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4/18/2017 Ribbon Cutting
PeopleReady Celebrates Grand Opening in Clarksville

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MEDIA CONTACT:
Stacey Burke
253.680.8291 
sburke@trueblue.com 


CLARKSVILLE, IND. (April 18, 2017) – On Thursday, April 13th, PeopleReady celebrated its grand opening with a ribbon cutting hosted by One Southern Indiana (1si) at 914 Eastern Blvd., in Clarksville, Ind. The event was attended by 1si Executive Vice President Matt Hall, 1si ambassadors and staff, and the public. PeopleReady is a staffing agency that combines the multiple resources and expertise of sister companies: Labor Ready (general labor, construction), Spartan Staffing (manufacturing and logistics), CLP Resources (construction, skilled trades), PTS (traveling skilled trades), TrueBlue Hospitality (lodging, food services and events), and TrueBlue Energy & Industrial (renewable energy and large industrial projects).



PeopleReady partners with customers to assist with temporary and contingent workforce needs. The company has the resources to provide a temporary workforce of any size and duration, by employing associates in multiple industries and at all skill levels. In addition, all potential workers are screened to ensure they are a good fit for the position and company, and always have the appropriate skills, safety training and eligibility. “We provide the training and equipment necessary to ensure our associates gain the skills needed to grow their careers” said Brad Whitlock, Market Manager.

PeopleReady has more than 600 branches in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico. People Ready is open Monday through Friday, 5:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., and currently has 3 full-time and 1 part-time employees.

ABOUT PEOPLEREADY:
PeopleReady is a TrueBlue company, making it part of the largest industrial staffing company in North America. The company helps make businesses more productive with easy access to dependable temporary labor and specialized workforce solutions. For more information, visit www.PeopleReady.com.

ABOUT ONE SOUTHERN INDIANA:
One Southern Indiana (1si) was formed in July of 2006 as the Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development organization serving Clark and Floyd Counties. 1si’s mission is to provide the connections, resources and services that help businesses innovate and thrive in the Southern Indiana/Louisville metro area.
Since its inception, the organization has evolved to include a three-prong approach to serve its members and investors. Business Resources, as the chamber side of the organization, encompasses membership, signature events and programs which support and encourage business growth; Economic Development works to grow the regional economy through the attraction of new commerce and assists with retention and expansion of existing businesses; Advocacy supports businesses at the government level by engaging in initiatives to preserve, protect and promote a business friendly environment free of obstacles to growth and development of commerce. For more information, visit www.1si.org .
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