New call center to employ hundreds in East Tennessee

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MORRISTOWN (WATE) – Sykes Enterprises is moving to Hamblen County and creating 300 to 500 new jobs over the next three years.

Andrea Schafer, a representative with Sykes said they plan to have 150 jobs in place this year. “Sykes is happy to be coming to Morristown,” said Schafer. “Morristown has the right kind of people for our superior customer service positions”.

Sykes provides customer support outsourcing. The company has 72 locations worldwide. Marshall Ramsey, President of Morristown Area Commerce said Sykes will host a job fair on July 9.

The new center will be located in an Old Food City building on West Andrew Johnson Highway, near Downtown Morristown.

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