FLEXICREW RECOGNIZES 12 OUTSTANDING EMPLOYEES OF THE YEAR

September 18th, 2017  

Flexicrew Staffing, Inc. is pleased to announce recipients of the temporary staffing employee of the year award

MOBILE, Alabama, (September 15, 2017) – Flexicrew Staffing, a leader in the industrial staffing industry, has announced that our winners have been chosen!

 

Established by the American Staffing Association, National Staffing Employee Week honors the contributions of millions of temporary and contract employees working for U.S. staffing firms each week. During the week, staffing firms from across the nation host special events to honor their greatest asset: their temporary and contract employees.

 

Flexicrew values our many employees who, through hard work and dedication, make Flexicrew one of the best staffing companies in the Southeast. We wanted to celebrate an outstanding employee from each branch that consistently goes above and beyond and has made long-term contributions to the providing superior service to their clients and to the Flexicrew family.

Flexicrew 2017 Employee of the Year Winners –

 

Willie Robinson

Mobile, AL

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jose Garcia

Gainesville, GA

 

 

 

 

 

 

William P. Harris

Lawrenceville, GA

 

 

 

 

 

 

Benton Simmons

Lula, GA

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kevin Myrick

Baton Rouge, LA

 

 

 

 

 

Kiomii Goodman

Chattanooga, TN

 

 

 

 

 

 

TOO BUSY DOING A GREAT JOB TO BE PICTURED….

 

Tim Gray

Robertsdale, AL

 

Patricia Perry Kerr

Tucker, GA

 

Devin Boudreaux

Hammond, LA

 

Nicholas Hebert

Lafayette, LA

 

Gerard White

New Orleans, LA

 

Jesus Garcia

Houston, TX

 

 

“Employers, regardless of industry, are struggling to fill job openings. These companies need employees with solid work ethic to fill long and short-term positions,” said Misty Brennan, Executive VP of Flexicrew. “We are so proud of our employees who have surpassed the expectations of our clients and met and exceeded all job requirements.”

 

“We have a common goal with our temporary employees to obtain employment and meet workforce needs in supporting industry and family prosperity. It’s truly an honor to recognize these commendable few who are at the forefront of achieving these goals,” stated Bill Brennan, Flexicrew CEO.

 

Congratulations to all of the winners. We are proud of you and thankful for the contributions you make to Flexicrew and our client companies. We are better because of you!

 

About the Award

The purpose of this annual award is to recognize an outstanding employee in each Flexicrew Staffing branch with the following attributes:

  • Responsibility – Punctual, works hard, and exhibits dedication to tasks and to completing them on time.
  • Cooperation – Displays courtesy and a pleasant attitude toward coworkers and supervisors. Good communication skills and willing to help others.
  • Creativity and Drive – Temporary employee goes above-and-beyond to get the job done, holds self to a high standard, and tries to learn different aspects of the client operation to improve the work.
  • Safety – Follows safety requirements and leads others by example in terms of safety in the workplace.

About The Flexicrew Companies

Flexicrew was recognized by Staffing Industry Analysts in 2015 as the 4th fastest-growing staffing company in the U.S. over a 5-year period.  Founded in 2008 and headquartered in Mobile, Alabama, Flexicrew makes use of technology and  best practices to deliver the most talented and qualified industrial – skilled and unskilled, technical, and professional talent to clients within most major industries. Flexicrew has a presence in over 25 markets across North America with more than 2,000 associates currently placed in companies throughout the U.S. To learn more, visit www.flexicrew.com

If you would like more information about Flexicrew Staffing or any of our hiring initiatives, please contact Misty Brennan info@flexicrew.com

Flexicrew Turns 9 Years Old!

August 10th, 2017  

MOBILE, Alabama – Flexicrew Staffing, a leader in the industrial staffing industry, reaches ninth anniversary.

