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ATLANTA, March 1, 2007 -- Spherion Corporation, a leading provider of recruiting, staffing and workforce solutions, announced today it has earned the prestigious BellSouth Gold Partner Award for 2006. The Gold Partner Award is bestowed by BellSouth to its top-performing partners in the BellSouth Retail Markets organization.
As Spherion's Partnership Director for the BellSouth business-to-business telesales program, Waymon Bryant manages a team of telemarketing and sales professionals at the Atlanta call center and will be attending the Gold Partner Award trip in March. Bryant has more than 17 years of experience in call center operations across a broad spectrum of industries and organizations. He holds bachelor's degrees in business management and sociology from the University of West Georgia and is working toward an MBA from Georgia State University in Atlanta.
"Waymon is an inspiring example of the success that solid experience, proven expertise and excellent leadership skills can achieve," said Joanne Cretella, vice president of Spherion Staffing Services in the Southeast. "He is a firm believer in the power of telesales, and drives his team to results far beyond what they think they can achieve. While we're thrilled to see him win this award from one of our top call center clients, given his consistent record of excellence, we were not surprised."
Spherion Corporation is a leading recruiting and staffing company that provides integrated solutions to meet the evolving needs of companies and job candidates. As an industry pioneer for more than 60 years, Spherion® has screened and placed millions of individuals in temporary, temp-to-hire and full-time jobs. Positions range from administrative and light industrial to a host of professions that include accounting/finance, information technology, engineering, manufacturing, legal, human resources and sales/marketing.
With approximately 650 locations in the United States and Canada, Spherion delivers innovative workforce solutions that improve business performance. Spherion provides its services to more than 8,000 customers, from Fortune 500 companies to a wide range of small and mid-size organizations. Employing 375,000 people annually through its network, Spherion is one of North America's largest employers. To learn more, visit http://www.spherion.com/. For up-to- date career tips and trends, visit Spherion's career blog, The Big TimeSM, at http://www.spherion.com/careerblog.
SOURCE: Spherion Corporation
CONTACT: Gail Blount of Spherion Corporation, +1-800-422-3819, or