Express Employment Professionals Increases Sales 46 Percent


Staffing Company Projects 2011 Growth to Top 20 Percent

East Stroudsburg, PA – Express Employment Professionals, one of the nation’s largest private staffing companies, announced today that franchisees increased sales 46 percent last year, compared to 2009.

The staffing industry, which continues to be a leading indicator of the overall employment market, saw a 14 percent increase in 2010.

In the United States and Canada, Express franchisees put more than 294,000 people to work last year. Of those, 194,000 people were placed in new jobs, and 30,000 unemployed people who found work met the criteria for the Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment Act, better known as the HIRE Act.

Express projects company growth to top 20 percent for 2011. Express’ East Stroudsburg/Tobyhanna office is reporting very strong growth in licensed/certified medical, manufacturing, distribution and office services.

The East Stroudsburg/Tobyhanna Express office, located at 364 N. Courtland St., is currently taking applications. Businesses seeking employees may call 570-424-1800.

Express Employment Professionals offers a full range of employment solutions, including evaluation hire, temporary staffing, professional search, and human resources. With over 550 offices in four countries, Express is committed to the vision of helping as many people as possible find good jobs by helping as many clients as possible find good people. For more information, visit