KellyOCG® Honors Top Suppliers with Supplier Excellence Award

National and Global Companies Recognized for Distinguished Workforce Solutions

TROY, Mich., April 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KellyOCG®, the outsourcing and consulting group of Kelly, honored 19 companies with its seventh annual Supplier Excellence Awards. Presented at two award ceremonies held in Michigan and Amsterdam, Netherlands, the awards are given to top-performing national and global suppliers that provide superior workforce solutions.

KellyOCG Supplier Excellence Award Recipients
  KellyOCG honored 19 companies with its annual Supplier Excellence Awards, which are given to top-performing national and global suppliers that provide superior workforce solutions.


“We are excited to once again recognize the commitment of our supplier community. Through these partnerships, we are able to meet our customers’ needs by delivering innovative workforce solutions and by encouraging our customers to ditch the script on old ways of thinking about workforce planning,” said Thorsten Koletschka, vice president, global supplier strategy and engagement lead, Global Professional Services Organization for KellyOCG. “The awards ceremony provides valuable opportunities for us to support our suppliers with their business growth, product development and performance objectives.”

In order to receive this recognition, suppliers are evaluated on three criteria:

  • scorecard results of their performance within KellyOCG-managed programs;
  • compliance with legal and program-specific requirements; and
  • engagement survey results from our stakeholders assessing the ease of doing business with the supplier and the supplier’s partnership approach.

Winners receive one-on-one development sessions; a designated KellyOCG representative to support their business growth; participation in supplier focus groups; access to KellyOCG’s supplier insight; and the ability to work directly with KellyOCG’s senior leaders.

KellyOCG prides itself on the diversity of its global supply chain, which includes active partnerships with more than 3,000 suppliers located in 140 countries throughout the world.

The 2018 Supplier Excellence Award Winners are:

• 1st Executive • PE Global
• CK Group • ProClinical
• Hays • Procom Services 
• Hoban Recruitment • Sentinel
• Hobson Prior • SIRE
• i-Pharm Consulting • Software Galaxy Systems
• LabResource • Talent International
• Mid-States Technical • The Fountain Group
• NES Global Talent • US Tech Solutions
• PageGroup  


About KellyOCG

KellyOCG is the leading global advisor of talent supply chain strategies and workforce solutions.  We align talent strategy to business goals to define what’s next for the future of work, enabling our clients to ditch the script on the old way of thinking.  Through our vertical expertise and trusted advisor status with our clients, we make meaningful connections between talent and organizations, advancing careers and business goals. Visit


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