Staff Leasing Kicks Off 2001 National Expansion Plans With the Opening of Two New Branches

Apr 25, 2001, 01:00 ET from Staff Leasing, Inc.

    BRADENTON, Fla., April 25 /PRNewswire/ --
 Staff Leasing, Inc. (Nasdaq: STFF), a leading human resource solutions
 provider, today announced that it is proceeding with its previously announced
 national expansion efforts with the opening of second offices in Atlanta,
 Georgia and Phoenix, Arizona.
     "As we increase the momentum of our change in target markets to focus on
 more white and gray collar industries, we are ramping up our national
 expansion efforts," stated Michael K. Phippen, Chairman and Chief Executive
 Officer of Staff Leasing.  "We currently plan to open eight new offices in
 2001, including four in new markets in major metropolitan areas.  Our national
 expansion efforts, in conjunction with our recently announced new products,
 expand our target market and our geographic reach."
     "Our national expansion efforts are primarily driven by demographics,
 including wage levels, target market opportunities, and the regional
 economies," said John Panning, Chief Financial Officer.  "Both Atlanta and
 Phoenix certainly fit the ideal profile we are seeking, and we expect the new
 offices will be very successful."
 
     The new Phoenix office address is:
 
     Staff Leasing, Inc.
     3131 East Camelback, Suites 224 and 261
     SWC 32nd Street and Camelback Road
     Phoenix, AZ 85016
     Phone number: 602-776-9566
 
     The new Atlanta office address is:
 
     Staff Leasing, Inc.
     1170 Peachtree St., Suite 1200
     Atlanta, GA 30309
     Phone number: 404-885-5720
 
     Staff Leasing is a leading human resource solutions provider in the United
 States, providing customers with a broad range of employee management
 services, including human resources consulting, recruiting, training, payroll
 administration, benefits administration, unemployment services and risk
 management.  Staff Leasing has 39 offices in Alabama, Arizona, Colorado,
 Florida, Georgia, Minnesota, North Carolina, Tennessee and Texas.  Staff
 Leasing ranks number 508 on the Fortune 1000 list based on total revenues of
 $3.1 billion in 2000.  The Company is also number 189 on the InformationWeek
 500 list of leading information technology innovators.  Staff Insurance, Inc.,
 a wholly owned subsidiary of Staff Leasing, provides a full range of corporate
 insurance products, including general liability and commercial auto.
     Staff Leasing's core services are complemented by an eCommerce strategy
 that includes STAFFweb, an eService platform that provides clients and
 worksite employees with information and resources to help maximize the benefit
 of their Staff Leasing services.
     A copy of this press release can be found on the Company's website at
 www.staff-leasing.com.
 
     NOTE: Statements in this press release relating to matters that are not
 historical facts are forward-looking statements.  Such forward-looking
 statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors
 which may cause the actual results or performance of Staff Leasing, Inc. to be
 materially different from any future results or performance expressed or
 implied by such forward-looking statements.  Such known and unknown risks,
 uncertainties and other factors include, but are not limited to, the
 following: (i) the potential for additional subsidies of health benefit plans;
 (ii) volatility in workers' compensation rates and unemployment taxes; (iii)
 possible adverse application of certain federal and state laws and the
 possible enactment of unfavorable laws or regulation; (iv) impact of
 competition from existing and new professional employer organizations; (v)
 risks associated with expansion into additional states where the Company does
 not have a presence or significant market penetration; (vi) risks associated
 with the Company's dependence on key vendors; (vii) the possibility for client
 attrition; (viii) risks associated with geographic market concentration and
 concentration of clients in the construction industry; (ix) the financial
 condition of clients; (x) the failure to properly manage growth and
 successfully integrate acquired companies and operations; and (xi) other
 factors which are described in further detail in the Company's filings with
 the Securities and Exchange Commission.
 
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    BRADENTON, Fla., April 25 /PRNewswire/ --
 Staff Leasing, Inc. (Nasdaq: STFF), a leading human resource solutions
 provider, today announced that it is proceeding with its previously announced
 national expansion efforts with the opening of second offices in Atlanta,
 Georgia and Phoenix, Arizona.
     "As we increase the momentum of our change in target markets to focus on
 more white and gray collar industries, we are ramping up our national
 expansion efforts," stated Michael K. Phippen, Chairman and Chief Executive
 Officer of Staff Leasing.  "We currently plan to open eight new offices in
 2001, including four in new markets in major metropolitan areas.  Our national
 expansion efforts, in conjunction with our recently announced new products,
 expand our target market and our geographic reach."
     "Our national expansion efforts are primarily driven by demographics,
 including wage levels, target market opportunities, and the regional
 economies," said John Panning, Chief Financial Officer.  "Both Atlanta and
 Phoenix certainly fit the ideal profile we are seeking, and we expect the new
 offices will be very successful."
 
     The new Phoenix office address is:
 
     Staff Leasing, Inc.
     3131 East Camelback, Suites 224 and 261
     SWC 32nd Street and Camelback Road
     Phoenix, AZ 85016
     Phone number: 602-776-9566
 
     The new Atlanta office address is:
 
     Staff Leasing, Inc.
     1170 Peachtree St., Suite 1200
     Atlanta, GA 30309
     Phone number: 404-885-5720
 
     Staff Leasing is a leading human resource solutions provider in the United
 States, providing customers with a broad range of employee management
 services, including human resources consulting, recruiting, training, payroll
 administration, benefits administration, unemployment services and risk
 management.  Staff Leasing has 39 offices in Alabama, Arizona, Colorado,
 Florida, Georgia, Minnesota, North Carolina, Tennessee and Texas.  Staff
 Leasing ranks number 508 on the Fortune 1000 list based on total revenues of
 $3.1 billion in 2000.  The Company is also number 189 on the InformationWeek
 500 list of leading information technology innovators.  Staff Insurance, Inc.,
 a wholly owned subsidiary of Staff Leasing, provides a full range of corporate
 insurance products, including general liability and commercial auto.
     Staff Leasing's core services are complemented by an eCommerce strategy
 that includes STAFFweb, an eService platform that provides clients and
 worksite employees with information and resources to help maximize the benefit
 of their Staff Leasing services.
     A copy of this press release can be found on the Company's website at
 www.staff-leasing.com.
 
     NOTE: Statements in this press release relating to matters that are not
 historical facts are forward-looking statements.  Such forward-looking
 statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors
 which may cause the actual results or performance of Staff Leasing, Inc. to be
 materially different from any future results or performance expressed or
 implied by such forward-looking statements.  Such known and unknown risks,
 uncertainties and other factors include, but are not limited to, the
 following: (i) the potential for additional subsidies of health benefit plans;
 (ii) volatility in workers' compensation rates and unemployment taxes; (iii)
 possible adverse application of certain federal and state laws and the
 possible enactment of unfavorable laws or regulation; (iv) impact of
 competition from existing and new professional employer organizations; (v)
 risks associated with expansion into additional states where the Company does
 not have a presence or significant market penetration; (vi) risks associated
 with the Company's dependence on key vendors; (vii) the possibility for client
 attrition; (viii) risks associated with geographic market concentration and
 concentration of clients in the construction industry; (ix) the financial
 condition of clients; (x) the failure to properly manage growth and
 successfully integrate acquired companies and operations; and (xi) other
 factors which are described in further detail in the Company's filings with
 the Securities and Exchange Commission.
 
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