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Recent FlashPoint News
6/30/15: FlashPoint has been recognized as a Strategic Partner with Chicago SHRM
6/24/15: FlashPoint will exhibit at the SHRM 2015 Annual Conference and Exposition, June 28-July 1.
6/15/15: FlashPoint welcomes Bailey Shrum as marketing coordinator. Bailey joins us an Orr Fellow; the fellowship program offers recent college graduates executive-level mentorship at their host companies, professional development programs, and networking opportunities.
6/4/15: FlashPoint has been named a global training partner for The Leadership Challenge® (one of just eight in North America) and will exhibit at The Leadership Challenge Forum in San Francisco, June 17-19.
5/22/15: Nancy Alhrichs has been selected to present “Get the Most Out of Your Training. Every Time.” at the 31st annual Kentucky SHRM Conference in Louisville.
5/8/15: FlashPoint has been selected to speak at the Wisconsin SHRM State Conference on October 15-16 (Jenny Banner, “Coaching: A Powerful Tool to Transform Leaders”) and at the HRSouthwest Conference on October 26 (Bill Mugavin, “Building a Succession Process That Works.”)
3/13/15: Angela Henderson has joined FlashPoint as a consultant. She’ll support clients with strategic learning alignment, stakeholder/needs analysis, instructional design, facilitation, coaching and other consulting services. Tracy Puett has also joined as a consultant. He’ll focus on strategic planning, change management, curriculum design and facilitation, behavioral assessments and coaching.

Press Releases: Angela Henderson, Tracy Puett
3/13/15: FlashPoint has hired Derrick Rogan as an intern. A student at Butler University, Derrick will support our consulting team, assisting with research, compiling data, preparing reports, and more.
1/27/15: Wiley, developer of Everything DiSC® and The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team™, has recognized FlashPoint as a Sapphire award-winning partner for our delivery of the programs; fewer than 7 percent of Wiley’s authorized partners receive this award.
1/12/15: FlashPoint has hired Sean Olson as consultant, business development. Sean will support many of FlashPoint’s national accounts, connecting clients and prospects with our services. We’ve also promoted our intern, Rachel Tomasik, into a full-time role as associate consultant. Rachel will help clients build effective talent systems and processes, measure results, and gather meaningful feedback.

Press Releases: Rachel Tomasik, Sean Olson
12/4/14: FlashPoint recently added two team members. Jenny Banner will consult with clients on organizational development, leader and employee development, strategic planning, performance management, and other talent management topics. Kristin Hess will serve an associate consultant, offering strategic design and creative services to our clients to help them effectively communicate their vision, strategies, and talent management programs.

