|By Marketwired .||
|May 19, 2014 12:20 PM EDT||
PLANO, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 05/19/14 -- Expert Global Solutions, Inc. (EGS), a global leader in Business Process Outsourcing, is proud to celebrate National Military Appreciation Month throughout the month of May. To commemorate the occasion, EGS announced today that its companies have hired 1,177 veterans and 784 military spouses, totaling 1,961 hires, since expanding its commitment to supporting the employment of veterans and military families.
As part of its commitment to veterans, in Sept. 2012, EGS, the holding company for NCO Financial Systems, Inc. and APAC Customer Services, Inc., joined the 100,000 Jobs Mission Coalition. The coalition, comprised of over 150 companies, began with a goal of hiring 100,000 veterans by 2020. As of March 31, 2014, the coalition has far exceeded that goal, having already hired 140,832 veterans. Additionally, EGS is proud to be a member of the Military Spouse Employment Partnership, which partners with the U.S. Department of Defense to identify employment opportunities that fit the unique skills and schedules of military spouses.
Ron Rittenmeyer, Chairman, President and CEO of EGS, stated, "The on-going successes of the 100,000 Jobs Mission Coalition and the Military Spouse Employment Partnership are a testament to the remarkable men and women who have served, and continue to serve, our country. The expertise these extraordinary people bring to our companies is invaluable as we continue to enhance our organization and deliver value to our clients."
Commenting on National Military Appreciation Month, COL Dennis Tewksbury (US Army, Retired), EGS Director of Military Recruiting, said, "The men and women who serve our country deserve to be honored. The month of May gives us the opportunity to do so. I consider it a privilege to offer veterans, military spouses, wounded warriors and military family members employment opportunities that enable them to support their families and build rewarding careers. Our focus has led to many incredible hires and to excellent career opportunities for nearly 2,000 veterans and military spouses."
In observance of National Military Appreciation Month and in honor of Memorial Day, EGS extends thanks, appreciation and gratitude to all those who have served and are currently serving our country, at home and abroad.
Expert Global Solutions, Inc. (EGS) is the holding company for APAC Customer Services, Inc. and NCO Financial Systems, Inc. EGS is a fully scaled and global partner serving all aspects of the CRM and ARM customer lifecycle, offering clients the unique complement of scale and a customized service delivery platform. EGS is an equal opportunity employer. For more information, visit EGS's website: www.egscorp.com.
APAC Customer Services, Inc. is a global leader of Customer Care BPO services and solutions including sales, customer care, technical support, and back-office services. APAC Customer Services' clients include some of the most recognized brands in the world across all major market verticals. APAC operates via a world-class technology and operational delivery platform that spans North America, Latin America, Europe, Africa and Asia. APAC provides end-to-end, multi-channel customer lifecycle support across the world. APAC Customer Services, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. For more information, visit APAC's website at www.apaccustomerservices.com.
NCO Financial Systems, Inc. is a leading global provider of business process outsourcing services, including accounts receivable management, revenue cycle management, and order to cash BPO services. NCO provides services across multiple vertical markets through a combination of voice, chat, email, voice automation, back-office, social media, and self-help portals. NCO provides services through over 120 offices throughout North America, Latin America, Asia, Europe, and Australia. NCO is an equal opportunity employer. For more information, visit NCO's website at www.ncogroup.com.
Director of EGS Military Recruiting
Colonel (US Army, Retired)
Expert Global Solutions
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