Advanced Group Named One of America's Fastest Growing Staffing Firms for 2014
July 18, 2014 (CHICAGO, IL) —The Advanced Group has been recognized as one of the fastest growing U.S. staffing & talent engagement firms for 2014. Companies were ranked on their organic growth over the 2009-2013 timeframe. The Advanced Group posted staffing and talent engagement revenue of $87 million and a compounded annual growth rate of 36.2% during this timeframe.
The Advanced Group is a diversified professional staffing, consulting, and outsourcing organization with four businesses: Advanced Clinical, Advanced Resources, TriWorth, and the WunderLand Group. Founded in 1988 and based in Chicago, IL, the company has 225 employees in 10 different offices throughout the U.S. Advanced Group places thousands of talented professionals each year in clinical research, HR, technology, finance, accounting, healthcare, office, marketing, and creative positions. The Advanced Group also offers RPO solutions.
A total of 97 companies made this year’s list of fastest-growing staffing firms & talent engagement firms. To make the final cut, companies had to have a compounded annual growth rate of more than 15% between 2009 and 2013. Companies also had to be privately held, U.S.-headquartered, and independently owned.
“We’re extremely proud of making this list, particularly because all of our staffing brands contributed to our growth and success,” said Leo Sheridan, Advanced Group CEO. “We’re also proud of our focus on exceptional growth while maintaining a relentless passion for providing exceptional experiences to our consultants and associates, our candidates, and our clients. We expect this passion, combined with our history of creating customized, innovative staffing solutions for our clients, to continue to drive impressive growth for the Advanced Group.”
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ABOUT ADVANCED: The Advanced Group provides expertise in talent acquisition and management, consulting, outsourcing and professional services. Founded in 1988, our businesses include Advanced Clinical, Advanced Resources, TriWorth, and the WunderLand Group. Awards that we have won include “Best Places to Work in Illinois,” “Top Workplaces” “Best of Staffing,” “Best and Brightest Companies to Work For” and “Staffing Voice.” To learn more, visit www.advancedgroup.com.
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