Flexicrew celebrated its 9th business anniversary in July 2017. A Southeast based staffing, professional search, payroll, and HR advisory firm, Flexicrew Staffing has sustained double digit growth over the past nine years.  From modest beginnings in Mobile, Alabama to a full-service firm with 17 offices in 8 states, it has 55 in-house professionals and employs more than 2000 temporary, part-time and contract employees.  The firm specializes in Industrial, Administrative, and Production/Manufacturing Professionals.

Co-founders Bill and Misty Brennan began the company with the vision of providing southeastern companies necessary talent to help manage their workforce and achieve their business goals.

“From start-up to today we have believed that there is value in the assistance we provide our clients and employees,” said CEO Bill Brennan.

“We serve our clients by identifying and attracting qualified candidates that employers can then develop and retain.  We also encourage and assist the careers of the conscientious people we put to work,” said Misty Brennan, Flexicrew Executive VP.

“During the past nine years we have employed tens of thousands of workers – connecting employers who have talent needs with workers looking for opportunities.  We have supplied both workforce management and employee coaching advice that both parties might not find otherwise.”

Flexicrew Staffing provides assistance outside of business in our many locales. The company and its employees want to give back and we have a strong commitment to local charities.

What’s their future vision?  Bill and Misty aspire to being the premier industrial staffing agency and professional search firm across the markets where they operate.  Their goal is to double the size of the company over the next five years.

“Of course, these are ambitious objectives, but we know we can accomplish them because of our staff’s excellence and our loyal service to clients and employees.  In many ways, we’re only at the beginning of our journey!” said Bill Brennan.

About Flexicrew Staffing

Flexicrew was recognized by Staffing Industry Analysts in 2015 as the 4th fastest-growing staffing company in the U.S. over a 5-year period.  Founded in 2008 and headquartered in Mobile, Alabama, Flexicrew makes use of technology and industry best practices to deliver the most talented and qualified industrial – skilled and unskilled, technical, and clerical professionals to clients within most major industries. Flexicrew has a presence in over 25 markets across North America with more than 2,000 contractors currently placed in companies throughout the U.S. To learn more, visit www.flexicrew.com

 

 

Flexicrew Wins 2017 Best of Staffing Client Award

February 16th, 2017  

U.S. 4th Fastest Growing Staffing Firm Earns Award for 4th Time – A Four peat!

 

MOBILE, Alabama, (February 16, 2017) – Flexicrew Staffing, a leader in the industrial staffing industry, announced that for the 4th time Flexicrew earned Inavero’s Best of Staffing® Client Award for providing superior service to their clients.

 

Presented in partnership with CareerBuilder, Inavero’s Best of Staffing Client winners have proven to be industry leaders in service quality based completely on client ratings. The elite Best of Staffing Award winners have client satisfaction scores more than three times higher than the industry average, with just 1-2% of all U.S. staffing agencies earning the 2017 Best of Staffing.

 

“We are proud to receive this acknowledgment for the fourth time and to be included on such a distinguished list of staffing companies,” Flexicrew CEO, Bill Brennan said. “Flexicrew works hard to provide the best service, with the speed and flexibility that our clients expect. Client feedback is quite important for us to be sure our company goals match our clients’ needs. We truly appreciate the recognition from our clients that confirms we are satisfying their requirements.  I am proud of our team’s achievement and recognition.”

 

The survey had clients rank their relationship with Flexicrew on a scale of 1-10. A score of 9 or 10 indicates the client has a positive relationship with the company and is likely to recommend us to peer companies. Flexicrew received high satisfaction ratingsfrom over 90% of their clients.

 

Some of the five start reviews offered by clients include:

Chandra always does an excellent job doing whatever is needed for our company. She communicates clearly and is extremely knowledgeable of what is needed to fulfill our needs.”“Their paperwork process is very good and their follow up is exceptional!”

Excellent service and a good working relationship…”

We love our Gainesville Flexicrew team. They are awesome to work with and always have our wants and needs covered.”

Over the past year, 98% of all employees sent to our site were great workers.”

Minimized production downtime and unnecessary overtime.”

Ashley has always been great to work with. Customer service is awesome.”

Whether I need a temp for a day or several days, I always call Flexicrew because I can depend on them to make sure their temp shows up for work. Their office always calls to make sure the temp they send is working out for us.”

