Kforce named to 2023 Forbes’ America’s Best Recruiting Firms list
Forbes | May 2023
Kforce’s world-class recruiting and consulting skills were once again recognized on the annual list. The firm ranked in the top 15 out of 200 in the professional search category and top 15 out of 150 in the temporary search category.
Kforce named one of America's Greatest Workplaces for Women
Newsweek | March 2023
The national list, published by Newsweek, recognizes companies that break down barriers and inequities for women. A data firm used survey responses to evaluate companies on compensation, benefits, work-life balance and proactive management of a diverse workforce.
Kforce wins second-consecutive Top 5 workplace in Tampa Bay award
Tampa Bay Times | March 2023
This is the seventh time Kforce has ranked on the Tampa Bay Times Top Workplaces list. This distinguished award, based solely on employee feedback, reflects the firm’s people-centered culture.
New Kforce HQ earns Best Office Project award
Kforce’s headquarters at Midtown Tampa was named Best Office Project by the National Association for Industrial Office Parks (NAIOP). The real-estate association celebrates outstanding projects that contribute to Tampa Bay. This award recognizes Kforce’s adaptability and innovation in the hybrid world.
Kforce earns Great Place To Work Certification® for outstanding employee experience
January 2023 | Great Place to Work
Great employee feedback has earned Kforce global recognition. In an anonymous survey, 92% of respondents called Kforce a great place to work compared to 57% of employees at an average U.S. – based company. Great Place to Work leaders said this designation makes our company one of the best companies to work for in the country.
South Florida Offices Win 5th Consecutive Best Places to Work Award
South Florida Business Journal | January 2023
Kforce’s Fort Lauderdale and Miami offices were again named Best Places to Work Award by the South Florida Business Journal. This accomplishment highlights our strong company culture and exceptional survey feedback results.
Kforce's new HQ wins top office award
Tampa Bay Business Journal | November 2022
Kforce's new state-of-the-art headquarters in Tampa earned recognition as an office of the year. The HQ redefines the look and function of a corporate office building to support the firm's remote-first work model.
Pittsburgh Office Wins Best Places to Work Award
Pittsburgh Business Times| November 2022
Kforce’s Pittsburgh Office is a 2022 Best Places to Work honoree. The Pittsburgh Business Times gives this award to companies who provide impressive survey results of employee feedback.
Kforce COO earns fifth recognition as a Top Woman in Staffing
Staffing Industry Analysts | November 2022
Kye Mitchell is once again a Staffing Industry Analysts’ Global Power 150 - Women in Staffing honoree. Kye is a five-time recipient of this award. This list honors exceptional women from the US and other countries who are trailblazers in the staffing and solutions industry.
Kforce General Counsel honored in inaugural top in-house counsel list
The Legal 500 | October 2022
General Counsel Jennifer Smayda is an honoree in the inaugural GC Powerlist: Miami 2022. This list highlights exceptional in-house business lawyers. Jennifer is featured for being a strong leader who understands relationship building is essential in her team’s contribution to the firm’s business goals and objectives.
Kforce named two-time consecutive One Tampa Bay honoree
Tampa Bay Business Journal | October 2022
Kforce’s commitment to philanthropy has earned its second One Tampa Bay award from the Tampa Bay Business Journal. This award highlights nonprofits and companies who go above and beyond in giving back to their communities.
Kforce earns Glassdoor OpenCompany distinction
Glassdoor | October 2022
This designation recognizes employers that proactively promote and embrace workplace transparency by sharing workplace culture, being responsive to all reviews, and sharing updates related to DE&I and CSR.
Kforce featured on FlexJobs’ Top 100 Companies for Hybrid Jobs list
FlexJobs | September 2022
In recognition of our firm’s embrace of hybrid work, Kforce has made the top 15 spot on FlexJobs’ Top 100 Companies for Hybrid Jobs list. Companies honored on the list offered a high number of hybrid job listings between 2021 and 2022.
Chicago office wins Elite Award for DE&I
The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For | August 2022
Kforce’s Chicago office earned the DE&I Elite Award from The Best and Brightest Companies to Work program after scoring exceptionally high in its human resources practices. Best and Brightest uses survey data to honor businesses that display a commitment to excellence and employee enrichment.
