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SterlingBackcheck Named to Inc 5000 List of Fastest-Growing Private Companies For 2014 - September 18, 2014

Ranking Marks the 5th Time the Company has Been Recognized in the Inc. 5000 List

New York, NY – September 18, 2014 – SterlingBackcheck, a world leader in the background screening industry, today announced that it has been named to Inc. magazine’s Inc. 5000 list for 2014, marking the fifth time the company has been recognized. Sterling was ranked the 9th fastest-growing private company in the human resources sector by revenue, and 2,525 overall.

“It is always an honor to be included on this list and to be recognized among such a diverse and innovative group of fast-growing companies,” said Clare Hart, president of SterlingBackcheck. “Our commitment to continuously improving our technology and finding better, faster and more innovative ways to serve the background check needs of our clients is what fuels our growth. By doing this, we are able further our position as a leader in this industry.”

The annual Inc. 5000 event honoring all the companies on the list will be held from October 15 through 17, 2014 in Phoenix. Speakers include some of the greatest entrepreneurs of this and past generations, such as Michael Dell, Martha Stewart, host of the CNBC show “The Profit” Marcus Lemonis, Container Store Founder and CEO Kip Tindell, and Chobani Founder and CEO Hamdi Ulukaya.

About SterlingBackcheck

SterlingBackcheck is one of the largest background screening companies in the world. Led by founder William Greenblatt since 1976, SterlingBackcheck is chosen by more than 25% of the Fortune 100 and more than 20,000 organizations to help them hire and retain the right people. As a global background check leader, SterlingBackcheck employs 2,700 people in five countries and its team brings expertise in compliance, client experience and applicant experience. Connected by the world’s most advanced background check technology platform, and backed by strong financials, SterlingBackcheck continuously reinvests in its business to ensure it remains a global leader.

SterlingBackcheck™ is a trademark of Sterling Infosystems.



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