EdgeLink Wins Inavero’s 2017 Best of Staffing® Talent Diamond Award and Client Satisfaction Award

by Mike Miadich on February 16, 2017 in Awards

Best of Staffing 2017 EdgeLinkEarned by less than two percent of all staffing agencies in the U.S. and Canada

PORTLAND, OR – FEBRUARY 16, 2017EdgeLink, a leading employment agency in the technology industry, announced today they have once again won Inavero’s Best of Staffing® Talent Diamond Award and Client Satisfaction Award for providing superior service to their clients and job seekers. Presented in partnership with CareerBuilder, Inavero’s Best of Staffing winners have proven to be industry leaders in service quality based completely on the ratings given to them by their clients and the permanent and temporary employees they’ve helped find jobs.

“To again be recognized with the Best of Staffing awards is truly an honor,” said Mike Miadich, EdgeLink Founder and VP of Contract Services. “Every single EdgeLink employee strives to offer world-class service in each interaction with our clients and candidates. These awards are validation of the hard work it takes to maintain consistent and superior IT staffing services.”

Less than 2% of all staffing agencies in the U.S. and Canada earn the Best of Staffing Award for service excellence. EdgeLink previously won both awards in 2016, with the added Diamond Talent Award distinction for winning the Best of Staffing Talent Award at least five years in a row. Focused on helping to connect people with the right job opening, EdgeLink received satisfaction scores of 9 out of 10 or higher from 62% of their clients and 63% of their talent, a level several times higher than industry averages.

Survey responses that earned EdgeLink’s high ranking amongst staffing agencies included the following:

“The Edgelink partners I work with are professional and responsive, and most importantly, deliver the talent we are looking for. It is a pleasure working with them.” -Client Testimonial

“Unlike other recruiting companies, EdgeLink staff cares about cultural fit and makes sure that the candidate is happy at a placement. They are also easy to work with.” -Candidate Testimonial

“The results of our last engagement were amazing, but more importantly the path leading to the results was very smooth. The Edgelink team is great to work with.” -Client Testimonial

On average, clients of winning agencies are 2.5 times more likely to be completely satisfied and talent of winning agencies are 3.6 times more likely to be completely satisfied with the services provided compared to those working with non-winning agencies. The 2017 wins represent EdgeLink’s 7th Client Award and 8th straight Talent Award.

“Staffing firms are giving top companies a competitive advantage as they search for talent in North America,” said Inavero’s CEO Eric Gregg. “The 2017 Best of Staffing winners have achieved exceptionally high levels of satisfaction and I’m proud to feature them on”

About EdgeLink

EdgeLink is a technology staffing firm that recruits the best mid-to-executive level technical professionals on a contract, contract-to-hire and direct-hire basis. Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, EdgeLink works with start-ups to Fortune 100 companies throughout the country. Their knowledge of the technology industry allows them to take a personalized, targeted and consultative approach to match the right candidate with the right company. For more information, visit

About Inavero’s Best of Staffing

Inavero’s Best of Staffing® Award is the only award in the U.S. and Canada that recognizes staffing agencies that have proven superior service quality based completely on the ratings given to them by their clients and job candidates. Award winners are showcased by city and area of expertise on – an online resource for hiring professionals and job seekers to find the best staffing agencies to call when they are in need.