April 07, 2014 // Franchising.com // KNOXVILLE, TN – AtWork Group, one of the nation’s top staffing franchisors, has promoted chief operating officer, Jason Leverant, to company president. In his new role, Leverant will help AtWork Group continue to grow and provide expert staffing services in a range of industries and sectors, as well as strengthen franchise development and operations.
"Jason has been instrumental in helping our franchisees grow their businesses and helping AtWork Group become a premier staffing agency at each of its locations nationwide," said chief executive officer John Hall. "Our proven business model and the support system sets up small business owners throughout the country for success, and Jason has played a huge role in ensuring that franchisees have all the tools they need. I look forward to seeing how, through this promotion, he helps both our company and our franchisees see continued success."
As COO, Leverant has taken the lead in developing proven operations systems and providing support to franchisees. Through those systems, he’s helped hundreds of staffing business owners grow their businesses, and thus provided the critical development and analytical insight that is a key component of the AtWork brand. His leadership in both franchise sales and client development has helped grow the company to one of the premier names in the franchise and staffing industries.
Over the past decade, Leverant has had a major impact on the staffing industry. An expert on the effects of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) on the staffing industry, he was instrumental in working with the American Staffing Association (ASA) to create the ASA Affordable Care Act Cost Calculator for Staffing.
Leverant also serves as vice chairman of the ASA’s industrial section policy council for 2014, and will serve as chairman next year. He was also named one of Staffing Industry Analysts’ most influential staffing leaders on its 2013 "Staffing 100" list.
AtWork Group is an award-winning and nationally-known franchisor of staffing services including @WORK Personnel Services, @WORK Medical Services, @WORK HelpingHands Services, and @WORK Search Group under the umbrella of the AtWork Group. The foundation for AtWork began in the 1980s, and today, AtWork has grown to be cited as one of Staffing Industry Report’s top U.S. staffing firms. AtWork Group’s remarkable growth is fueled by the vision of founders John and Glenda Hall: think ahead, create opportunity, give exceptional support to franchise offices, and always look for the better way, every day. For more information, visit www.atwork.com or call 800.383.0804.
SOURCE AtWork Group