4/10/17-Xerox spin-off company bringing 750 jobs to former Macy’s in Irondequoit
Irondequoit, N.Y. (WHAM) – The former Macy’s store at the former Irondequoit Mall is being filled.
Conduent, the Xerox spin-off created when the company split in two last year, will be bringing a call center to the location.
Approximately 96,000 employees fell under the Conduent banner worldwide during the transition.
“As a proud representative of the great Town of Irondequoit, I am excited to welcome Conduent and 750 local jobs to their soon-to-be new home on East Ridge Road,” said New York State Senator Rich Funke in a statement. “Conduent’s decision to grow jobs and investment in Irondequoit is a strong vote of confidence in our local economy and workforce. I thank Conduent, Flaum Management, and all partners involved for this major investment in the revitalization of the Medley Center complex.”
Irondequoit Town Supervisor Dave Seeley responded with enthusastic praise, as well.
“Today’s announcement regarding the future of the former Macy’s site in Irondequoit is a clear sign that better days are ahead for the Town of Irondequoit,” Seeley said. “Our community will be proud to play a role in the transformation and growth of a company that has meant so much to the region. I hope this to be the first of many positive announcements in the near future for the former Mall property, and throughout our business corridor.”