Dallas, TX (PRWEB) June 14, 2013
ANSERTEAM was recognized in Dallas for their Texas-sized growth. The Women Presidents' Organization and American Express OPEN named ANSERTEAM a Top 50 Fastest-Growing Women-Owned/led company.
The Women Presidents’ Organization (WPO) released the sixth ranking of the 50 Fastest-Growing Women-Owned/led companies in North America in its annual program sponsored by American Express OPEN, the small business division of American Express. The Top 50 generated a combined $3.2 billion in 2012 revenues and collectively employed 24,000 people in 2012
ANSERTEAM Workforce Solutions, the only WBENC-Certified alliance of independently owned staffing companies serving all of North America, ranked 27th of the fastest growing women-owned companies. ANSERTEAM is an international workforce solutions alliance started by a group of independently owned staffing company partners in 2004. As an international staffing agency, it serves companies with multiple geographic needs in the technology, manufacturing, accounting/finance, healthcare, food service, hospitality, industrial, call center and government sectors. ANSERTEAM owner/members have over 300 branch locations producing over $1.3 billion in sales, and currently serves between 430 and 480 locations each week in North America. ANSERTEAM is the only company of its kind in the United States and Canada and is headed by President, Natalie Runyan, an experienced national staffing executive. Natalie and her staff are headquartered in Dallas, Texas.
“American Express OPEN is honored to support this elite group of women who represent the full spectrum of industries and have become leaders within the women business community,” said Randi Schochet, vice president at American Express OPEN. “Entrepreneurship is an exciting option for women, and the honorees we recognize today are excellent role models for women entrepreneurs, focusing on growth and thereby creating jobs and boosting the economy.”
All submitted companies were ranked according to a sales growth formula that combines percentage and absolute growth. From this list, the 50 Fastest were selected. To be qualified for the ranking, businesses are required to be privately held, woman-owned/led companies in the U.S. or Canada and have reached annual revenue of at least $500,000 in 2007 and $2 million in 2012.
ANSERTEAM was honored at a special event hosted by American Express OPEN at the 2013 WPO Annual Conference in Dallas, TX on May 2, 2013.