KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Jason Leverant, president and COO of AtWork Group a top multi-specialty staffing franchise headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee, was named to the 2016 class of The Greater Knoxville Business Journal's 40 Under 40.
Leverant is responsible for national franchise development as well as operational support for the AtWork franchise owners across the nation.
"What led me to the staffing industry and kept me there was the ability to change people's lives," said Leverant. "We're helping people find a job and put food on the table. It's really exciting to be able to make an impact in somebody's life like that. I think that's what the 40 Under 40 is about – making a positive impact on the people in your community, both in business and in your personal life. For that, I am proud to be a part of this year's honorees."
Leverant joined AtWork in October 2007 as vice president of sales, and was promoted to president and COO in 2014. He has worked with the American Staffing Association on a number of fronts and in November Leverant was named their first Volunteer of the Year. Leverant was instrumental in rejuvenating the Tennessee Staffing Association, where he served as president.
AtWork provides companies with flexible employment solutions with the highest level of service available and was recently named Franchise Times Top 200+ list, No. 349 on Entrepreneur Magazine's 2016 "Franchise 500" List, as well as an Inavero's 2016 Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Award winners list. AtWork Group's list of accolades also includes: Workforce Magazine's Temporary Staffing Providers Hot List for 2013, the Staffing Industry Analysts Largest U.S. Staffing Firms List for 2013, the Franchise Times' Next 300 Franchise Systems, and a 2016 Inc. 5000 ranking.
About AtWork Group
Leading the staffing industry since 1992, AtWork Group has grown its franchise to more than 90 locations nationwide. Each location provides employers and employees with the AtWork range of services including: AtWork Personnel Services, AtWork Medical Services, AtWork HelpingHands Services, and AtWork Search Group. AtWork has been cited as one of Staffing Industry Analysts' top U.S. staffing firms. They rank on Entrepreneur Magazine's 2016 "Franchise 500" list, the Staffing Industry Analysts' "Largest U.S. Staffing Firms for 2015" and "Fastest Growing Staffing Firms" lists, and the "Inc. 5000 2016" list. AtWork Group's remarkable growth is fueled by the vision of founders John and Glenda Hall: "Think ahead, create opportunity, give exceptional support to franchise offices and always look for the better way, every day." For more information, visit www.atwork.com or call 800.383.0804.
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