Search Wizards Ranks No. 14 on Entrepreneur Magazine's 50 Fastest-Growing Women-Owned Businesses
Atlanta, GA - November 4, 2008 - The Women Presidents' Organization and Entrepreneur Magazine Announce Second Annual Results
Presidents' Organization (WPO) and Entrepreneur Magazine ranked Search Wizards
No. 14 on their second annual list of fastest-growing women-owned businesses in
North America. Search Wizards was among
over 400 companies considered for the 50 Fastest-Growing Women-Owned
Businesses, and was ranked No. 25 on the inaugural list.
Search Wizards will be included in the ranking of the Top 50 in the November 2008 issue of Entrepreneur Magazine and will be honored at a WPO celebration of the Top 50 in December in New York City. Leslie O'Connor, CEO of Search Wizards, is quoted in the Entrepreneur article with the following advice: "Be a great juggler. As a woman in business, you will always have lots of balls in the air, including the activities of running your business and being strategic in your decisions to grow your business. In many cases, [you also have] the role of being a wife, a mother, a daughter and a sister. The same traits that make us great in all of these roles are the ones that you will rely on to excel in business."
"The fastest-growing businesses in the Top 50 are all rapidly building on existing success, and our ranking recognizes the accomplishments of these remarkable entrepreneurial women." said Marsha Firestone Ph.D., president and founder of the WPO. "The Top 50 list also shows the diversity of their business ventures, from IT consulting/engineering to industrial construction and advertising, as well as their important impact on the economies of their community." For more information about WPO, call 212-688-4114 or visit http://www.womenpresidentsorg.com.
"The companies on our Top 50 list underscore the dynamism of women business owners today" says Amy Cosper, VP/editor-in-chief at Entrepreneur. "They highlight the entrepreneurship fundamental to our nation‘s economy. These businesses, and the women leading them, are continuing to create jobs and opportunities critical to our overall economic security. We‘re proud to be recognizing their achievements." To learn more about each of the fastest-growing women-led companies, visit http://www.entrepreneur.com/women50.
About Search Wizards
Founded in 2000, Search Wizards is a leading global provider of Selective Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO). Search Wizards' team of recruiting and sourcing consultants provides expertise in core recruiting functions - internet research, direct / indirect sourcing, building talent pipelines, and screening - providing clients access to the top talent available while controlling recruiting spend, decreasing time to hire, and creating scale. We keep an active network of 6500+ mid-to-senior level Recruiters, Sourcers and Researchers - these On Demand resources can be seamlessly embedded into your Talent Acquisition team to make an immediate impact in attracting top talent.
For more information about Search Wizards, please visit www.searchwizards.net or call 404-846-9500.