Universal Background Screening Named #1 Background Screening Provider by HRO Today Magazine.In the largest pre-employment background screening study in the Human Resource Trade Media, Universal Background Screening was named the #1 Provider for Quality of Service. HRO Today magazine, the publisher of the annual Baker’s Dozen Customer Satisfaction Survey, recently released the results based on surveys completed by over 850 employer representatives about their experience with background check providers. Among the rankings, which include breadth of service, size of deal and ...
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December 13, 2017Chris Fong
Universal Background Screening Named #1 Background Screening Provider by HRO Today Magazine. In the largest pre-employment background screening study in the Human Resource Trade Media, called the HRO Today Bakers Dozen Customer Satisfaction Survey, Universal Background Screening was named as the #1 Overall Background Screening Provider. Each year, HRO Today Magazine invites thousands of Employers to participate in the independent study, which is focused on three specific areas: breadth of service, size of deal and quality of service. Those Employers, ...
December 1, 2016Larry Czerwonka
Universal Rated Top Background Check Provider in National Employer Satisfaction Survey for 6th Consecutive Year. In its recent annual employer survey, HRO Today magazine, a leading publication for human resource decision makers, recognized Universal Background Screening as a top provider of background screening services in the United States. This recognition marks the 6th year in a row that Universal has been named to HRO Today’s Bakers Dozen rankings. As the largest employment background screening customer satisfaction study in the trade ...
December 3, 2015Larry Czerwonka
Universal Background Screening named to Workforce Magazine’s “Hot List” of Background Check Providers for 5th Consecutive Year. Universal Background Screening, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has been named to Workforce Magazine’s 2014 “Hot List” of background screening providers. This marks the fifth consecutive year in a row that Universal has been recognized by the prominent human resources and talent management publication. Workforce Magazine covers the intersection of people management and business strategy, focused on senior-level human resources ...
September 30, 2014admin
Universal Background Screening Rated Top Screening Provider in National Employer Satisfaction Survey. HRO Today magazine, a leading publication for human resource decision makers, has recognized Universal Background Screening as a top provider of background screening services in the United States in its annual employer survey. The recently issued report marks the 4th consecutive year that Universal has been recognized for its consistently superior services. The magazine’s Baker’s Dozen Customer Satisfaction Ratings of Employee Screening Providers is based on data obtained ...
January 24, 2014Larry Czerwonka
Universal Background Screening named to the 2013 “Hot List” of Background Check Providers. The annual list published by Workforce Magazine marks the fourth consecutive year recognizing Universal among the top screening providers in the United States Universal Background Screening, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has been named to Workforce Magazine’s ...
October 14, 2013Larry Czerwonka
TargetRecruit.net Announces Background Check Integration with Universal Background Screening. TargetRecruit.net, a leading provider of CRM based Applicant Tracking System (ATS) for the staffing and recruiting industry has announced that it has partnered with Universal Background Screening for an integrated background screening solution. The integration will simplify the background screening process for recruiting and staffing firms that place a high ...
December 21, 2012Larry Czerwonka
Universal Background Screening Achieves Industry Accreditation. Universal Background Screening announced that the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS®) has recently accredited the company to be in compliance with the Background Screening Agency Accreditation Program. The association’s Background Screening Credentialing Council awarded the accreditation to Universal on August 9, 2012. Each year, employers in the United States request ...
October 22, 2012Larry Czerwonka
Universal Background Screening, Inc. named to Workforce Management Magazine's 2012 "Hot List." Universal Background Screening, Inc was recently named to Workforce Management Magazine’s 2012 “Hot List” of Background Screening Companies. Universal has been named to this list each year for the past three years. Universal Background Screening, Inc. is pleased to announce ...
May 2, 2012Larry Czerwonka
Universal Background Screening Rated #1 Screening Provider in National Employer Satisfaction Survey. HRO Today magazine, the leading publication for human resource decision makers, has recognized Universal Background Screening as the Number One provider of background screening services in the United States in its annual employer survey. The magazine’s Baker’s Dozen Customer Satisfaction Ratings of Employee Screening Providers is based ...
