news_spark_competitionWhirlpool Corporation kicks off 2015 SPARK Competition designed to reward employees for breakthrough innovation. This competition, open to all NAR (U.S., Canada, and Mexico) based employees, is designed to bring more opportunities into the innovation pipeline and reward employees for their efforts!

This year’s competition officially kicked off on Tuesday, November 4 with an information meeting scheduled for employees. As part of this meeting, Whirlpool was pleased to welcome Sam Hogg, who shared his expertise in evaluating business cases and investment opportunities as part of his role at Open Prairie, a mid-west based private equity fund manager. SPARK Competition advisors were on hand following the meeting for networking.