RICHMOND, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apex Systems, a leading IT services company, and Apex Life Sciences, a leading scientific, engineering, and clinical research services company, are proud to announce they were selected as winners of the 2018 Bullseye Award for Staffing Innovation: Most Innovative Use of Technology – Large Firms. The award was received during the Engage 2018 conference in Boston. Apex Systems and Apex Life Sciences are part of the Apex Segment of ASGN Incorporated (NYSE: ASGN). An independent judging panel, comprised of five leaders from throughout the industry, considered the nominees degree of ‘out-of-the-box’ thinking, bottom-line impact, candidate and customer feedback, and real data. Apex was selected as a winner of this Industry Award for the second year in a row based on the Company’s innovative use of technology to transform their business.
“It is an honor that independent judges selected Apex as the winner of this industry award for the Most Innovative Use of Technology for the second year in a row,” said Rob Waddell, CIO. “As Apex has grown geographically and expanded our solutions, the way we support our business internally has also evolved. We appreciate our strong partnerships with technology companies like Bullhorn and others as they have enabled us to meet the needs of our internal workforce and clients.”
“Throughout the years, Apex has stayed on the forefront of technology with both our internal focus on innovation and the solutions we have developed to support our clients and candidates,” said Rand Blazer, President. “We are tremendously proud of how our IT, sales, delivery, and infrastructure teams have moved our company to the next level by evolving internal processes and partnering with emerging technology vendors that support our processes. Being recognized as an innovator in the IT services industry is an honor and reinforces our commitment to provide cutting-edge solutions and service to our stakeholders.”
"We created the Bullseye Awards with ClearEdge to recognize innovation and leadership in the staffing industry with a keen eye towards technology implementation," said Matthew Fischer, President and Chief Technology Officer at Bullhorn, "as the intersection of staffing and technology is where we operate to empower our customers and the industry at large. When Apex Systems won the inaugural award for Most Innovative Use of Technology last year, we were naturally impressed. When they did it again this year in the 'Large' category – amidst intense and strong competition, and determined by a panel of industry leaders including veteran staffing executives like Ursula Williams and Robin Mee – they showed that their performance and usage of the full ecosystem of workforce solutions technology was truly formidable. Congratulations again to them as one of the key players moving the industry forward!"
Apex Systems and Apex Life Sciences are committed to using technology to enhance internal workforce productivity and provide top level service for our clients. By leading the charge with innovation, Apex is well-positioned to meet the current and future needs of stakeholders.
About Apex Systems
Apex Systems combines with parent company ASGN Incorporated to be the 2nd largest IT staffing and services firm in the U.S. Founded in 1995 and headquartered in Glen Allen, Virginia, Apex utilizes specialized technology and industry practice groups to deliver the most talented and qualified technical professionals to clients within all major industries. Apex has a presence in over 65 markets across North America with contractors currently placed in companies throughout the U.S. and Canada. In 2017, Apex had over 32,480 contract employees on assignment. To learn more visit www.apexsystems.com.
About Apex Life Sciences
Apex Life Sciences combines with parent company ASGN to be the 3rd largest clinical/scientific staffing and services firm in the U.S. Since 1985 Apex Life Sciences has provided skilled scientific, engineering, and clinical research professionals for contract, contract-to-hire, and direct hire placement services throughout the U.S. and Canada. The company supports talent at all organizational levels, from PhDs and senior managers to people just starting their careers. Apex Life Sciences has a presence in more than 35 markets across North America. To learn more, visit www.apexlifesciences.com.