Staff Management | SMX to Exhibit at Eighth Annual VMS Professionals Conference

Staff Management | SMX, the industry’s leading provider of comprehensive staffing solutions, will be an exhibitor at the upcoming VMS Professionals Conference held May 31-June 1, 2012 at McDonald’s Hamburger University in Oakbrook, IL. The topic of this year’s conference is VMS — Evolution or Revolution: Is Your Contingent Workforce Program Gaining Ground or Continuing to Fight Battles?

The VMS Professionals Conference focuses on best practices for vendor management in contingent labor management programs. The 2012 conference will highlight the progress made in managing contingent workers and explore the challenges still faced. Keynote speaker topics include: Healthcare Reform and Its Impact on Contingent Workers, Evolution and Revolution of Contingent Worker Programs, and What’s next?: The Evolving role of today’s contingent workforce manager, among others.

“We are pleased to be in attendance at the 2012 VMS Professionals Conference,” says Anne Osty, Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Staff Management | SMX. “We always enjoy this event which provides a meaningful way to connect with buyers, clients and fellow vendors on the topics of Vendor Management and the evolution of contingent workforce programs.”

This conference is designed exclusively for professionals who manage a contingent workforce for their own organization. Previous year’s attendees included companies such as: Abbott Laboratories, American Family Insurance, BP, bmc Software, Cisco, Discover Financial, Health Care Services Corporation, Kohl’s, Kraft Foods, Morgan Stanley, McDonald’s, TransUnion and United Airlines.

About VMS Professionals
VMS Professionals is a national association comprised of end user companies networking to discuss best practices in the acquisition and management of contingent labor. Our Mission is to network and educate with the highest professional integrity for the purpose of growing VMS Best Practices and contributing to the industry as a whole. For more information, please visit

About Staff Management | SMX
Founded in 1988, Staff Management | SMX is a recognized global leader in workforce management solutions. Staff Management | SMX is the pioneer of high-volume Vendor on Premise (VOP) staffing solutions and is ranked one of the top MSP providers worldwide by staffing buyers on HRO Today’s 2012 Baker’s Dozen for MSP providers. Staff Management | SMX solutions provide best talent, drive compliance, yield tangible savings and build sustainable value. One of America’s Top Job Creators on Inc. Magazine’s Inc. 5000, Staff Management | SMX is ranked among the Largest Global Staffing Providers by the Staffing Industry Analysts and was the winner of Best Overall Company of the Year in the 2011 Stevie Awards for Women in Business. Staff Management | SMX has been a charter member in the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement IMAGE Program since 2006 and achieved Workers’ Compensation Risk Certification in 2011.