Press Releases: Jenny Banner, Kristin Hess
11/20/14: FlashPoint consultant Linda Dausend has been elected as the Indiana State Council of SHRM’s director-elect for 2015, and in 2016 she’ll move into the role of state council director. The goal of the state council is to promote the educational activities of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), to advance the HR profession, and to serve HR professionals in Indiana. As director, Linda will be responsible for initiating and implementing the state council’s policies, strategies, and objectives. Linda has served the state council and local SHRM chapters in various capacities for many years and has had an extensive career in HR and talent management, including nearly five years as a consultant at FlashPoint.
6/12/14: FlashPoint is now among an exclusive group authorized to facilitate The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive TeamTM, a new program that helps professionals and their organizations work more effectively on teams, leading to a noticeable improvement in morale, productivity, and results. Learn more.
3/6/14: Andrea Moore has been selected to present "Leadership Development in a Changing Environment: Evolving Programs to Achieve Outcomes" at the Leadership Challenge Forum in New Orleans. She’ll copresent with Dana Thuenemann of CenturyLink Technology Solutions and will discuss the leadership development work that FlashPoint has done at CTS.
2/10/14: Nancy Ahlrichs was recently featured in an article on, discussing how to support employees who are dealing with difficult customers.
1/20/14: Andrea Moore has been selected to speak the April meeting of the Cleveland chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management.
1/20/14: FlashPoint announces that it will exhibit at the Society of Human Resource Management's Annual Conference and Exposition, scheduled for June 22–25, 2014.
7/29/13: Andrea Cranfill is serving on the strategic-planning steering committee for the Indianapolis Public Library. Learn more about the planning process.
7/29/13: George Hanlin has been elected to the board of directors for Indiana Humanities. Indiana Humanities connects people, opens minds and enriches lives by creating and facilitating programs that encourage Hoosiers to think, read, and talk.
4/23/2013: Krista Skidmore is leading the steering committee for Velocity, a co-created, five-year strategic action plan for downtown Indianapolis guided and activated by collaborating organizations. It will result in a refreshed vision, framework and action plan that can guide future improvements and focus investments in downtown Indianapolis – especially for the next five to 10 years. Learn more about Velocity.
2/19/2013: We welcome Kristi Gaynor to our team! Learn more about Kristi and the experience she brings as a business development consultant.
12/5/2012: Krista Skidmore has been reelected to serve as an officer for the Arts Council of Indianapolis and to the executive committee of Indiana Humanities where she serves as board governance committee chair.
12/5/2012: Andrea Cranfill has been reelected as Secretary of the board for the Humane Society of Indianapolis and to the board of directors of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra where she serves on the executive committee.
9/26/2012: FlashPoint just released dates for The Leadership Challenge® Workshop! FlashPoint’s experienced and inspiring facilitators will lead this popular leadership development opportunity in the firm’s training facility. Mark your calendars now and register early for this powerful workshop. The dates are April 18-19, 2013 and you can learn more here.
8/1/2012: Learn how FlashPoint’s Strategic HR Peer Group can enable your success! We’re recruiting now for our 2013 peer group. Apply online today!
4/9/2012: We welcome Nancy Ahlrichs to the FlashPoint team! Learn more about Nancy and her role as strategic account manager.
4/2/2012: FlashPoint sells general human resource consulting division. Learn more here.
8/23/2011: FlashPoint makes the 2011 Inc. 5000Inc. magazine’s fifth annual exclusive list of America’s fastest-growing private companies. Learn more here.
8/1/2011: Megan Crowley, PHR has accepted the position of associate consultant. Megan began at FlashPoint as a part-time intern and then became a graduate assistant before moving into this new, full-time roll. Learn more about Megan.
7/11/2011: FlashPoint is proud to be a 2011 Indiana Companies to Watch award winner.
The Indianapolis Business Journal recently named FlashPoint principal Krista Skidmore as one of Indianapolis’s “Forty under 40.”
FlashPoint is now certified as a Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) by the State of Indiana.
FlashPoint welcomes three new team members! Get to know consultants Bill Mugavin and Linda Dausend and office manager Nita Brooks.
11/15/2010: At its Crossroads Regional Conference earlier this month, the Central Indiana chapter of the American Society for Training and Development presented FlashPoint with the Distinguished Organizational Support Award, recognizing our support for and service to ASTD chapters in the region.
11/9/2010: The Indiana Chamber awarded Andrea Moore, senior consulting manager at FlashPoint, one of its 2010 Volunteer of the Year awards. The award honored Andrea for the various workshops and webinars she designs and delivers to Chamber members annually. See Andrea accepting the award or watch a video about her volunteerism.
Krista Skidmore, principal and cofounder, recently accepted an award for Outstanding Contributions to the Kiwanis Club of Indianapolis.
8/10/2010 News Release: FlashPoint on Pace to Double New Client Business - Buys Remaining Shares from Barnes & Thornburg LLP and Maintains Ties Read the news release.
2/1/10: Andrea Cranfill is featured in an HR special report in the February issue of Smart Business magazine.
11/30/09: Krista Skidmore was quoted in an Associated Press article on employee assistance programs.
11/10/09: FlashPoint was honored as a semifinalist for the Indiana Chamber’s Small Business of the Year award!

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