HireGenics Receives Corporate Plus® Designation from National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC)
May 18, 2016
HireGenics, an ACS Group operating brand and global provider of workforce management solutions to mid-market and Fortune 1000 companies, has become a National CorporatePlus® member of the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) based on the recommendation of Abbott Laboratories, Inc.
Corporate Plus®is an exclusive, unprecedented membership program of the NMSDC for the highest caliber of minority-owned business enterprises that have proven their ability to handle national contracts for major corporations. It is designed to recognize their national capabilities, bring them to the attention of all National Corporate Members, and expand their participation in the NMSDC network.Out of more than 12,000 NMSDC-certified minority business enterprises, only 84 companies have earned the Corporate Plus® designation.
“We are delighted that HireGenics has become a National Corporate Plus® Member of the National Minority Supplier Development Council through the recommended action of Abbott Laboratories, Inc.,” said Joset Wright-Lacy, President of NMSDC. “The increased participation of HireGenics and other outstanding national minority businesses in the NMSDC network is a source of great pride and encouragement for all of us.”
“HireGenics became a certified Minority Business Enterprise through the NMSDC in 2010, and we are so honored to reach this new milestone by becoming a Corporate Plus®member,” said Raj Sardana, CEO and Chairman of ACS Group, parent company of HireGenics. “As an equal-opportunity firm that embraces and learns from the diversity within our workplaces and the markets we serve, we could not be more thrilled with this recent designation.”
ACS Group is one of fastest growing staffing and business solutions firms in the United States. The company is ranked as the 9th Largest U.S. Staffing firm (Staffing Industry Analysts), the #1 Fastest Growing Upper Middle Market Company in Georgia (Georgia Fast 40), a recipient of Inavero’s Best of Staffing® Client Diamond Award for the 5th consecutive year, and a Georgia MSDC Titan Award winner.
The National Minority Supplier Development Council advances business opportunities for certifiedAsian, Black, Hispanic, and Native American business enterprises and connects them to its corporate members. As one of the country's leading corporate membership organizations, NMSDC was chartered in 1972 to provide increased procurement and business opportunities for minority businesses of all sizes.The NMSDC network includes a national office in New York and 23 affiliate councils across the country. There are nearly 1,800 corporate members throughout the network, including America’s top publicly-owned, privately-owned, and foreign-owned companies, as well as universities, hospitals, and other buying institutions. The affiliate councils certify and match nearly 12,000 minority-owned businesses with member corporations that want to purchase their products, services, and solutions. For more information about NMSDC, visit the website at www.nmsdc.org.
HireGenics, a part of the ACS Group, is a global provider of workforce management solutions to mid-market and Fortune 1000 companies. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, HireGenics provides workforce risk mitigation and talent optimization solutions and currently manages approximately 12,000 consultants working in a variety of job skills and labor categories. In addition to Employer of Record Services, Agent of Record Services, and Curative Talent Clouds, HireGenics also provides automated payroll services to ensure compliance, MSP services to optimize the contingent labor process, and procurement strategies that effectively manage deliverable-based projects or services spend. We also specialize in independent contractor and small supplier (or non-preferred vendor) compliance, management, and strategy services. For more information on HireGenics, please visit www.hiregenics.com.
About ACS Group
ACS Group is a premier provider of IT Consulting, Engineering Consulting, Healthcare Solutions, Talent Solutions, and Workforce Management Solutions to Fortune 1000 companies globally. ACS Group conducts business through four operating brands – AIC, Analysts, ComforceHealth, and HireGenics – each with a specialized business focus. Our operating brands have provided targeted services and solutions for more than 50 years. ACS Group has grown to over $700 million in revenue with more than 12,000 employees and consultants worldwide. Recognitions include: #1 Fastest Growing Company in the State of Georgia (2014); Ranked by SIA as the Second Largest Minority-Owned IT Consulting Company in the U.S. (2015); and winner of Inavero’s Best of Staffing® Client Diamond Award (2016). ACS Group is a certified MBE organization, and an NMSDC Corporate Plus® member, headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, with offices across the U.S. and India, and an international presence in Canada and Latin America. For more information on ACS Group, please visit www.acsicorp.com
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