A Christian College of the Liberal Arts & Sciences

Dan Sanford '06

Houghton College is pleased to welcome Dan Sanford '06 as November's Guest Executive Dinner speaker on Friday, February 15, 2013. Sanford has been recognized as one of Paychex's top performing salespersons in the nation for the past five years.

Sanford graduated with a Bachelor of Science in business administration from Houghton College in 2006. Shortly after graduation he was hired on an inside sales team position at Paychex. Since his employment, he has had opportunities to work in multiple sales roles and in multiple markets (Manhattan and Rochester, N.Y.). In both positions and markets Sanford has risen to the very top of the sales force.

"I am passionate about human resources and enjoy providing my clients with solutions to help grow and protect their business," says Sanford.

In the last six years at Paychex, Sanford has achieved the highest levels of recognition, including five years in the top 1percent of the nation's sales force. In addition, he has had the honor of finishing both as the Rookie of the Year in the Human Resources Division as well as the number one Human Resource Solutions Representative in the country, while breaking the revenue record at Paychex by 17 percent. Currently, Sanford holds the highest revenue record in the HR division.

Houghton holds monthly Guest Executive Dinners for the purpose of exposing both business and non-business students to marketplace professionals from a variety of fields and areas of expertise. Sanford will lecture on Friday evening beginning at 5 p.m. in the South End Dining Room in the Houghton College dining hall. This is a "scan-in-and-pick-up-your-meal" event open to all Houghton students, faculty and the general public.
For any questions or reservations, contact Michelle Miller at michelle.miller@houghton.edu or call: 585.567.9338.