Adecco Staffing Named Top Company For Diversity And Inclusion by Uptown Professional Magazine

Diversity and inclusion are priorities for us

Melville, NY (February 04, 2013) – Adecco Staffing US, a leading provider of workforce and recruitment solutions, is pleased to announce being named one of Uptown Professional Magazine’s Top 40 Companies for Diversity and Inclusion.

The recipients of the Top Companies & Organizations for Diversity and Inclusion Award were chosen based-upon a number of criteria, including persons of color and women on the Board of Directors and a noteworthy representation of diverse individuals in senior-level management.

“At Adecco, diversity and inclusion are priorities for us,” said Lois Cooper, vice president of corporate social responsibility and inclusion for Adecco Group North America. “With Adecco Staffing employing more than 3,000 individuals and putting over 100,000 job seekers to work each week, diversity and inclusion are two elements that must be a part of our organization.”

“We are so excited and honored to receive this award,” said Joyce Russell, president of Adecco Staffing US. “Adecco is a company based on people and we understand the importance of a strong and diverse workplace – all backgrounds must be included in order to continue to be successful organization.”

Adecco will be featured in the Winter 2012-2013 issue of Uptown Professional magazine and was chosen amongst hundreds of companies and organizations across the United States.

About Adecco Staffing US

Adecco Staffing US is the nation's leading provider of recruitment and workforce solutions. It is the pre-eminent workforce management partner for Fortune 500 companies and career advisement expert for American workers, serving all of the key industries and professions that drive the US economy forward. Adecco has more than 900 career centers and, on any given day, connects 70,000 talented workers to the best job opportunities across the country, making them one of America's largest employers. Visit for more information.

About Adecco Group North America

Every day we provide our clients with the talent they need, and help solve the business challenges they face today – and will encounter tomorrow. Our clients rely on us for a wide range of workforce solutions including:

  • Contingent staffing and direct hire recruitment for large enterprise organizations across all skill sets
  • Workforce solutions and consulting including Managed Services Programs (MSP) & Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO)
  • Career transition and leadership consulting
  • Specialty staffing, project solutions and consulting services

Additional information is available through our websites at

About the Adecco Group:

The Adecco Group, based in Zurich, Switzerland, is the world's leading provider of HR solutions. With more than 33,000 FTE employees and a network of over 5,500 branches, in over 60 countries and territories around the world, Adecco Group offers a wide variety of services, connecting around 700,000 associates with more than 100,000 clients every day. The services offered fall into the broad categories of temporary staffing, permanent placement, career transition and talent development, as well as outsourcing and consulting. The Adecco Group is a Fortune Global 500 company.

Adecco Group AG is registered in Switzerland ISIN: CH0012138605) and listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (ADEN).