WS Live to expand Iowa workforce by more than 30 percent over next two years

Aug 26, 2013, 10:23 ET from WS Live

DUBUQUE, Iowa, Aug. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- WS Live, a leading provider of facility-based contact centers, today announced it plans to expand the number of employees at its three Iowa call centers from 300 to 425 over the next two years.  The company, which is celebrating its 25th year in operation, has centers in Dubuque, Mason City and Oelwein. Hiring is already under way in Mason City, which plans to add an additional 30 contact center positions by the end of September.

"WS Live is pleased to call Iowa home and draw from its talented workforce," said Tim Houlne, WS Live chief executive officer and co-owner. "Our experience in Iowa is proof positive the U.S. is a premier location for contact center outsourcing."

WS Live's clients include top companies in the health care, financial and consumer services industries.

WS Live, formerly Advanced Data-Com, is celebrating its 25th anniversary as a business this month.  The company is hosting commemorative events throughout the week of August 26th at its Iowa centers.  The company opened its first Iowa facility in Dubuque in 1988.

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WS Live, LLC is headquartered in Dubuque, Iowa and has additional contact centers in Mason City and Oelwein, Iowa. Specializing in inbound and outbound sales, customer service and market research, WS Live serves a broad range of industries. For more information, please visit

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