March 10, 2009 // Franchising.com // Boca Raton, FL —CareersUSA is proud to announce its selection as one of The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce's Top 100 Minority Businesses. This award recognizes CareersUSA for its demonstrated achievements in overall growth, as well as excellence in innovation, employee workplace initiatives, commitment to diversity, corporate citizenship and future expansion plans. Marilyn J. Ounjian, CareersUSA's founder and chief executive officer was pleased with the recognition.
"We're honored to be recognized among so many deserving companies for our efforts in promoting diversity," said Ounjian. "Being woman-owned, we understand the barriers that exist in business and strive to eliminate them for those seeking to better themselves."
Finalists will be honored at a celebratory luncheon on March 12, 2009 at Jungle Island in Miami, and will be recognized in two Miami Herald Business Monday ads prior to the event.
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 28-year history, CareersUSA has carved a distinct niche in the staffing industry through its commitment to customer service excellence and technological innovation. The company has pioneered a new web-based staffing and HR solution with PerfectTIME, an intuitive, convenient and efficient web-based time and attendance solution that helps organizations optimize workforce management. In addition to the industry's leading time and attendance engine, PerfectTIME offers biometric technology that eliminates time fraud tactics, and an extensive and flexible set of tools to track, manage, and measure employee time data in real-time.
Marilyn J. Ounjian has received numerous accolades including leading CareersUSA to be named one of South Florida Business Journal's Best Places to Work in 2009 as well as being named a regional finalist for Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur of the Year award.