Apollo Staffing named to 2013 list of fastest-growing firms

Covington-based Apollo Staffing Inc. is the third-fastest growing staffing firm in the United States, according to a new survey by Staffing Industry Analysts.

Privately held Apollo Staffing Inc. experienced an average 82.9 percent compounded annual growth from 2008 to 2012 and a more than 1,200 percent non-compounded growth rate over the same period, according to SIA’s analysis.

Four-year-old Apollo Staffing specializes in industrial, technical, clerical, and medical staffing. It provides more than 600 employees and expects to pull in $15 million in revenues this year. They have offices in Covington, Cartersville, Savannah, and a new location in McDonough.

“Apollo Staffing’s success is due to its dedication to personalized services and creative approach to recruiting” Apollo Staffing Vice President and General Manager Jamie Cummings said in a press release. “We are adapting to changes that come along so that our clients won’t have to, while trying to create a service that not only offers employee placement, but an extension of human resources.”

SIA’s list of fastest-growing staffing firms includes those that have compound annual revenue growth of at least 15 percent, excluding acquisitions. The list’s top 10 companies had a median compound annual growth rate of 73.8 percent from 2008 through 2012.