The Office of Human ResourcesSpecial Events Discounts and Promotional Events For Faculty and Staff at The Ohio State University
Who Are We? • Faculty and Staff Awards • Distinguished Diversity Enhancement Award • Distinguished Staff Award • Community Fundraising • Bucks for Charity Drive • Operation Feed • University-wide Events • Staff Arts and Crafts Exhibit • Staff Appreciation Week
Discounts and Promotions • Administered by Special Events • Primarily listed online • www.hr.osu.edu/special/discounts • Most are on-going, some are time-limited • Secured at no cost to OSU • Marketing access - has some drawbacks • Discounts and promotions are communicated directly to college/unit Human Resources contacts
Discounts and Promotions • General Faculty/Staff Promotions • Department Store Friends and Family Discounts • Private shopping events • Vacations, resorts • Discounted sporting events and concerts
Discounts and Promotions • Also communicated via campus communications • OHR newsletter, Resources • OSU Today • onCampus • ONESOURCE (Medical Center intranet) • Wide-variety of options • Some made available to students and OSU Retirees (sister site http://hr.osu.edu/osura/discounts )
Discounts and Promotions • GM Supplier Discount Programs The GM Supplier Discount Program also gives you great values on select, eligible, new and unused GM vehicles. For vehicle information, visit www.gmsupplierdiscount.com or call 1-800-960-3375 to request GM Form 1753 and Ohio State University employees must provide Access Code #885646.
Discounts and Promotions • Midas Auto Service & Tires OSU Faculty, Staff and Retirees have the opportunity for great savings on full-service automotive repair, maintenance and tires from Ohio family owned and operated Midas Auto Service & Tires locations! Simply show your OSU ID and receive a value priced oil change for $18.99 (includes up to 6 quarts of synthetic blend oil, in-stock oil filter, lube and tire rotation) and 10% off all other Midas parts and services (excluding tires and batteries). Visit www.midascommunitypromos.com/OSUFSR.html for more information and participating locations!
Discounts and Promotions • Verizon Wireless To get a 15% discount for existing lines $34.99 or higher and 25% off all accessories: Click for your ->OSU PURCHASING LINK Promotional Flyer To be eligible, the line must be in an Ohio State employee's name; you may call customer service to move the line to your name For employee discounts on upgrades and new lines please contact Jennifer Lane Szatkowski (mobile) 614-917-9710 - Jennifer.Lane@VerizonWireless.com
Discounts and Promotions • In the works… • Adding vendor discounts with current purchasing relationship with OSU • New restaurants, hotels, car rentals, vacation spots • Exploring partnership with Buck-ID • Local auto dealerships (Byers, X-Plan, GM) • COESRA (cards available now)
Discounts and Promotions • Participating vendors invited to attend the Hidden Benefits Fair, hosted by USAC in April 2012 • Questions? • Contact me with suggestions/comments: Michele Bondurant Direct line - 292-4341 email@example.com