KellyOCG(R) Named to the 2016 Global Outsourcing 100(R) Service Providers List for the fifth consecutive year by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals(R)

TROY, Mich. – February 16, 2016 – KellyOCG, the outsourcing and consulting group of Kelly Services(R), was named to the Leaders category for the 2016 Global Outsourcing 100 list by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP(R)). This is the fifth consecutive year that KellyOCG has been named to the list. The announcement was made at the 2016 Outsourcing World Summit(R) in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, today.

The 2016 Global Outsourcing 100 list recognizes the world’s best outsourcing service providers and advisors. The list is based on applications received, and judging is based on a rigorous scoring methodology that includes review by an independent panel of IAOP customer members with extensive experience in selecting outsourcing service providers and advisors for their organizations. The 2016 panel is led by IAOP CEO Debi Hamill and Chairman Michael F. Corbett.

“Choosing the right partners is more important than ever. Companies that outsource, not only in the traditional sense but also through the wide array of the ever-changing collaborative business models, are scrutinizing their providers very closely,” said Debi Hamill, IAOP CEO. “The Global Outsourcing 100 list is the definitive guide to help companies research and compare service providers with whom they are considering a relationship.”

The five areas considered and judged for 2016 Global Outsourcing 100 program include:

– Size and Growth as measured in revenue, employees and global presence.
– Customer References as demonstrated through value being created at the company’s top customers.
– Awards and Certifications as demonstrated through the value being created through industry recognition, and relevant organizational and individual professional certifications.
– Programs for Innovation as demonstrated through specific programs and resulting outcomes that produce new forms of value for customers.
– Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) as shown through corporate programs and outcomes that address such topics as community involvement and development, labor practices, human rights, fair operation practices, environmental impacts, consumer issues, and organizational governance.

“We are proud of this recognition as one of the world’s best outsourcing providers for the fifth consecutive year,” said Teresa Carroll, senior vice president and general manager, Global Talent Solutions, Kelly Services. “Organizations today require sharper focus on operational effectiveness and workforce productivity to achieve their business goals. Our Talent Supply Chain and BPO managed solutions continue to drive labor and process efficiencies enabling our clients to stabilize work outcomes, achieve cost targets, and increase speed to market, thus optimizing their business results.”

About IAOP
IAOP is the go-to association leading the way to improve outsourcing outcomes by bringing together customers, providers and advisors in a collaborative, knowledge-based environment that promotes professional development, recognition, certification and excellence. With more than 120,000 members and affiliates worldwide, IAOP is not only on top of the latest trends but in front of them. Through its expansive global chapter network, premier training and certification programs, knowledge center, member community and more, IAOP helps members learn, grow and succeed. For more information and how you can become involved, visit

About KellyOCG
KellyOCG(R), the outsourcing and consulting group of workforce solutions provider, Kelly Services, is a global leader in integrated workforce solution delivery. KellyOCG consults with clients worldwide providing customized, holistic talent supply chain management solutions in the areas of strategic workforce planning, workforce analytics, candidate experience, employer branding, enhanced services, and talent sourcing. In addition to providing integrated workforce solutions, KellyOCG specializes in recruitment process outsourcing (RPO), business process outsourcing (BPO), contingent workforce outsourcing (CWO), career transition, executive search, and executive coaching and development.

This is the fifth consecutive year KellyOCG was named to the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals(R) Global Outsourcing 100(R) list.

Further information about KellyOCG may be found at

About Kelly Services
Kelly Services (NASDAQ: KELYA, KELYB) is a global leader in providing workforce solutions. Kelly(R) 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 world, Kelly provided employment to approximately 550,000 employees in 2015. Revenue in 2015 was $5.5 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.

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