Seven Step RPO Announces Acquisition of UK-based RPO Provider BlueGlue
Acquisition expands Seven Step’s global delivery capabilities
BOSTON – September 16, 2014 – Seven Step RPO today announced it has acquired BlueGlue, a leading Recruitment Process Outsourcing provider in the United Kingdom.
Founded in 2005, BlueGlue provides Recruitment Process Outsourcing solutions to fast-growing organizations in the United Kingdom. It helps organizations achieve their most challenging hiring goals by providing them with exceptional talent for their hard-to-fill jobs.
The acquisition of BlueGlue will further Seven Step’s position as a global leader in the Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) space with the launch of its first set of global delivery centers outside of North America with two new UK locations in Devon and Reading.
“Since 2007, Seven Step has been focused on helping companies overcome their toughest hiring challenges,” said Beth Gilfeather, CEO and Founder. “Much like Seven Step RPO, BlueGlue has an excellent reputation for filling hard-to-fill positions and a committed passion to building a world class recruitment culture. Together with the BlueGlue team, we will help our global customers transform the way they hire top talent.”
Bill Ingram, CEO & Founder of BlueGlue said, “BlueGlue has spent the last decade building a highly successful RPO model and an unusually talented team of recruiters. We believe Seven Step is setting the standard for innovation within the recruitment industry and are excited to be joining forces with them.”
Coming on the heels of being ranked #3 on HRO Today’s Baker’s Dozen survey as one of the top Enterprise RPO providers in the world, this acquisition confirms Seven Step’s strong commitment to the global RPO marketplace and uniquely positions it to take on the high-volume, complex hiring needs of some of the world’s largest and most respected brands.
About Seven Step RPO
Seven Step RPO is a leading global provider of outsourced recruitment solutions. Founded in 2007, the company helps the world’s largest corporations overcome their talent acquisition challenges by providing true recruitment innovation, valuable analytics, and actionable insight. Seven Step is ranked as a Top Enterprise Provider on HRO Today’s RPO Baker’s Dozen list as an industry leader in customer satisfaction. For more information, visit www.sevensteprpo.com, or follow Seven Step on Twitter @SevenStepRPO.