Anthros Leverages New Technology Platform and Strengthens Security Infrastructure

WINTER PARK, Fla., February 5, 2018—Anthros continues to lead the way in technology and security by partnering with PrismHR to bring clients the most sophisticated Human Resources software platform on the market. “Technology should empower. It should create bridges between employers and employees,” said Anurag Dandiya, Anthros Founder and CEO. “We invest heavily in high-performance technology because it’s necessary for the continued success of our clients.” PrismHR, the most comprehensive HR technology platform available today, streamlines HR processes, improves business efficiency, and enables Anthros clients to make data-driven HR decisions. Additionally, it offers higher levels of data protection so business owners can be confident that their employees’ personal information is secure. The platform is entirely cloud-based, giving clients access to core HR functions, such as payroll processing, benefits and human resources administration, billing, and new hire onboarding, from anywhere, at any time, and from any device. The technology platform also features: Employee Self Service (ESS) and Manager Self Service (MSS) portals that give employees and managers easy-to-use, mobile-friendly access to paychecks, W-2s, benefits, and key HR and payroll tasks. User roles defined by clients so the right people have access to the right information. Customized reporting to help clients gain insight into their specific business goals. Like all Anthros technology partners, PrismHR has achieved SOC 1 certification, demonstrating its system is designed to keep sensitive data secure. The new software includes multi-factor authentication, along with additional layers of intrusion detection and vulnerability scanning. As of January 31, 2018, Anthros has migrated all clients to the new HR platform. Over the past six months, the Anthros Customer Relations team has... Read More

Anthros Introduces Employee Assistance Program in the New Year

WINTER PARK, Fla., January 4, 2018—To promote the wellbeing of its clients’ employees in the new year, Anthros has announced that it will offer an Employee Assistance Program (EAP) to all clients. The EAP program is an additional benefit that will help Anthros clients retain employees, while ensuring that employees can be at their best at work and at home. “The essence of a company is its people. At a time when human capital is the largest cost for businesses, we must take every measure to ensure that our clients’ workforces are equipped with the tools to be successful,” said Anurag Dandiya, Anthros Founder and CEO. Anthros Inc.’s provider for EAP services is Charles Nechtem Associates (CNA). With over thirty-five years of experience providing EAP services to more than eight million employees, CNA has an impeccable record of delivering personalized, skilled counseling to help businesses maintain a healthy, reliable and productive workforce. “Whether an employee needs help managing work-life balance or has set a New Year’s resolution to lead a healthier lifestyle, there is guidance just a phone call away,” said Helen Usher, Anthros Director of Benefits. As part of the EAP program, Anthros clients’ employees will have access to unlimited phone and email counseling twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week. Every EAP clinician has a Master’s degree or Ph.D. with at least five years of experience in the counseling field, and there are counselors available who speak English, Spanish and French. “We chose the most comprehensive EAP program available,” said Usher. “Unlike most EAPs which limit employee calls to a handful per year, CNA provides our... Read More

Anthros Announces Appointment of Human Resources & Hospitality Industry Executive Ed Whalley as Chief Financial Officer

WINTER PARK, Fla., January 9, 2017—Human resources outsourcing company Anthros Inc. is proud to announce the appointment of Ed Whalley as Chief Financial Officer. Whalley is an accomplished leader with more than 25 years of experience in the human resources and hospitality industries. “Ed has an impressive record of achieving profitability and operational excellence,” said Anurag Dandiya, Anthros Inc.’s founder and CEO. “We’ve spent the past two years building a vehicle for growth, and now we’re at a point where we need someone of Ed’s caliber to take us to the next level.” As CFO, Whalley will work closely with Dandiya on strategic planning and scaling operations to support growth. He will also oversee business development, financial operations and compliance. “When I was starting out as an entrepreneur more than 20 years ago, it was Ed who taught me the American tax system,” said Dandiya. “His abilities as a leader have always inspired me, and we’re lucky to have him on our team as Anthros enters a new phase of growth.” Whalley comes to Anthros from Integrity Golf Company, where he served as CFO and Executive Vice President of Corporate Development, managing all aspects of financial services and planning, business development and compliance for more than 25 golf clubs. Ed has held leadership positions at other major golf management companies, including Kitson & Partners Club Services, and was a business development executive at one of the largest HR outsourcing companies in the U.S. During his tenure, the HR company grew by $40 million. “It is a tremendous opportunity to join Anthros as it’s poised for growth,” said Whalley. “Anthros... Read More

Anthros Inc. Prepares to Double in Size after Year of Significant Growth

WINTER PARK, Fla., January 4, 2017—Human resources outsourcing company Anthros Inc. grew 26 percent in 2016 and is poised to double in size in the first quarter of 2017. “Anthros Inc.’s growth last year reflects the high-level of customized service that the Anthros team provides to our clients,” said Anthros Founder and CEO Anurag Dandiya. “We are constantly improving and re-engineering our service delivery model to fit client needs, both now and in the future.” With the addition of new clients in 2016, including a major communications and technology firm, Anthros Inc. now has a footprint in 33 states. To accompany growth in 2017, Anthros is planning a strategic expansion into additional states. “Our growth has been highly strategic,” said Dandiya. “We’ve never been interested in short term gains. Instead we focus on long-term partnerships, only taking on new clients that are aligned with our culture and values.” In 2016, Anthros also guided many clients as they launched new businesses, expanded its leadership training capabilities and brand management services, and upgraded its Human Resources Information System (HRIS) to harness the latest technology available for its client-centric service delivery model. “We’ve built a foundation for growth over the past two years by securing the right team and the best HR technology on the market,” said Dandiya. “Now as we move into the new year we’re seeing the rewards of our investments in infrastructure and are more than ready to grow the business.” About Anthros Inc. Anthros Inc. is a boutique Human Resources firm headquartered in Winter Park, Fla. Known for its personalized service and high-performance HR technology, Anthros processes payroll,... Read More

Anthros Inc. Names Famed Litigator John Houghtaling to Board of Directors

WINTER PARK, Fla., December 30, 2016—Human resources outsourcing company Anthros Inc. has named one of the nation’s top litigation attorneys, John Houghtaling, to its Board of Directors. Houghtaling is the managing partner of legendary Louisiana law firm Gauthier, Houghtaling and Williams. He rose to national prominence in the wake of Hurricane Katrina by winning more than $30 million in settlements for hurricane victims and building owners, and has since collected over $100 million for individual clients. “John’s legal expertise and his experience as a successful entrepreneur are unmatched,” said Anthros Inc.’s founder and CEO Anurag Dandiya. “I’ve always admired how his values and passions have shaped his work as both an attorney and entrepreneur. He has long been a dear friend and business advisor to me and my team, and I know he will bring a fresh voice to our Board of Directors.” Gauthier, Houghtaling and Williams is a longtime client of Anthros Inc. “Anurag and his team helped me streamline a business with a forty year history,” said Houghtaling. “With their exhaustive knowledge of human resources, payroll and compliance, we were able to cut costs and improve profitability.” In addition to his career as an attorney, Houghtaling has launched many successful business ventures, including Ocean Therapy Solutions, a company known for its innovative oil spill cleanup technology that he founded with actor Kevin Costner. Houghtaling has also been recognized for his work as a community leader and philanthropist, and has personally raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for local and national charities. Houghtaling joins Anil Deshpande, Chris Fountas and Jerome Bocuse on the Anthros Inc. Board of Directors. “We... Read More