Kforce’s Phoenix office is a 2022 Top Companies to Work For
Best Companies AZ | August 2022
Kforce’s Phoenix office is a 2022 Top Companies to Work For. This honor recognizes organizations across the state that exemplify strong leadership, performance and engagement as voted by their employees.
Milwaukee earns 2022 Best Places to Work award
Milwaukee Business Journal | July 2022
Kforce’s Milwaukee office was named a 2022 Best Place to Work by the Milwaukee Business Journal. Leading employers earn this honor by setting the bar for employee engagement.
Solutions team member named 40 under 40 Innovator
Analytics Insight | July 2022
Ryan Lynch, vice president of client solutions, is an Analytics Insight 40 under 40 Innovator. He earned this distinction with his Sales Intelligence Strategy, an innovative offering for Kforce clients that has accelerated the firm's solutions business.
Kforce earns Bronze Stevie Award in 2022 American Business Awards
American Business Awards | May 2022
The American Business Awards (ABA) has named Kforce a Bronze Stevie Award winner in the re-branding/brand renovation of the year category. It recognizes our 2021 brand refresh which aligns our company with digital-age trends and solutions. The refresh includes our new logo, core values, 2021 internal virtual conference and website update.
Kforce earns 2022 Best Place to Work award for Boston
Boston Business Journal | April 2022
The Boston Business Journal named Kforce a 2022 Best Place to Work honoree. This award is based on employee feedback. 181 companies were nominated to the award. Only 80 companies earned the designation.
Elizabeth Cavaliere wins Top Corporate Counsel award
Tampa Bay Business Journal | March 2022
The Tampa Bay Business Journal recognized Kforce Vice President Deputy General Counsel Elizabeth Cavaliere as a Top Corporate Counsel honoree. This award recognizes outstanding attorneys who work to not only effectively represent their companies in legal issues, but also use their expertise to help their companies grow and prosper.
Kforce earns Top 5 Workplace designation for Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay Times | March 2022
The Tampa Bay Times named Kforce a Top 5 Workplace for large companies. This award is based on employee feedback. Kforcers highlighted the firm's great culture and the support they receive as reasons for high satisfaction scores.
Innovation and empowerment earn Kforce “Wings” designation by Best Companies Arizona
Kforce is once again named in the 100 Best Arizona Companies list. The list is divided into six categories. The Wings category recognizes organizations creating cultures where employees can soar – doing their best work because they feel supported professionally and personally.
Three Kforce Executives Named to Top Staffing List
Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) named President & Chief Executive Officer Joe Liberatore, Chief Operations Officer Kye Mitchell and Chief Global Talent Officer Manish Mohan to its Staffing 100 list. This is Mitchell’s fourth consecutive year and Mohan’s third consecutive year being included in the list. The SIA Staffing 100 is an annual list highlighting movers and shakers in the staffing and solutions industry.
Client and talent feedback earn Kforce ‘Diamond Designation’ in Best of Staffing Awards
Kforce has earned Clearly Rated’s “Diamond Designation” for both client and talent satisfaction, marking at least five consecutive years of recognition. This is Kforce’s seventh consecutive year earning Best of Staffing for talent. Both Kforce’s client and talent satisfaction scores are considered world class. ClearlyRated releases this annual award based on client and talent responses through its Net Promoter® Score (NPS) survey.
South Florida earns 2022 Best Places to Work award
South Florida Business Journal | January 2022
Kforce’s Fort Lauderdale and Miami offices were named 2022 Best Places to Work by the South Florida Business Journal. Leading employers earn this honor by setting the bar for employee engagement.
General Counsel Jennifer Smayda earns BusinessWoman of the Year award
The Tampa Bay Business Journal honored Kforce General Counsel Jennifer Smayda as a BusinessWoman of the Year due to her leadership and legal guidance through the COVID-19 pandemic. Smayda was one of 34 women recognized out of nearly 500 applicants. The chosen honorees demonstrate business success, community involvement, leadership ability and influence.
Two Kforce Leaders named to Top Women in Staffing List
Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) named Kforce Chief Operations Officer Kye Mitchell and Senior Vice President of Business Operations Jennifer Cirrito to its 2021 Global Power 150 – Women in Staffing list. The annual list recognizes women for their excellence as leaders and influencers in the global talent marketplace.
