Troy, MI (PRWEB) September 11, 2012
Maria Goyer, VP of Business Solutions and Anita Maguet, Director of Immigration Operations, both of Populus Group, will co-present at the 2012 Contingent Workforce Risk Forum sponsored by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) on September 18 -19 in San Diego, CA. The conference will focus on educating corporate managers about best practices, risks and new regulations and legislation that affect companies who engage a contingent workforce.
Ms. Goyer, who brings 18 years of experience working in the Contingent Workforce arena, will speak on critical topics related to Independent Contractor compliance, co-employment, and the building blocks of a comprehensive compliance program.
Ms. Maguet, with over 9 years of experience in staffing and managing immigration teams, will talk about employment strategies for contingent labor involving complex immigration situations and H-1B Visa transitions.
Ms. Goyer said, “SIA’s Risk Forum is the perfect opportunity for companies across all industries to gather knowledge and share experiences. The best practices, up to date information and new skills attendees will learn will help them mitigate risk and build strong contingent workforce programs.”
“The SIA Risk Forum is a fantastic event to gain access to the latest educational and up to date information regarding all aspects of risk mitigation, contingency labor management, and independent contractor compliance, “ said Frank DeCastro, Executive Director of Sales at Populus Group.“ The nuances discussed in each case study and solution address the different needs of contingency labor programs from the sophisticated to just beginning to develop programs. The Forum is always interesting and insightful along with the great peer relationships development. It’s a must attend event in the industry.”
About Populus Group - Founded in 2002, Populus Group is a privately held Minority Business Enterprise (MBE), certified in 50 states, providing diverse talent management solutions. Office locations include Troy, Seattle, Baltimore, Chicago, Atlanta, Philadelphia, Phoenix, San Francisco, and Portland.
Populus Group has been successful at helping clients meet their diversity spend initiatives, while at the same time offering guidance and expertise in the mitigation of risks and compliance issues that accompany the usage of contingent labor. We provide access to experts who advise our clients on safe engagement strategies for independent contractors and immigrants as well as regular consulting on human resources information. To learn more about Populus Group, visit http://www.populusgroup.com.
Contact: Kim Noe, Communications Specialist