TROY, Mich. (March 30, 2017) – For the fifth consecutive year, KellyOCG(R), the outsourcing and consulting group of Kelly Services(R), has recognized its top performing national and global suppliers with the Company’s annual Supplier Excellence Award. The awards were presented at a reception in Michigan yesterday.

In order to receive this recognition, suppliers must participate in multiple KellyOCG managed workforce solutions programs and be evaluated on spend development and performance in the following areas:

– program scorecard results;
– compliance;
– engagement survey results.

Award winner benefits include one-on-one development sessions; a designated KellyOCG advocate to support growth; participation in supplier focus groups; collaboration on the design of KellyOCG’s proprietary supplier analytics; and the ability to work directly with senior leaders from KellyOCG.

“At Kelly, we pride ourselves in making a difference in people’s lives by connecting them with work,” said Thorsten Koletschka, supplier strategy and engagement lead, Global Talent Supply Chain Organization for KellyOCG. “Amplifying our portfolio through strong interlock with our outstanding suppliers enables us to deliver the world’s best workforce solutions. Our award winners have not only delivered distinguished services but have made a positive difference to numerous people’s lives through their dedicated and passionate work every day.”

The diversity of KellyOCG’s global supply chain is evident through its active partnerships with more than 2,700 suppliers located in 140 countries throughout the world.

The 2016 Supplier Excellence Award Winners are:


Artech Information System Klaus IT Solutions ALTEN Group
Collabera Peoplebank Claran Consultants
Digital Technology Solutions UST Global Hobson Prior
DISYS Life Sciences Consultants
Kelly Services Love and Tate
Rangam Consultants Orion Group
SAP Fieldglass PageGroup
Software Galaxy Systems Pauwels Consulting
Spectraforce Technologies PE Global
Sunrise Systems ProClinical
U.S. Tech Solutions SThree

About KellyOCG

Kelly Outsourcing and Consulting Group (KellyOCG) is the leading global advisor of talent supply chain strategies that enable companies to achieve their business goals by aligning talent strategy to business strategy across all internal and external worker categories. Core solutions include Advisory Services, CWO, RPO, Managed Services (BPO), and Career Transition. Please visit for further information on the company.

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Media Contact:

Jane Stehney
Kelly Services, Inc.