William C Yoh Named Chairman of the American Staffing Association

PHILADELPHIA—October 13, 2010Yoh, a provider of talent and outsourcing services, and Day & Zimmermann, a nationally recognized provider of industrial, defense and workforce solutions for government and commercial customers, announced today that William C. Yoh, Chairman of Yoh and Chief Customer Officer of Day & Zimmermann, has been elected Chairman of the American Staffing Association’s (ASA) Board of Directors. 

“ASA represents more than 85 percent of the $61 billion U.S. staffing industry, so I am very honored to have been elected by my peers as Chairman,” says Mr. Yoh. “With the continued recovery of our industry, along with significant changes in healthcare reform, employment law and customer buying trends, the coming year will be one of many challenges and many opportunities. I look forward to working with my colleagues at the ASA to ensure that our members are kept up to date on the most important issues facing them as we work together to rebuild the American workforce.”

In 2009, Mr. Yoh became Chairman of Yoh and Chief Customer Officer of Day & Zimmermann. Prior to this position, he was president and CEO for Yoh. Mr. Yoh began his career at CSC Index and subsequently joined Day & Zimmermann/Yoh where he has held a number of positions both in business unit operations and corporate leadership. 

He holds a B.A. from Duke University, and an M.B.A. from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. As a member of ASA’s Executive Committee, Mr. Yoh has served as Secretary and Treasurer and has also earned both a Certified Staffing Professional and Technical Services Certified designation.

Results of ASA’s elections were announced at Staffing World 2010, held Oct. 12-15, 2010, at the Venetian Resort Hotel Casino in Las Vegas. 

For over 70 years, Yoh has provided the talent needed for the jobs and projects critical to our client’s success, by providing comprehensive workforce solutions that focus on Aerospace and Defense, Engineering, Federal Services, Healthcare, Life Sciences, Information Technology and Telecommunications. Yoh fulfills immediate resource needs and delivers enterprise workforce solutions, including Managed Services, Recruitment Process Outsourcing, Vendor Management Systems, Independent Contractor Compliance, and Payroll Services. For more information, visit yoh.com.

Yoh is a part of Yoh Services LLC, a Day & Zimmermann Company.

Day & Zimmermann’s 24,000 employees provide industrial, defense and workforce solutions to a broad base of commercial and government customers. Operating from more than 150 worldwide locations with 2.2 Billion USD in revenues, the Day & Zimmermann family of companies is currently ranked as one of the largest private companies in America by Forbes and is a former winner of the U.S. National Family Business of the Year award. Founded in 1901 and headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, Day & Zimmermann companies today provide engineering, construction and maintenance services, and staffing services to the commercial and government sector, and munitions products, security, logistics, equipment maintenance and facilities management services to the Department of Defense, other government groups and defense industry contractors. For more information, visit http://www.dayzim.com.

The American Staffing Association promotes legal, ethical, and professional practices for the $61 billion U.S. staffing industry. ASA members account for 85% of U.S. staffing industry sales and operate some 14,000 offices throughout the nation. Two million Americans go to work for U.S. staffing companies every business day.

Founded to promote flexible employment opportunities and ensure the quality of staffing services, ASA has been the voice of the U.S. staffing industry since 1966. Members provide a wide range of employment services and solutions, including temporary and contract staffing, recruiting and permanent placement, outplacement and outsourcing, training, and human resource consulting. ASA and its affiliated chapters promote the interests of the industry through legal and legislative advocacy, public relations, education, and the establishment of high standards of ethical conduct.


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