Kforce’s Giving Back Culture Earns Firm One Tampa Bay Award
Kforce was one of eleven corporations named a One Tampa Bay honoree by the Tampa Bay Business Journal. Close to 180 nominations were received. The award recognizes Kforce for its long tradition of philanthropic activities and its emphasis on benevolence in firm culture. Kforce encourages its employees to make an impact this fall. Learn about Kforce’s Season of Impact initiative.
Kforce VP Client Solutions Ryan Lynch Named to SIA 40 Under 40
Staffing Industry Analysts announced that Kforce VP of Client Solutions Ryan Lynch was recognized among this year’s 40 Under 40 list for his notable impact on the firm and in the industry. “I don’t think transformation is ever done. You can always do better,” he said. “I have a front row seat to change in the industry. And when the world changes, we’re there to help.”
‘Kforce Kids’ STEM at Home’ Program Named Best Virtual Event, Educates Youth Nation-wide
Kforce’s Kids’ STEM at Home program was recognized as the Best Virtual Event of 2020 by the American Marketing Association for its meaningful impact on students across the nation. "At Kforce, we want to empower people through knowledge sharing,” said Kforce Chief Marketing Officer Andrew Thomas. "By educating our youth about STEM job opportunities, we can provide young innovators the tools and opportunities they will need to succeed later in life."
Kforce Named Top Performing Supplier Across the Globe
Kforce has been recognized as a 2021 Strategic Partner by Allegis Global Solutions (AGS) for demonstrating excellent levels of program delivery and partnership to both AGS and its clients. This is Kforce’s eighth straight appearance on the annual list since 2014.
Amidst the Trials of 2020, Kforce Thrives With Strong Employee Culture
Kforce has earned the Top Workplaces USA award for its dedication to maintaining a strong employee culture. “We work hard to ensure our employees feel valued, cared for and heard, especially in periods of change and stress, like we saw this last year,” Kforce’s Chief Marketing Officer Andrew Thomas said. “This award confirms our Kforce family sees and appreciate those efforts.”
Kforce Named #2 Company for Hiring Remote Freelance Jobs
FlexJobs recently identified Kforce as the #2 company for hiring remote freelance jobs after running an analysis of more than 57,000 companies nationwide. The article in SFGate highlights the list, along with tips for freelancers on how to land clients. "As the pandemic economy continues and remote work is more widely accepted by employers of all types, we may see that employers that were previously hesitant to hire remote freelancers may do so in the coming year,” FlexJobs CEO Sara Sutton said.
Solutions Firm Earns Consecutive Best of Staffing® Client & Talent Awards
Kforce has earned consecutive Best of Staffing® Client & Talent Awards for 2021. Thanks to client and consultant ratings the firm has been recognized for providing top-notch service based on survey responses through ClearlyRated’s Net Promoter® Score (NPS). Kforce’s scores are considered world class for exceeding 70% in client and consultant ratings.
Two Kforce Execs Named to Top Staffing List
Two of Kforce’s chief executives, Global Talent Officer Manish Mohan and Chief Operations Officer Kye Mitchell, have been named to Staffing Industry Analysts’ (SIA) Staffing 100 list due to the accomplishments they’ve made in the industry. This is Mitchell’s third consecutive year being named and Mohan’s second time on the list.
Kforce COO Named to Elite Women in Staffing List Third Year in a Row
Staffing Industry Analysts’ (SIA) announced today that Kforce Chief Operations Officer, Kye Mitchell, has been named to its Global Power 150 Women in Staffing list. This list celebrates the most impactful and powerful women in the industry. This is Mitchell’s third consecutive year being named.
Forbes Awards 5 Stars to Kforce
Kforce has been recognized by Forbes as one of the best staffing firms in America based off of ratings from over 26,000 recruiters and 5,000 job candidates and clients impacted by its solutions-based business.
Forbes Honors Kforce as Best Professional Recruiting Firm
Kforce has been recognized in the top ten firms among the 250 listed based entirely on customer feedback. More than 40 million Americans are currently left without a job due to the economic challenges we face. With this in mind, Forbes partnered with market research company Statista to determine the staffing firms job seekers can trust.