 

Inavero’s complete Best of Staffing list can be viewed at www.bestofstaffing.com. For more information about Inavero, visit www.inavero.com.

 

About Flexicrew Staffing

Flexicrew is the 4th fastest growing staffing company in the U.S. (Staffing Industry Analysts 2015). Founded in 2008 and headquartered in Mobile, Alabama, Flexicrew makes use of technology and industry best practices to deliver the most talented and qualified industrial – skilled and unskilled, technical, and clerical professionals to clients within most major industries. Flexicrew has a presence in over 25 markets across North America with more than 2,000 contractors currently placed in companies throughout the U.S. To learn more, visit www.flexicrew.com.

About Inavero

Inavero administers more staffing agency client and talent satisfaction surveys than any other firm in the world. Inavero’s team reports on over 1.2 million satisfaction surveys from staffing agency clients and talent each year and the company serves as the American Staffing Association’s exclusive service quality partner.

About Inavero’s Best of Staffing

Inavero’s Best of Staffing® Award is the only award in the U.S. that recognizes staffing agencies that have proven superior service quality based completely on the ratings given to them by their clients and job candidates. Award winners are highlighted by city and area of expertise on BestofStaffing.com – an online resource for hiring professionals and job seekers to find the best staffing agencies to call when they are in need.

Note to Media:

For more information on Flexicrew, Inc. please contact Misty Brennan, Senior VP for Flexicrew companies at 251.509.7588 or by email at mbrennan@flexicrew.com.

In addition, please be sure to check out the Flexicrew, Inc. website at www.Flexicrew.com.

 

Message from the CEO for 2017

February 14th, 2017  

To our friends and clients,

 

As we get rolling into 2017, I want to thank you for choosing and recommending The Flexicrew Companies as your trusted staffing partner.  We remain committed to the same strategy of growth and excellence for which The Flexicrew Companies have become known—focusing on your success and satisfaction.

 

A few 2017 initiatives to continue to meet our customers’ needs and support continued growth will include:

  • Adding new members to Senior Leadership
  • Adding key support team members
  • Improving employee education and improvement resources
  • Developing new customer satisfaction initiatives, including improved regular communication
  • Investing in technology upgrades to offer the latest customer support.

 

Because of your partnership and support, we have continued our mission of taking care of our customers:

  • Earned Inavero’s Best of Staffing® Client Award for five years by providing superior service based completely on the ratings given by our clients, with just 1-2% of staffing firms earning the 2016 Best of Staffing
  • American Staffing Association (ASA) has honored us with its 2016 Achievement Award.
  • Encourages and pays for all employees to become TSC certified, after one- years’ service.  This supports our customers with professional recruiters trained in staffing industry legal, legislative, and regulatory requirements.

 

We have continued our mission of taking care of our employees, and giving back to our communities:

  • Participates in the Relay For Life in Gulf Shores, AL, supporting cancer survivors along the Gulf Coast and raising funds for research for a cure
  • Highly supportive of Junior Achievement in working to provide vital economic programs to students in the Greater New Orleans area
  • Focused attention on Work Opportunity programs for rehabilitation of people with substance abuse, prison parolees, and recent veterans and hired a 73-year old intern to help combat ageism and show our employees and customers the value of providing employment opportunities to under-represented, but qualified workforce groups.

 

I hope this past year has been full of great happiness and success for you. We look forward to continuing our work together with you throughout this new year. Happy 2017!

 

Kindest regards,

Bill Brennan, CEO

 

 

 

 

 

 

FTS Welcomed into Goldman Sachs Small Businesses Program

January 12th, 2017  

 

Brandon Smith, Managing Partner of Flexicrew Technical Services, awarded scholarship to prestigious, nationwide Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program

Technical Services

 

Metairie, LA, January 10, 2017–

Flexicrew Technical Services Managing Partner, Brandon Smith, was invited to participate in Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program at Delgado Community College where he will attend with a small number of other local New Orleans area small business leaders.

