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Local franchise owner honored with Spherion President’s Award

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Special to the Journal

Spherion Staffing Services, a local recruiting, staffing and workforce solutions provider backed by the resources of a $2 billion global workforce leader, announced today that Vicki Koon, franchise owner of the Waco, Temple, Killeen, Corpus Christi/ Coastal Bend-area, and McAllen and Brownsville-area offices, is a recipient of the 2015 President’s Award.

The President’s Award is given to six franchise owners that have created consistent revenue and gross profit growth over the past three years. With that, the owners were also recognized for their service excellence, community involvement and participation in internal Spherion initiatives.

“Vicki is a great example of how working closely with our clients, understanding our local communities and providing excellent customer service breed consistent growth,” said Sandy Mazur, Spherion president. “She personifies the discipline and drive necessary for success in today’s marketplace and demonstrates commitment to the industry by being actively involved in every phase of business operations. Vicki’s leadership is unrivaled in her market as she continues to build a successful operation focused on providing top-notch service to its clients.”

Koon has been with Spherion for 35 years and provides staffing, professional placement and recruiting services in each of her seven Texas offices and on-premise locations. Koon and her team are involved with the local chambers of commerce, the local Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) chapters, local economic development corporations, American Builders and Contractors and the South Texas Manufacturing Association. The team is also involved with numerous charitable organizations such as the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA), the Arthritis Foundation, Infinite Love and Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) for Children.

Spherion Staffing Services is a leading recruiting and staffing provider that specializes in placing administrative, clerical, customer service and light industrial candidates in temporary and full-time opportunities. As an industry pioneer for more than 68 years, Spherion has sourced, screened and placed millions of individuals in virtually every industry through a network of offices across the United States. Spherion offers companies a unique combination of personalized customer service backed by the resources, knowledge and geographic breadth of a $2 billion dollar workforce leader. Last year we helped more than 3,000 clients find the right talent to meet their workforce goals. Each local office is individually owned and operated by a team of staffing specialists who are known throughout the community, well-acquainted with your business and supported by a strong network of talent. As one of the fastest growing industries, Spherion is actively expanding into new territories, with more than 75 franchise markets available. To inquire, visit www.spherion.com/franchise.

To learn more, visit www.spherion.com.