SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- WorkerExpress (www.WorkerExpress.com) was awarded the top prize at the first annual iTalent showcase in San Francisco. The iTalent judges credited WorkerExpress for its sturdy business model and for "bringing innovation to the construction staffing business." The judges also remarked that WorkerExpress's victory over several high-profile VC-backed companies was "proof that having a profitable business model is more important than being sexy."
iTalent was put on by HR & Tech SF (http://sf.hrandtech.com), which brings together up-and-coming businesses that are using technology to revolutionize HR services.
WorkerExpress is an online staffing agency that streamlines the process for contractors looking to hire temporary laborers. Workers use www.WorkerExpress.com to post information on their profiles including photos, work experience, references and more. Contractors can then hire workers who fit their specific needs directly through the website or over the phone.
Also, WorkerExpress uses cutting-edge, mobile technology which allows workers to clock in and out of a job site, using only their cell phones. This means no more messy paperwork to sign at the work site or keep track of at the office.
WorkerExpress is headquartered in San Francisco, CA and is currently placing jobs in general labor, carpentry, electrical, plumbing, HVAC, drywall and other blue collar trades.
For more information on WorkerExpress, visit www.WorkerExpress.com or call Laura Podolak at 415-515-5267.