another way we fulfil that promise. For 45 years, ORCA has set the standard for operational excellence through its leadership in education and advocacy and its commitment to member services.

This partnership gives our people access to additional resources with the latest guidelines, policies and procedures to ensure we always deliver the highest level of service. Being a member of ORCA also means that we subscribe values that include a high standard of professional conduct and will act with integrity, honesty, openness and fairness. We’re proud to be an ORCA member and serve our community.

At POWER, we’re there for retirement facilities when they need us most, with unparalleled staffing support.

For further questions on our healthcare staffing services, contact us at:

hr@powertsi.com

416-701-0119

POWER STAFFING SOLUTIONS places No. 2 on The Globe and Mail’s fourth-annual ranking of Canada’s Top Growing Companies.

We are pleased to announce that Power Staffing Solutions placed No. 2 on the 2022 Report on Business ranking of Canada’s Top Growing Companies.

Canada’s Top Growing Companies ranks Canadian companies on three-year revenue growth. Power Staffing Solutions earned its spot with three-year growth of 10406%.

Power Staffing Solutions provides industry-leading expertise and staffing support in Healthcare, Technology and Professional Services under the leadership of Managing Partner Saye Sathiyakumar. Saye is a minority-based owner, whose enthusiastic action-oriented style has driven the spectacular rise of the company. Leading by example, he has instilled values of purpose and passion from top to bottom. Alongside his entrepreneurial ventures, Saye is a big advocate of giving back to the community. The driving force of PSS is improving the lives of people by connecting them with opportunities and providing support for personal and professional growth.

“We’re humbled to be recognized for this honour by the Globe and Mail. It is proof that our unique culture, approach and resilience have made a huge impact,” says Managing Partner Saye Sathiyakumar.

Canada’s Top Growing Companies is an editorial ranking that aims to celebrate the boldest entrepreneurial achievement by identifying and bringing the accomplishments of innovative businesses in Canada to the forefront. To qualify, companies had to complete an in-depth application process. In total, 430 companies earned a spot on this year’s ranking.

The full list of 2022 winners along with editorial coverage is published in the October issue of Report on Business magazine. The list is out now and online here.

“Canada’s Top Growing Companies recognizes the tremendous ambition and innovation of entrepreneurs in Canada,” says Dawn Calleja, Editor of Report on Business magazine. “The next generation of Canadian businesses can draw inspiration from this ranking.”

“In an uncertain world, the success stories of the companies marked in this year’s Report on Business magazine’s list of Top Growing Companies are a beacon of optimism,” says Phillip Crawley, Publisher and CEO of The Globe and Mail. “The Globe and Mail congratulates them on their achievements.”

About The Globe and Mail

The Globe and Mail is Canada’s foremost news media company, leading the national discussion and causing policy change through brave and independent journalism since 1844. With our award-winning coverage of business, politics and national affairs, The Globe and Mail newspaper reaches 5.9 million readers every week in our print or digital formats, and Report on Business magazine reaches 2.3 million readers in print and digital every issue. Our investment in innovative data science means that as the world continues to change, so does The Globe. The Globe and Mail is owned by Woodbridge, the investment arm of the Thomson family.

About Power Staffing Solutions

Power Staffing Solutions specializes in Healthcare, IT and Professional recruitment and staffing.
The company was founded by senior executives from the industry who have deep rooted
relationships and networks within the GTA, and partnerships throughout North America.

For further information: Contact head office at 416-701-0119. Email: marketing@powertsi.com

Power Staffing Solutions Managing Partner Saye Sathiyakumar accepted into Forbes Business Council 

Forbes Business Council Is an invitation-only growth and networking organization for successful business owners and leaders worldwide. Saye was vetted and selected by a review committee based on the depth and diversity of his experience. Criteria for acceptance include a track record of successfully impacting business growth metrics, as well as personal and professional achievements and honours.

“We are honoured to welcome Saye Sathiyakumar into the community,” said Scott Gerber, founder of Forbes Councils, the collective that includes Forbes Business Council. “Our mission with Forbes Councils is to bring together proven leaders from every industry, creating a curated, social capital-driven network that helps every member grow professionally and make an even greater impact on the business world.”

As an accepted member of the Council, Saye will connect and collaborate with other respected global leaders in a private forum, be invited to work with a professional editorial team to share his expert insights in original business articles on Forbes.com and contribute to published Q&A panels alongside other experts. He will primarily represent the Staffing & Recruitment industry, and share insight on the ever-changing demands in the workforce.

“I am grateful for the privilege of joining this elite business community and making a contribution as part of the Business Council. Forbes is a deeply respected and trusted source for business insight. I am humbled to have the opportunity to share perspectives with other leaders,” says Saye Sathiyakumar, Managing Partner. “Participation in the Council will empower further development of our company’s values of learning, growth and giving back.”

Our team congratulates Saye on this recognition that will bring value to our company, clients and our industry.

Contact Power Staffing Solutions at:
416-701-0119
hr@powertsi.com

Power Healthcare is a proud OLTCA official member and partner, in support of Ontario communities

We are honoured to work with the Ontario Long Term Care Association (OLTCA), as an official member and partner, to provide staffing solutions in support of their extraordinary efforts to better serve seniors now and for generations to come. We applaud the OLTCA’s 60-year commitment to advancing the quality of long-term care services in Ontario.

• The Power Staffing Solutions team is dedicated to helping ensure that the evolving needs of the more than 70,000 residents being served by the Association across Ontario each year are met with safe, high-quality care.

• We provide complete support for any required role, and all aspects of staffing related to long-term care. Our team has experience addressing every situation and we take a strategic, proactive approach. Our clients know they can count on us.

