We Hold Ourselves To A Higher Standard

Discover the difference that's making the world a safer place.

We take care of the hard stuff so you don’t have to...

As the leader in global background screening, Sterling has perfected everything your business needs to hire fast with confidence. We see the big picture, with a vision to make the world a safer place – in the workplace, hospitals, on the road, and in schools to name a few. Advanced technology, accuracy, and industry-leading turnaround time is not something that Sterling strives for – it’s our norm. That’s because we hold ourselves to a higher standard.

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Our Executive Team

William Greenblatt

Chairman and Co-CEO

Josh Peirez


Richard Seldon


Vikas Vig

Chief Fulfillment Officer

Alla Schay

Chief Client Officer

Sravana Karnati

Chief Product & Technology Officer

Lou Paglia

Chief Innovation Officer and President of SureID

Daniel P. O’Brien

Chief Financial Officer

Steve Barnett

Executive Vice President & General Counsel

Danielle Korins

Chief Human Resources Officer

Billy Goldstein

Executive Vice President of Acquisitions and Mergers

GV Prasad

CEO India & Global Head of Operations

Join the Sterling Team!

Be a part making making the world a better place.

Growth Opportunities

You will have opportunities to learn. Our CEO is all about learning – you’ll hear from him at least once a week with links to articles, book recommendations, and industry insight

Make a Difference

Your job will make a difference to the world – not only do we help brands hire faster, and people feel safer, we also give back. Our global philanthropic REACH program focuses on helping people find work.

Enjoy Great Benefits

You will be rewarded – along with our competitive salary, target bonuses and great benefits, we also have amazing perks! Generous PTO, commuting shuttle buses, an Orlando vacation home free of charge, and more!

Share Your Voice

Your voice will be heard – we have monthly contests celebrating your great ideas.

Build Lasting Relationships

You will make lifelong friends – we have offices worldwide, complete with holiday parties, happy hours, pool tables, fun events, and more!

Recent FCRA Updates You Need to Know

The Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) has been in the news lately due to the changes from the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act, which amended sections of the Dodd-Frank Act. One of the amendments, The Security Freeze Notice, which went into effect on September 21, 2018, has required Consumer Reporting Agencies (CRA), to…

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Want to talk background checks or brainstorm about hiring solutions? Need us to just listen? Whatever the reason, we are here to help.

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Mailing Address

PO Box 1048
Bothell, WA 98041-1048