Steve and Debra Murray have announced their Express Employment Professionals franchise will be celebrating its 7th anniversary on June 11,2014 after a long road of survival and recovery from the recession in 2008/2009. Murray reports that the business completed its best year ever in 2013 and that 2014 continues to be stronger than last year. “Not only did we add close to 20 new customers last year, we also saw a return of 15 customers from previous years which is a great sign of a much stronger employment market and that our clients had a very good experience when they worked with us previously”.
Once again in 2014, Express is providing services to the Event Services vendor at the 2014 Senior PGA Championship employing 60 associates for the tournament from the area. In fact, 95% of the jobs and people being employed are from Benton Harbor and Express is very proud to be in the position to support the community that the event is being held in.
Murray also stated that the company is always looking for good people who are willing, able and ready to work; particularly in the skills industrial trade fields like welders and machinists along with those with strong office and computer skills. “The needs of our clients continue to grow as the local economy steadily improves. In 2013, 65% of the placements we made were evaluation hires where our client hires in our associate providing them and their families the income to support themselves. We are very blessed to be in a business that can help so many people in our community along with the businesses we work with”.
Express Employment Professionals consistently ranks in the Top 10 list of Best Franchises in the US and currently has 623 franchises, employing over 300,000 people annually and generating $2.3 billion in sales in 2013. Express Employment Professionals was also named to the 2013 Best of Staffing™ Client List. Fewer than 1% of all staffing agencies in North America earned the 2013 Best of Staffing™ award for providing remarkable service quality to their clients. With average satisfaction ratings quadrupling the industry average, the Best of Staffing™ Client winners truly stand out for exceeding client expectations. The average Best of Staffing™ Client winners received a score of 9 or 10 out of 10 from 74% of their clients.
Express Employment Professionals serves local businesses with both full-time and temporary staffing and job placement in addition to providing human resource services and consulting. Our full line of services include:
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To learn more about our staffing options and other human resource solutions for your business, or if you are a job seeker interested in finding employment with Express, contact a local employment agency in your area.