Kenexa and General Information Services Join Forces to Provide Full-Service Background Screening, Ongoing Monitoring…from Kenexa


Integration of Screening Services Enables Improved Productivity, Cost Savings

HRchitect featured Kenexa in our release of The Suite Life of Integrated Talent Management and also includes them in our list of top Talent Acquisition Systems and top Talent Management Systems vendors that businesses should consider. Ron Hanscome, VP of Product Strategy with Kenexa appeared on the HRchitect WebMingle on June 26, 2009 and Derek Bluestone, VP Product Marketing appeared on June 17, 2010. HRchitect’s Matt Lafata, one of the industry’s leading talent management systems analysts, attended the Kenexa Analyst Day in May, 2010 and the Kenexa World Conference in 2009 and 2010.

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Kenexa (NASDAQ:KNXA), a global provider of business solutions for human resources, today announced that General Information Services, Inc. (GIS), a leading provider of background screening services, will begin providing full-service background screenings for Kenexa’s Integrated Talent Management (ITM) solutions.

GIS is one of Kenexa’s preferred background screening partners, and the two companies have seamlessly incorporated its solutions and industry-leading employment screening management technology into Kenexa 2x BrassRing™ andKenexa 2x Recruit™. Using a single login, Kenexa users can now access a system that creates increased productivity, greater cost savings and an improved candidate experience.

Derek Bluestone, vice president product marketing, Kenexa, commented, “Our partnership with GIS streamlines the talent management process by providing a single source access to candidate background information. Employment background checks are an integral part of a robust talent management strategy that ensures that the highest quality team is in place. Incorporating GIS’ background check solution into our 2x Integrated Talent Management solution helps Kenexa’s customers improve productivity, quality and customer satisfaction by identifying the best individuals for each job.”

David Bartley, executive vice president, GIS, added, “We pride ourselves on our deep industry expertise and our ability to forge the relationships necessary to stay abreast of legislative changes that impact hiring and recruitment programs across all industries. We are pleased to partner with Kenexa to develop a solution that will adapt to companies’ day-to-day recruitment screening and hiring needs.” 

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Matt Lafata, HRchitect


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