November 17, 2011Larry Czerwonka
Universal Background Screening Announces Taleo Enterprise Passport Certification. Integrated Solution Provides On-Demand Background Checks for both Taleo Enterprise and Business Edition Customers Universal Background Screening, an award-winning national provider of background screening services, is now certified by Taleo to provide integrated background checks through the Taleo Enterprise platform. Universal’s pre-integrated capabilities enable Taleo customers to seamlessly submit background check requests, ...
September 29, 2011Larry Czerwonka
Workforce Management Names Universal Background Screening to its "Hot List" of Background Check Providers. Workforce Management magazine recently named Universal Background Screening to its 2011 “Hot List” of Background and Screening Providers. This is the second year in a row that the award-winning human resources publication has featured Universal in its national ranking program. ...
February 23, 2011Larry Czerwonka
Universal Background Screening Receives National Recognition as Top Provider Based on Customer Satisfaction. Universal Background Screening has been recognized in the November issue of HRO Today magazine as one of the top three providers of background screening services in the United States. Universal’s score in the HRO Today customer satisfaction survey comes nine months after the company was recognized by Workforce Management magazine in that publication’s “Hot List” of employment related screening providers. ...
November 30, 2010Larry Czerwonka
Universal Background Screening Introduces VerifyToday™, An Automated Solution for Managing Employment and Income Verifications. Universal Background Screening today announced the addition of VerifyToday to the company’s comprehensive suite of background screening and related services. The solution eliminates the hassle for employers to respond to incoming verification requests about their current and former employees from third parties, such as other employers, mortgage lenders, landlords, property managers, and background screening firms. ...
June 28, 2010Larry Czerwonka
Universal Background Screening Announces Integration with Taleo Business Edition. Universal Background Screening, Inc., a leading provider of employment background checks, drug testing, physical exams, and compliance management solutions, today announced that it successfully deployed several integrations with Taleo Business Edition. The Universal-Taleo Business Edition integration and strategic alliance, established last year, brought together Taleo’s leading on demand talent management solution ...
June 25, 2010Larry Czerwonka
Universal Background Screening to Exhibit at the SHRM 2010 Annual Conference and Exposition. Universal Background Screening, a leading provider of employment background screening, drug testing, physical exams, and compliance management solutions, today announced that it will exhibit at the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Annual Conference and Exposition to be held in San Diego, CA on June 27th through 30th. SHRM is the world’s largest association devoted to human resource management. Representing more than 250,000 members in over 140 ...
June 24, 2010Larry Czerwonka
Universal Background Screening Announces Results of Client Satisfaction Survey, Including 99.8% Client Satisfaction with the Company’s Customer Service. Universal Background Screening, Inc., a leading provider of employment background screening, drug testing, physical exams, and compliance management solutions, today announced the results of its annual Client Satisfaction Survey. Universal takes pride in its commitment to delivering a high level of customer service, a unique approach to dedicated account management and industry-leading turnaround time. According to the survey: ...
April 6, 2010Larry Czerwonka
Universal Background Screening Recognized by Workforce Management in "Hot List" of Employment Related Screening Providers. Universal Background Screening, Inc., a leading provider of employment background screening, drug testing and physical exam services, today announced that Workforce Management magazine named the company to its 2010 “Hot List” of employment related background screening providers. The magazine annually ranks the top providers in the background screening industry, which includes over 1,000 local, regional and national providers according to the National Association of ...
February 18, 2010Larry Czerwonka
Universal Background Screening Expands with Opening of Los Angeles Office. Universal Background Screening, Inc., a leading provider of employment background screening, drug testing and physical exam services, today announced that the Company opened a satellite office in the Los Angeles, California area and added staff to all areas of the company. To continue to meet the needs of its clients, Universal Background Screening opened an office in Woodland Hills, a suburb of Los Angeles. Universal is poised for strong growth ...
January 26, 2010Larry Czerwonka
Universal Background Screening Selected as Exclusive Background Screening Provider of the Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association. Universal Background Screening, a leading provider of employment background screening services, today announced that it has it has renewed its exclusive relationship with the Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association (AzHHA), Arizona’s largest healthcare association. Under the agreement with the AzHHA Service Corporation, Universal will continue to be the Preferred Vendor for background screening services to the Association’s members. ...
December 22, 2009Larry Czerwonka
Universal Background Screening, Inc. Adds to Its Management Team and Moves its Phoenix Corporate Headquarters. Universal Background Screening, Inc., a leading provider of employment background screening services, today announced that the Company added a Vice President of Sales and a Vice President of Marketing to its Senior Management Team. Universal also announced that it has completed its planned move of its Corporate Headquarters in Phoenix. ...
