RiseSmart Among Industry Leaders to Present at Randstad’s Inaugural Digital HR Showcase

January 11, 2016

RiseSmart, a Randstad company and leading provider of contemporary career transition services, has been invited to present at Randstad’s inaugural Digital HR Showcase on Friday, Jan. 15, at the InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta. Randstad, a global leader and one of the largest HR services and staffing companies in the United States, is hosting the event, which is designed to provide an in-depth look at the latest HR technologies and the companies promising to reshape workforce management.

Principal analyst, founder and chairman of Silicon Valley-based Constellation Research, R “Ray” Wang will be presenting a keynote that addresses how innovations in technology are transforming the HR industry. The presentation will include insight from his best-selling book "Disrupting Digital Business."

In addition, Randstad has selected RiseSmart as one of eight innovative companies in the HR technology space to demonstrate their solutions. RiseSmart’s VP of Sales Kim Johnson and Director of Practice Strategy Lindsay Witcher will present a live demonstration of its flagship outplacement solution RiseSmart Spotlight™, a cloud-based outplacement solution that combines one-on-one coaching from trained professionals with advanced technology to help transitioning employees pinpoint relevant job openings, network with professional contacts, develop and promote their personal brands.

“The showcase is a great way to start the New Year and celebrate the advancements in HR technology,” said Sanjay Sathé, RiseSmart founder and CEO. “We are passionate about helping people find jobs faster. With RiseSmart Spotlight, our goal is to provide highly personalized and mobile career transition services for the modern organization and job seeker.”

In 2014, Randstad launched its Innovation Fund with the goal of investing in early stage HR technology to ensure future, innovative solutions make HR processes more efficient. This concept of connecting business leaders with innovative HR ideas and technologies is the motivation behind Randstad’s inaugural event and is deeply ingrained in its core mission.

For more information on Randstad’s Digital HR Showcase and presenters, click here.

About Randstad

Randstad US is a wholly owned subsidiary of Randstad Holding nv, a $22.9 billion global provider of HR services. As one of the largest staffing organizations in the United States, Randstad provides temporary, temporary-to-hire and permanent placement services each week to over 100,000 people through its network of more than 900 branches and client-dedicated locations.

Employing over 5,300 recruiting experts, the company is a top provider of outsourcing, staffing, consulting and projects and workforce solutions within the areas of Engineering, Finance & Accounting, Healthcare, Human Resources, IT, Legal, Manufacturing & Logistics, Office & Administration, Pharma and Sales & Marketing. Learn more at http://www.randstadusa.com and access Randstad’s panoramic U.S. thought leadership knowledge center through its Workforce360 site that offers valuable insight into the latest economic indicators and HR trends shaping the world of work.

About RiseSmart

RiseSmart, a Randstad company, is the leading provider of contemporary career transition services that strengthen employer brands, improve retention and re-engage talent. RiseSmart's contemporary approach to outplacement combines personalized services from trained professionals with unmatched technology delivered through a convenient, cloud-based platform. High-performing organizations in more than 40 industries rely on RiseSmart’s outplacement solution to help former employees find new jobs faster. Landing rates exceeding 80 percent and time-to-placement averages more than 60 percent faster than national averages have helped make RiseSmart the nation’s fastest-growing outplacement firm. RiseSmart's innovative approach to human capital management has earned the company a wide range of awards and recognition from organizations including Bersin by Deloitte, the Best in Biz, Gartner Inc., the Golden Bridge Awards, GreatRated!, LAROCQUE, the Momentum Index, Red Herring, the San Francisco Business Times, SiliconIndia, the Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal, the Stevie Awards and TIE. Additionally, RiseSmart’s outplacement solution has earned the exclusive endorsement of the American Hospital Association. For more information, visit http://www.risesmart.com