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New Member Rob Ferris, Advantage Services

Feb 11, 2015 No Comments by

The Alliance welcomes new member Advantage Services in Salt Lake City. Advantage Services has operated for over 20 years, initially as Valley Services under the sponsorship of Valley Mental Health (DBA Valley Behavioral Health). Advantage changed its name last year as part of a restructuring to become independent from Valley Mental Health, which continues to […]

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Mission and Profit: Can they coexist?

Feb 02, 2015 No Comments by

Mark Loranger, president and CEO of Alliance member Chrysalis in Los Angeles, reflects on the complex interaction between mission, profit and sustainability in operating their professional street cleaning and staffing service businesses. Together, the two enterprises offer transitional employment to about 500 individuals each year and generate about $7 million in revenue. Generating sufficient margin […]

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San Jose Silicon Valley Chamber names TeenForce Non-profit of the Year

Jan 22, 2015 No Comments by

Congratulations to Alliance member TeenForce, recognized by the San Jose Silicon Valley Chamber with its inaugural “Non-profit of the Year” award! “We embraced the TeenForce story the first time we heard it in 2012,” said Matt Mahood, CEO of the SJSV Chamber. “They simultaneously provide a hiring service to our Chamber members and support the […]

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More US employers to hire temps in 2015

Jan 09, 2015 No Comments by

A CareerBuilder survey finds that nearly half of employers plan to hire temporary or contract workers in 2015, up from last year’s survey, and 56% of employers hiring temporary workers plan to transition some into full-time, permanent employees. The top five areas cited for hiring include sales, customer service, IT, production and administrative. Visit Staffing […]

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Haven Staffing provides bridge to work for struggling job seekers

Dec 18, 2014 No Comments by

Alliance member Haven Staffing in Laguna Hills, California began operating this summer and helps foster youth aging out of care, single mothers and veteran job seekers achieve success in the workplace. Founder Scott Henderson has numerous corporate contracts from his 23 years in the supply chain packaging business and, with Haven Staffing, aims to “harness the power of […]

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