It may seem rare to hear the words innovation and compliance in the same sentence; but that is exactly where the staffing industry sits today...at the intersection of great demand for top-skilled independent contractors and tighter enforcement...
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Foster City, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) March 01, 2011
ICon Professional Services, the nation’s oldest and leading provider of independent contractor (IC) compliance solutions, announced today that its president and chief executive officer, Patricia Griffin, will be a featured expert at the Staffing Industry Analysts Executive Forum, March 2, 2011 in Miami Beach, FL.
As a speaker for the session titled “Independent Contractor Compliance: A New Revenue Stream?” Ms. Griffin will be focusing on how suppliers of staffing services can meet their clients’ increasing demand for highly skilled independent contractors while remaining compliant in the face of changing legislation on the federal and state levels. During this session, staffing company executives and owners will learn about the latest trends and issues around worker classification, receive an update on the legislative and legal changes, and what it all means as a business opportunity for staffing providers.
“It may seem rare to hear the words innovation and compliance in the same sentence; but that is exactly where the staffing industry sits today, ” Griffin said, “At this intersection of great demand for top-skilled independent contractors and tighter enforcement, Fortune 1000 companies require strategic compliance solutions that keep them competitive; and they will be looking to our industry to deliver it.”
Ms. Griffin is an award-winning entrepreneur and proven leader in the compliance solutions arena within the staffing industry. Other speakers at the Staffing Industry Analysts Executive Forum include Steven J. Dubner, co-author of best-sellers "Freakonomics" and "Superfreakonomics," economist Alan Beaulieu and many leaders in the staffing industry. For more information, please visit http://www.siexecutiveforum.com
About ICon Professional Services
Founded in 1997, ICon is a national provider of Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions for independent contractor compliance, risk assessment and consulting, contractor invoice management and payroll and benefits management. ICon’s compliance professionals have specific domain expertise in the federal and state rules regulating the classification of 1099/independent contractors and assisting clients with related tax filings and compliance reporting. ICon clients have achieved a perfect record of success in tax audits and avoided more than $100M in state and federal penalties by relying on the company’s unrivaled ICverify® worker classification solution. For additional information, contact ICon headquarters in Foster City, California, at (888) ICon Yes (888 426-6937), or visit the company’s web site at http://www.icontract.com.
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