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program is a $500 million initiative to unlock the growth and job creation potential of small businesses across the United States by providing them with greater access to business education, financial capital, and business support services.

Stated Smith, “I am proud to be selected and excited to be a part of this dynamic program.  I look forward to continued business growth and the ability to create more employment across the Gulf South Region.Goldman Sachs logo

As part of the program, Smith will spend 14 weeks at Delgado Community College starting January 18th.  He will study a business and management curriculum designed by the top-ranked school for entrepreneurial education, and customized by Delgado Community College faculty. The curriculum covers topics including accounting, human resources, negotiation, and marketing. The program also includes one-on-one mentoring, accounting workshops and advice from Goldman Sachs’ professionals. The program culminates with each participant developing a strategic growth plan for their business.

Stephanie Bell of Delgado Community College congratulated Brandon by saying, “The selection process was quite competitive, as we received many outstanding applications from throughout the New Orleans Gulf South Region.  You were chosen from a strong pool of candidates.

We hope that with your dedication and commitment, you will benefit from the program and continue to take your business to new heights.”

Within six months of graduation from this program, nearly 70 percent of program alumni increase revenues and 48 percent add jobs, per a recent report by Babson College, Stimulating Small Business Growth.Brandon Smith new resize

About Brandon Smith:

Brandon Smith is the Managing Partner of Flexicrew Technical Services, a leader in technical placements, focused on flexibility, speed of recruitment and skills accuracy in the New Orleans and Gulf South Region.

Brandon has an extensive  background in the Staffing Industry .

About Flexicrew Technical Services:

Flexicrew Technical Services began operations in January, 2015 and is a leader in technical placements, focused on flexibility, accuracy, and efficient recruitment. It was awarded the 2016 American Staffing Association Genius Award, displaying the most innovative and effective communications in the staffing, recruiting and workforce solutions industry.

The Flexicrew companies are family-owned and run since 2008, that’s brought together the best management and support team, resulting in over 95% customer satisfaction.  * Certified survey by Inavero.

If you would like more information about Flexicrew Technical Services or any of our hiring initiatives, please contact Brandon Smith at 504.400.9140 or email to bsmith at flexicrewtech.com.

Flexicrew Technical Services (FTS) Honored with Communications Award

September 30th, 2016  

American Staffing Association (ASA) has honored FTS with its 2016 Achievement Awardsuperhero-pic

Metairie, LA, September 29, 2016–  Flexicrew Technical Services (FTS) announced today it was the recipient of the annual achievement award for the best of member-firm communications programs.

The award will be formally presented as part of the ASA Staffing World convention and expo, October 25-27 in San Diego in front of 2,000+ member-firm professionals.

This honor, the 2016 ASA Staffing Genius Award, is for a targeted, direct mail campaign in an industry that benefits U.S. workers, hiring companies and the overall economy.

“The ASA Staffing Genius Awards program annually showcases the most innovative and effective communications and marketing programs in the staffing, recruiting and workforce solutions industry,” said Richard Wahlquist, ASA president and CEO.

“I am very proud of our collaborative marketing program,” said Brandon Smith, Managing Partner of Flexicrew Technical Services.  “Our corporate marketing professionals, with FTS guidance, in partnership with Haley Marketing, developed creative and effective concepts for reaching out to a specifically targeted audience.  I’m really pleased that our industry peers saw and recognized our efforts.”

Speed, accuracy, consistency and market outreach in the technical business community has resulted in a 250% year-over-year growth since FTS began operations in January 2015.  Additional growth is expected as FTS maintains its commitment to provide skilled candidates for even the most difficult placements.

Flexicrew Technical Services is a leader in technical placements, focused on flexibility, accuracy and efficient recruitment.

The Flexicrew companies are family-owned and run since 2008, that’s brought together the best management and support team, resulting in over 95% customer satisfaction.  * Certified survey by Inavero.

If you would like more information about Flexicrew Technical Services or any of our hiring initiatives, please contact Brandon Smith at 504.400.9140 or email to bsmith@flexicrewtech.com.