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Staff Management | SMX Recognized by Clients for Service Excellence with ClearlyRated 2021 Best of Staffing Diamond Client Award


CHICAGO – Feb. 2, 2021 –Staff Management | SMX announced today that it earned ClearlyRated’s 2021 Best of Staffing Diamond Client Award. The award, which is awarded exclusively to companies once they have appeared on ClearlyRated’s Best of Staffing list for five years, recognizes superior service to clients. Staff Management | SMX has appeared on ClearlyRated’s Best of Staffing list for six consecutive years and has received the Diamond Award two years in a row.


“We are grateful that our clients continue to rate us among the highest levels of satisfaction and engagement,” said Jerry Wimer, senior vice president and general manager of Staff Management | SMX. “Genuine, measurable client satisfaction is the foundation of Staff Management | SMX and part of our commitment to continually meeting our clients’ needs.”


Staff Management | SMX received an overall Net Promoter Score of 63.2 percent, an increase of 15 percent over 2020 and significantly higher than the industry average of 28 percent. 


The award measures service excellence through client satisfaction scores and is the only North America award based entirely on client ratings. In the survey, Staff Management | SMX clients rated their experience over the past six months with the company’s on-site and contingent workforce management services, as well as areas such as timeliness in responding to issues, submission of candidates, culture fit, ability to meet timetables and expectations.


“After one of the most turbulent years in modern history, winners of the 2021 Best of Staffing award have proven their commitment to go above and beyond in support of their clients and placed talent," said ClearlyRated's CEO and Founder, Eric Gregg. "These service leaders have demonstrated their capacity to be agile, to be precise and to prioritize the client and talent experience above all else.”


About Staff Management | SMX

Staff Management | SMX is a leading, light-industrial staffing partner, specializing in managing the contingent workforce at manufacturing, fulfillment and distribution facilities. Its proven onsite staffing solution and individualized recruitment and placement services provide value to a diverse range of clients. Whether you need a dedicated onsite team to run your staffing program or are looking to partner with a seasoned recruiter to fill your semiskilled or high-skill positions, Staff Management | SMX has you covered. Staff Management | SMX is part of TrueBlue (NYSE: TBI), a global leader in specialized workforce solutions that help clients achieve business growth and improve productivity. In 2019, TrueBlue connected approximately 724,000 people with work. Learn more at and  


About Best of Staffing 

ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® Award is the only award in the U.S. and Canada that recognizes staffing agencies that have proven superior service quality based entirely on ratings provided by their clients and job candidates. Award winners are showcased by city and area of expertise on – an online business directory that helps buyers of professional services find service leaders and vet prospective firms – based exclusively on validated client and talent ratings and testimonials. 


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About TrueBlue

TrueBlue (NYSE: TBI) is a leading provider of specialized workforce solutions that help clients achieve business growth and improve productivity. In 2021, TrueBlue connected approximately 615,000 people with work. Its PeopleReady segment offers on-demand, industrial staffing, PeopleManagement offers contingent, on-site industrial staffing and commercial driver services, and PeopleScout offers recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) and managed service provider (MSP) solutions to a wide variety of industries.