KellyOCG® Named to 2012 Global Outsourcing 100 List by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals®

TROY, Mich. — July 20, 2012 — KellyOCG, the outsourcing and consulting group of Kelly Services®, has been named to The Global Outsourcing 100 List by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals® (IAOP®). This is the first year that KellyOCG, which placed 64th in the Leaders category, has been named to the list.

The 2012 Global Outsourcing 100 List, now in its seventh year, recognizes the worlds’ best outsourcing service providers and advisors. Rankings are based on applications received and evaluated by an independent judging panel organized by IAOP. The winning companies were judged on four critical characteristics: size and growth; customer references; organizational competencies; and management capabilities.

“Kelly is committed to delivering innovative and customized outsourcing solutions to clients. By understanding their business pressures, we determine how to best bring value to their organization and then help to meet their talent and workforce management goals through a managed or outsourced solution,” said Teresa Carroll, Senior Vice President and General Manager, KellyOCG. “Being named to the Global Outsourcing 100 list reinforces this commitment and the recognition of our efforts by the outsourcing industry and the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals. We are proud to join this list of accomplished service providers.”

“In today’s economy, it is more important than ever for outsourcing end users to be able to easily identify and select the right company for their outsourcing needs,” said IAOP Chairman, Michael Corbett. “The Global Outsourcing 100 and The World’s Best Outsourcing Advisors lists are essential for companies who are looking for proven leaders and rising stars in the outsourcing industry.”

About IAOP

The International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) is the global, standard-setting organization and advocate for the outsourcing profession. With more than 120,000 members and affiliates worldwide, IAOP helps companies increase their outsourcing success rate, improve their outsourcing ROI, and expand the opportunities for outsourcing across their businesses. To learn more, visit

About KellyOCG

KellyOCG is the Outsourcing and Consulting Group of workforce solutions provider, Kelly Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: KELYA, KELYB). KellyOCG is a global leader in innovative talent management solutions in the areas of Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO), Business Process Outsourcing (BPO), Contingent Workforce Outsourcing (CWO), including Independent Contractor Solutions, Human Resources Consulting, Career Transition and Executive Coaching and Development, and Executive Search. Visit

About Kelly Services

Kelly Services, Inc., (NASDAQ: KELYA, KELYB) is a leader in providing workforce solutions. Kelly® offers a comprehensive array of outsourcing and consulting services as well as world-class staffing on a temporary, temporary-to-hire and direct-hire basis. Serving clients around the globe, Kelly provides temporary employment to more than 550,000 employees annually. Revenue in 2011 was $5.6 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn, & Twitter.
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Jane Stehney
Kelly Services, Inc.