Natalie Ruiz is the CEO of AnswerConnect and parent company AnywhereWorks. Natalie started with AnswerConnect in 2006 and worked her way to the highest leadership position in the company. She has been instrumental in the growth of AnswerConnect, its offerings and impact on clients’ and employees’ lives. Natalie has seen the company through expansion to eight US states, the UK, and India. The company made the switch to an “anywhere” work style in 2007 for all employees, and Natalie is passionate about encouraging businesses of all sizes to take the leap into remote work. A mother and lifelong learner, Natalie cares deeply about the environment and hopes to see more businesses help preserve the Earth by adopting an anywhere work style.