• Power Healthcare Solutions is the specialized department of healthcare staffing experts at Power Staffing Solutions. We have an exceptional track record of providing high quality staffing support and delivering above and beyond expectations. Our team is fueled by passion.

For further questions on our healthcare staffing services and support, contact us at:

hr@powertsi.com

416-701-0119

Arrow Group of companies aquires Hospitality Furnishing Inc

Scarborough Ontario

Dear Team; 

I am pleased to announce that The Arrow Group of Companies has acquired Hospitality Furnishing INC. In the first of its kind two AGC brands, Power TSI and ABCO furniture have come together to jointly purchase Hospitality Furnishing INC. 

Founded by Wayne Epp, Hospitality Furnishings began in 1994 serving the North American healthcare and hospitality commercial furniture markets. With over 25 years in business, Hospitality Furnishing has become a leading furniture provider to Nursing Homes and Long-Term Care Facilities. This acquisition significantly strengthens our commercial furniture offering and allows us to leverage existing strong relationship in the retirement home space. 

Reham Ibrahim will assume the role of Managing Director at Hospitality Furnishing INC.

Please join me in welcoming the Hospitality Furnishings team to the Arrow Group of Companies.

“This opportunity could not be more perfect for all business entities involved. We are excited to partner with our clients in the healthcare industry and add another layer of value to our existing services.”

– Saye Sathiyakumar, Managing Partner at Power Staffing Solutions (PTSI)

Thank you,

Sam Ibrahim
Executive Officer
Arrow Group of Companies

Commercial Grade Furniture Canada – Hospitality Furnishings

Public health update: the Ontario government has extended temporary wage enhancement program for personal support workers

Great news, the Province recently announced that over 158,000 PSWs and direct support workers will receive $2-$3/hour wage enhancements until June 30, 2021. At PHS, we value the contribution that these frontline heroes make in a variety of healthcare settings. We connect PSWs with facilities and organizations where they play a crucial role in caring for our community. This additional support from the Province provides a much-deserved boost. 

The province has been providing a temporary wage increase since October 1, 2020 to over 158,000 workers who deliver publicly funded personal support services, including:

  • $3 per hour for approximately 38,000 eligible workers in home and community care;
  • $3 per hour for approximately 50,000 eligible workers in long-term care;
  • $2 per hour for approximately 10,000 eligible workers in public hospitals; and
  • $3 per hour for approximately 60,000 eligible workers in children, community and social services providing personal direct support services for the activities of daily living.

The temporary wage enhancement will be reviewed on a regular basis and is intended to extend until June 30, 2021, in connection with regulations made under the Reopening Ontario (A Flexible Response to COVID-19) Act, 2020.

“Personal support workers are the backbone of long-term care, and every day they do important work to care for our loved ones.”

Dr. Merrilee Fullerton, Minister of Long-Term Care.

About Power Healthcare Solutions

Power Healthcare Solutions is a full service, Toronto based Healthcare staffing agency providing healthcare professionals across Canada. The aim of the parent company has always been to partner with a variety of organizations to meet their staffing needs. PHS connects high calibre industry professionals with established healthcare providers and other organizations, and provides ongoing support to ensure an optimal experience for all.

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Contact:

Human Resources Department
hr@powertsi.com

Power Healthcare Partners with Canadian Telecom Giant to implement employee COVID screening and testing program

In March, Power Healthcare Solutions (PHS) achieved a major milestone by designing and launching a ground-breaking new program to facilitate Screening and PCR/Rapid Testing support for one of Canada’s largest companies. This is part of the next phase of the Power Healthcare COVID-19 preparedness and action strategy. PHS is now deploying support teams to help keep employees safe at major Food, Retail, Telecommunications and Media companies. After an initial pilot project, the full-scale program was launched, forming strong joint partnerships with businesses to defend operations and minimize the potential impact of COVID-19. 

  • Power is currently staffing COVID Screeners, Results Coordinators, Registered Nurses, and Travel Nurses across Ontario to consistently Rapid/PCR test employees and visitors entering large volume facilities, including distribution centres, warehouses and manufacturing centres. 
  • Dedicated healthcare staff are mobilized to work alongside various companies Health & Safety teams and Public Health representatives. 
  • To help employers effectively minimize the spread of this disease, results are reported to business owners and management with urgency and efficiency. 

PHS is helping organizations understand and mitigate COVID-19 risks, and carry out effective workplace safety plans, in compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act.

“At the start of the Pandemic, we looked for a way to utilize our experience and core capabilities to support the community. The rollout of Power Healthcare’s Screening and Testing Support Program builds on the accomplishments of our Crisis Management Staffing Program. We’re proud of the many successful examples of staffing support throughout the pandemic that enabled healthcare facilities to move from outbreak status to COVID-free. Our team has gone to extraordinary lengths to deliver on our promise, and we will be here for the long term.”

Saye Sathiyakumar – Managing Partner, Power Healthcare Solutions

About Power Healthcare Solutions

Power Healthcare Solutions is a full service, Toronto based Healthcare staffing agency providing healthcare professionals across Canada. The aim of the parent company has always been to partner with a variety of organizations to meet their staffing needs. PHS connects high calibre industry professionals with established healthcare providers and other organizations, and provides ongoing support to ensure an optimal experience for all.

powerhealthcare.ca

Contact:

Marc Rosing – Media & Press, Power Healthcare Solutions
marketing@powertsi.com

Saye Sathiyakumar – Managing Partner, Power Healthcare Solutions
saye@powertsi.com