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May 1 | 2012

Sterling Selects Cleveland for New Regional Headquarters

Company Seeks to Establish a Sales, Account Management, and Client Service Hub at its Independe...

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May 6 | 2013

Sterling Infosystems Names Clare Hart President

Former Dow Jones Enterprise Media Group President and Infogroup CEO is a Recogni...

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May 1 | 2014

Sterling Infosystems Changes Company Name to Sterl...

New Name Reflects Company’s Rapid Evolution and Global Growth Strategy Sterling Infosystems, a world leader in the background screening industry, announced today that it has changed its brand name to SterlingBackcheck. The new name reflects the company’s astonishing growth over the past seven years, including the 2012 acquisition of BackCheck...

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December 5 | 2011

Sterling Acquires AISS

NEW YORK, December 5, 2011 – Employment Background Screening Company Sterling...

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My Employee Did What?! Continuous Workforce Monitoring – Find Risks Before They Find You

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