TORRANCE, Calif., Aug. 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- AgileOne, a total talent management leader, is the new provider of record for contingent workforce management for Bristol-Myers Squibb, a global biopharmaceutical company whose mission is to discover, develop and deliver innovative medicines that help patients prevail over serious diseases, AgileOne announced today. AgileOne is the workforce management flagship of the ActOne Group.
"As our name suggests," said Janice Bryant Howroyd, Founder and CEO of the ActOne Group, "AgileOne works to become one with our clients and the workforce. With a full spectrum of award-winning programs and cutting-edge technologies, we identify creative and flexible talent solutions that support our clients' enterprise goals. From inception, AgileOne's philosophy has remained to treat contingent talent as the 'center of the universe.' We are excited to work with Bristol-Myers Squibb and to support their patient-focused mission."
Bristol-Myers Squibb's Chief Procurement Officer Farryn Melton pointed to the alignment of priorities by both companies. "At Bristol-Myers Squibb, patients are at the center of everything we do, from developing and discovering transformational medicines to addressing barriers to accessing health care. We also embrace a diverse workforce and inclusive culture, and we consider the selection of AgileOne as critical to our supplier diversity strategy. By leveraging AgileOne's professional network, we will further strengthen our relationships with diverse suppliers," Ms. Melton said.
"We are excited and honored to partner with Bristol-Myers Squibb to support an unwavering commitment to diversity," added Ms. Howroyd. "For AgileOne, the opportunity to marry our track record of success and deep corporate history, rooted in diversity and inclusiveness, with Bristol-Myers Squibb's success in this area is a privilege."
From leading technologies to award-winning services, AgileOne provides true total talent management. Good vendors can provide cost savings, risk mitigation, vendor management, and talent acquisition; a great partner supports business goals and navigates the legislation, regulations, and trends that will shape the future. Going beyond traditional workforce programs with a single consultative partnership engagement that supports where you want to go, and how you can get there is our strength. With operations in 20 countries around the globe, AgileOne is certified Minority/woman-owned. One World. One Workforce. One Provider: AgileOne.