Iowa-Based WorkSource Staffing Named
Fastest-Growing Employment Firm in U.S.

West Des Moines, IA August 10, 2011 – In a study of the country’s leading staffing firms recording more than $1 million in revenue and compound growth of 15% or more between 2006 and 2010, an Iowa-based company, WorkSource Staffing, has achieved the top listing nationally, as reported by Staffing Industry Analysts, the industry’s leading trade source.

“This is a tremendous achievement for our staff and on behalf of the qualified people who have worked so hard to make this recognition possible,” states Christy Shannon, WorkSource Staffing President and Owner. “It is testimony to our wonderfully qualified team members who continue to bring the most qualified candidates as a fit to our clients’ needs.”

While WorkSource Staffing serves several market segments including manufacturing, warehouse/distribution, administration/customer service, it was one of two companies honored which primarily serve the industrial and manufacturing sector. In total, 42 staffing firms were reported to qualify for recognition with the top ten reporting audited financial statements. The top ten finalists averaged a median compound growth rate of 39.8% over the period.

“The fact that this recognition occurred during one of the more difficult times in our nation’s and region’s economy, especially for the manufacturing sector, suggests the quality and value our people bring to our clients. Hopefully, it is also a harbinger of improvement ahead for business and job seekers,” says Shannon.
WorkSource Staffing has offices in West Des Moines and Fort Madison, Iowa.
About Staffing Industry Analysts
Staffing Industry Analysts is the global advisor on contingent work. Known for its independent and objective insights, the company’s proprietary research, award winning content, data, support tools, publications, and executive conferences provide a competitive edge to decision-makers who supply and buy temporary staffing. In addition to temporary staffing, Staffing Industry Analysts also covers these related staffing service sectors: third-party placement, outplacement, and staff leasing (PEOs). Founded in 1989, acquired by Crain Communications Inc. in 2008, the company is headquartered in Mountain View, California, with offices in London, England.

About WorkSource Staffing
WorkSource Staffing is a regional, female-owned staffing service specializing in providing the region’s manufacturing, light industrial, warehouse/distribution, and administrative/customer service markets with the best people, the first time. Its selective screening process creates the best pool of men and women available for temporary positions, trial-to-hire employment, and direct permanent and professional placements. Its professional staffing approach is based on 50+ years combined experience among its managers and placement specialists.

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