September 27, 2017/San Diego, CA — Staff Smart, Inc., a national IT staffing and recruitment agency, has been recognized on the 2017 Inc. 5000 List of America’s Fastest-Growing Companies. This year Staff Smart ranked #2181, almost 900 spots up from 2016. The list represents a comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs. Companies such as Yelp, Pandora, Timberland, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, LinkedIn, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained early exposure as members of the Inc. 5000.
“Of course we are excited to be among the amazing companies on this list. Even more exciting is the substantial climb we made up the list!” said Staff Smart President and CEO Christine Hoffman-Hicks. “This success is a result of the hard work of the entire Staff Smart team. This growth is a great indicator of what lies ahead.” Hoffman-Hicks has a nineteen-year track record as a global top biller, business executive, and leader in the staffing industry. She serves as Chairwoman of the American Staffing Association Engineering, IT, and Scientific Section Policy Council for 2017. ASA is the voice of the U.S. staffing, recruiting, and workforce solutions industry.
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Staff Smart, Inc., a national IT staffing and recruitment agency, was founded in 2007 by industry veteran Christine Hoffman-Hicks. The staffing agency is the trusted partner of IT professionals and businesses whose common goal is opportunity and innovation within a flexible framework. Their on-demand talent solutions include project consulting, contract to hire, direct hire and retained executive search. The agency places technical acumen front and center by employing IT professionals to do the recruiting. Staff Smart, Inc. workforce strategies are deployed nationally across diverse industries and include Fortune 500, startups and government agencies. The San Diego, CA-headquartered company is a member of TechServe Alliance, American Staffing Association, California Staffing Professionals, Staffing Industry Analysts and WBENC, as a certified woman-owned business. www.staffsmart.net
The 2016 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2012 to 2015. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2012. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent-not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies-as of December 31, 2015. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2012 is $100,000; the minimum for 2015 is $2 million. As always, Inc. reserves the right to decline applicants for subjective reasons. Companies on the Inc. 500 are featured in Inc.’s September issue. They represent the top tier of the Inc. 5000, which can be found athttp://www.inc.com/inc5000.
Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures, Inc. is the only major brand dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies, with the aim to deliver real solutions for today’s innovative company builders. Winner of the National Magazine Award for General Excellence in both 2014 and 2012. Total monthly audience reach for the brand has grown significantly from 2,000,000 in 2010 to over 15,000,000 today. For more information, visit www.inc.com.
The Inc. 5000 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. Started in 1982, this prestigious list of the nation’s most successful private companies has become the hallmark of entrepreneurial success. The Inc. 5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony is an annual event that celebrates their remarkable achievements. The event also offers informative workshops, celebrated keynote speakers, and evening functions.
For more information on Inc. and the Inc. 5000 Conference, visit http://conference.inc.com/.
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