RESTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Maximus (NYSE: MMS), a leading provider of government services worldwide, is aware of incorrect reporting circulating among certain news outlets. Maximus, Inc., a Virginia corporation with the ticker symbol MMS, has been mistaken for a privately-held Canadian firm in the agriculture technology business bearing a similar name. Earlier today, Ingersoll Rand (NYSE:IR) announced an agreement to acquire the Canadian firm.
Since 1975, Maximus has operated under its founding mission of Helping Government Serve the People®, enabling citizens around the globe to successfully engage with their governments at all levels and across a variety of health and human services programs. Maximus delivers innovative business process management and technology solutions that contribute to improved outcomes for citizens and higher levels of productivity, accuracy, accountability, and efficiency of government-sponsored programs. With more than 34,000 employees worldwide, Maximus is a proud partner to government agencies in the United States, Australia, Canada, Italy, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Sweden, and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit maximus.com.