Superior Level of Partnership Earns Kforce 2020 Strategic Partner Recognition
Kforce has been identified as a 2020 Strategic Partner by Allegis Global Solutions (AGS) for demonstrating superior levels of program delivery and partnership to both AGS and its clients. “Our partnership with AGS and their clients over the last several years has been strong as we continue to be recognized for our efforts. I look forward to continued development and achievement together,” said Cathy Jones, Kforce Senior VP, MSP Strategy.
Two Kforce Executives Kick Off 2020 on Premier Staffing List
Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) chose two Kforce Chief Executives, Global Talent Solutions Officer Manish Mohan and Chief Operations Officer Kye Mitchell, for their 2020 Staffing 100 list in North America. This is Mitchell’s second consecutive year being named and Mohan’s first time on the list.
Superior Customer Ratings Elevate Kforce to Diamond Status
The firm has won Best of Staffing Client and Talent Awards for providing superior service to its clients and candidates. Participating in ClearlyRated’s Net Promoter® Score (NPS) program since 2015, this is the firm’s fifth consecutive win for talent satisfaction earning its Diamond recognition for consistent excellence.
Kforce Revealed as the Most Recognized Staffing Firm Among Tech Consultants
The firm ranked as the number one most recognized brand by IT consultants in a recent report published by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA). “SIA’s findings are particularly exciting since we know that as brand awareness increases, so do the opportunities for our customers,” said Kforce President Joe Liberatore.
TAPFIN Selects Kforce as a Premier Partner for Outstanding Overall Performance
For the third consecutive year, Kforce has been selected by TAPFIN as a Premier Partner in 2018 for outstanding overall performance in the areas of efficiency, quality, cost and risk compliance. Premier Partners are within the top fifty performers of more than 4,000 companies who provide staffing solutions on behalf of TAPFIN clients.
FORTUNE Names Kforce a 2019 Best Workplace in Consulting and Professional Services
The ranking considered feedback representing over 339,000 employees working at Great Place to Work-Certified organizations in this highly competitive industry. Of Kforce employees surveyed, 92% agree that “people care about each other here.”
Kforce Wins Silver in PRO Unlimited's Global Supplier Awards
“To be recognized as a top global supplier exemplifies the quality of work that we do here,” said David Bair, Kforce Region President. He continued “we strive to consistently attain positive results in all aspects of our business through strategic partnership and knowledge sharing.”
Allegis Global Solutions Names Kforce a Strategic Partner for Sixth Consecutive Year
“Attaining Strategic Partner status is a tribute to the partnership we’ve built between our organizations, and I look forward to continued growth and success together,” said Cathy Jones, Kforce Senior VP, MSP Strategy.
Kforce Wins ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Awards
Winners are proven industry leaders in service quality based entirely on ratings by their clients and the consultants they’ve helped find jobs. This is the firm’s fourth consecutive Best of Staffing® Talent Award and second consecutive Client Award win.
Glassdoor Recognizes Kforce as an OpenCompany
Kforce has earned OpenCompany distinction from Glassdoor based on transparency in the areas of company information, photos, reviews, responses and promotion.
Allegis Global Solutions Names Kforce a 2018 Strategic Partner
Kforce has been recognized as a 2018 Strategic Partner by Allegis Global Solutions (AGS) for their Managed Service Program (MSP) partnership.
Kforce is Great Place to Work Certified
Our people were surveyed about their employee experience. Their responses qualified Kforce to be certified as a Great Place to Work.
Forbes Ranks Kforce as Top Recruiting Firm
We earned a top five spot of the 250 firms listed as America's Best Professional Recruiting Firms.
Recognized by TAPFIN as a Premier Partner
Kforce wins award for outstanding overall performance in the areas of efficiency, quality, cost and risk compliance.
Kforce Wins Best of Staffing 2018
Kforce recognized for superior service to our clients and consultants.
Forbes Ranks Kforce as a Top Five Professional Recruiting Firm
Kforce places in top five of Forbes’ 2017 America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms list based on recruiter, candidate, and HR Manager recommendations.
Award Places Kforce Consultants Among Most Satisfied in the Industry
Best of Staffing® Talent Award means Kforce consultants are 3.6 times more likely to experience quality service.