March 19, 2008 // Franchising.com // Boca Raton, FL —For the fifth consecutive year, CareersUSA, a Boca Raton-based national staffing firm, has been named a finalist for the South Florida Business Journal's Business of the Year award.
Marilyn J. Ounjian, founder and chief executive officer of the 27-year-old firm, which won the award in 2005, was thrilled to add this distinction to its list of accolades.
"My employees work extremely hard and it's because of them that CareersUSA continues to receive recognition," she said.
The annual awards ceremony ranks tri-county businesses based on a variety of factors, including the number of employees, revenue range, net income growth, civic involvement and employee improvement programs. Judges from area businesses anonymously vote on the finalists, and ultimately the winners.
Founded in 1981, CareersUSA is a national staffing firm that offers temporary, temp-to-hire and direct hire services to businesses in a wide-range of industries, and exciting career opportunities to skilled professionals throughout the country.
During its 26-year history, CareersUSA has carved a distinct niche in the staffing industry through its commitment to customer service excellence and technological innovation. The company is pioneering new web-based staffing and HR solutions with its PerfectSOLUTIONS suite, which includes PerfectTIME® (time and attendance), PerfectPAY® (payroll), PerfectSKILLS® (skills assessments/training) and PerfectBILLS (invoicing).
CareersUSA and founder/Chief Executive Officer Marilyn J. Ounjian have received numerous accolades, including the South Florida Business Journal's Business Woman and Business of the Year awards, and being named a regional finalist for Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur of the Year award.