December 2, 2009Larry Czerwonka
Universal Background Screening to Exhibit at 2009 HealthcareSource User Conference. Universal Background Screening, a leading provider of background screening services, today announced that it will exhibit at HealthcareSource’s User Conference to be held in Boston, MA on October 5th through 7th. As a HealthcareSource Position Manager® preferred integration partner since 2006, Universal Background Screening focuses on providing the healthcare industry ...
October 2, 2009Larry Czerwonka
Universal Background Screening Announces Preferred Partnership Renewal with HealthcareSource Position Manager. Universal Background Screening, a leading provider of background checks specializing in healthcare, today announced that it has renewed its alliance with HealthcareSource, developer of the Position Manager applicant tracking system. The company has been awarded the distinction of Preferred Integration Partner as part of HealthcareSource’s new partner program. ...
June 15, 2009Larry Czerwonka
Universal Background Screening Announces Partnership with LawLogix to Offer I-9/E-Verify Solutions for Employers. Universal Background Screening, a leading national provider of background screening, drug testing and related services, announced today a strategic partnership with LawLogix, the industry leader in electronic I-9 and E-Verify compliance management technology. The two companies have worked together for over a year, and now with dozens of mutual customers, took this step to work more closely to offer a comprehensive background screening and I-9 ...
November 21, 2008Larry Czerwonka
Universal Background Screening Obtains Technical Certification from the HR-XML Consortium. Universal Background Screening announced today that the company’s Universal Web Services.NET™ platform has been certified by the HR-XML Consortium’s HRcertify program. The HR-XML Consortium develops and publishes data exchange standards that allow organizations to reduce the time and expense required to implement an integrated HR solution. These standards provide a ...
October 27, 2008Larry Czerwonka
Universal Background Screening Announces Comprehensive International Screening Services. Universal Background Screening, Inc. today announced the availability of a comprehensive selection of screening services from international sources. Available searches include criminal records checks, driving records, Canadian Social Insurance Number validation, Equifax® Canada credit reports, and verification of employment history, education, professional licenses, certifications and references. “As the need for workers with specialized skills expands during a time of low unemployment in many industries and geographic areas, our clients are ...
March 28, 2008Larry Czerwonka
Universal Background Screening Announces Management Team Promotions. Universal Background Screening, Inc. today announced the promotion of Ryan Krostue to Chief Executive Officer, Nancy Hyttel to Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and Alaine Edwards to Vice President of Operations. Kevin Olson, who headed the company as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer for the past four years, announced the promotions ...
December 31, 2007Larry Czerwonka
Founder of Universal Background Screening Appointed to Big Brothers Big Sisters Board of Directors. Dick Todd, president and founder of Universal Background Screening, was recently named to the board of directors of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona. The appointment builds on a long history of personal and corporate support for the youth mentoring organization. “The connection between ...
August 23, 2007Larry Czerwonka
Position Manager and Universal Background Screening Announce Integrated Healthcare Human Resources Alliance. Position Manager, Inc., developer of the Position Manager applicant tracking system, and Universal Background Screening, a leading provider of background checks specializing in healthcare, today announced their alliance to provide integrated applicant tracking and screening services to healthcare organizations. Position Manager is the world leader in applicant ...
March 1, 2007Larry Czerwonka
Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association Renews Exclusive Contract with Universal Background Screening to Screen Prospective Employees. The Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association (AzHHA) Service Corporation—a subsidiary of AzHHA, Arizona’s largest healthcare association—recently renewed its exclusive relationship with Universal Background Screening as part of its Preferred Vendor Program. “The AzHHA Service Corporation’s Preferred Vendor Program offers our members high-quality products and ...
February 16, 2007Larry Czerwonka
Universal Background Screening Introduces Identity Verification Solutions. Electronic I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification and SSNsight™ Validation Empower HR Professionals Universal Background Screening, a national provider of employment screening solutions, today introduced two new products to help human resources professionals confirm applicant identity during the screening and hiring process. The announcement was made in conjunction with the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) 58 th Annual Conference and Expo in Washington, D.C. ...
June 26, 2006Larry Czerwonka