KellyOCG Expands Global Marketing Presence Through Partnership with SSON

TROY, Mich. (May 5, 2011) — KellyOCG, the outsourcing and consulting group of Kelly Services, Inc., a leader in providing workforce solutions, has once again partnered with the Shared Services & Outsourcing Network (SSON) to attend and sponsor events, and to contribute to thought leadership and online content for their members.

The partnership supports KellyOCG’s strategic growth objectives while expanding its marketing presence across all four corners of the globe.

“Kelly Services has a proven record of successful recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) and customized recruitment projects,” said D. Zachary Misko, global director, KellyOCG. “Companies look to RPO to source better employees, more quickly. When done right, recruitment process outsourcing delivers organizations a strategic advantage through the quality of their people.

“We sought to partner with organizations that have notable industry awareness and leadership in the workforce solutions space, both within and outside of the United States,” Misko added. “Through this partnership, KellyOCG will gain more access to its targeted clientele and will have additional opportunities to share meaningful content through key speaking roles and participation in programs and committees.”

As a result of the organization’s recent partnership with SSON, representatives from KellyOCG will be attending and speaking at several SSON sponsored events, listed below. Please visit for complete details on all SSON events that KellyOCG is involved in this year.

Shared Services & Outsourcing Week, May 9 — 11 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The 11th annual conference will feature more than 750 shared services and outsourcing professionals with keynote presentations by leading industry experts including KellyOCG’s Susan DeFazio who will serve as chair of the HR conference track.

• Shared Services Outsourcing Week, September 5 — 8 in Singapore.

• Shared Services & Outsourcing Week, October 3 — 4 in London.

For more information about each of these events, please visit

About the SSON

The Shared Services & Outsourcing Network (SSON) is the largest and most established community of shared services and outsourcing professionals. We provide the roof under which key industry experts and organizations share their experience, knowledge and tools, and your practitioner peers connect with other all over the world, face to face and online. SSON focuses on developing its members through providing training, tools, and networking opportunities. Our staff works from international offices in New York, London, Singapore, Sydney, Johannesburg, Berlin and Dubai to research current trends and developments in shared services. Visit

About KellyOCG

KellyOCG is the Outsourcing and Consulting Group of Kelly Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: KELYA, KELYB), a leader in providing workforce solutions. KellyOCG is a global leader in innovative talent management solutions in the areas of Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO), Business Process Outsourcing (BPO), Contingent Workforce Outsourcing (CWO), including Independent Contractor Solutions, Human Resources Consulting, Career Transition and Organizational Effectiveness, and Executive Search. Visit

About Kelly Services

Kelly Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: KELYA, KELYB) is a leader in providing workforce solutions. Kelly® offers a comprehensive array of outsourcing and consulting services as well as world-class staffing on a temporary, temporary-to-hire and direct hire basis. Serving clients around the globe, Kelly provides employment to 480,000 employees annually. Revenue in 2009 was $4.3 billion. Visit

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