Inclusion on the list marks the second consecutive year The Planet Group has been recognized as one of the Largest US Staffing Firms
Chicago, IL (November 29, 2021) — Planet Forward’s parent company, The Planet Group, a portfolio company of Odyssey Investment Partners and a leading provider of outsourced human capital, advisory, and consulting services for the Technology, Diversified Energy, Healthcare, and Professional Services sectors, was named by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) as one of the Largest US Staffing Firms.
To qualify as a Largest US Staffing Firm, agencies had to have generated at least $100 million in US staffing revenue in 2020. The Planet Group was also named by SIA as one of the Fastest Growing US Staffing Firms in 2020.
SIA bases the list on staffing revenue, which is calculated from temporary staffing, direct hire, retained search, and temp-to-perm conversion fees. The Planet Group specializes in contract staffing, contract-to-hire, and direct hire in several high-growth areas, including:
- Technology – Core IT, Enterprise Technology, Creative & Digital, Software Engineering & Quality Assurance (Planet Technology)
- Energy, Oil & Gas, Infrastructure, Manufacturing (Planet Forward)
- Nursing (Planet Healthcare)
- Accounting & Finance / Human Resources / Administrative (Planet Professional)
According to SIA, the 186 staffing companies included on the list generated a combined $95.1 billion in US staffing revenue last year which represents 69.9% of the market.
ABOUT THE PLANET GROUP
The Planet Group consists of a group of related global consulting organizations and renowned staffing brands and has been purposefully built to address the professional services needs of leading companies in the Technology, Diversified Energy & Engineering, Accounting & Finance, Human Resources, Healthcare, and Digital Marketing areas. The company was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois with offices throughout the US and Europe.