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October 26,2021

GrapeTree Named 46th Fastest-Growing US Staffing Firm in America by SIA


Milford, Iowa, October 26, 2021 — Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA), the global advisor on staffing and workforce solutions, has announced the 2021 List of Fastest-Growing US Staffing Firms. This year, 52 companies qualified for inclusion on the annual list. The list ranks firms by compound annual growth rate (CAGR) for staffing revenue from 2016 through 2020, excluding acquisitions.

For the 7th time, GrapeTree Medical Staffing has been honored on the list. To qualify for the list, companies needed to have had at least $1 million in staffing revenue in 2016 and at least 15% CAGR between 2016 and 2020. The median CAGR for the top 10 companies this year was 58.8%. For the full list, it was 26.1%.

“It is a true honor to receive this award seven years in a row. Our growth over the last year was achieved because of the accountability, passion, and dedication that was displayed from our healthcare professionals, clients, supplier partners, and corporate staff. Through an extremely challenging year, our entire team was able to push through the obstacles and continue servicing the residents who need us. I look forward to continued growth within the company and can’t wait to watch the team lead with integrity in all they do.” - Steve Heeg, GrapeTree Medical Staffing CEO

The full 2021 Largest Staffing Firms in the United States report is available here.

About GrapeTree Medical Staffing

GrapeTree is headquartered in Milford, IA and was founded in 1999 by travelling RN Tim Kinnetz. GrapeTree Medical Staffing is a healthcare staffing agency with over 20 years of experience, offering a wide-variety of 24/7 staffing solutions to healthcare facilities throughout a 12-state area - Iowa, Minnesota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, Kansas, Michigan, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. GrapeTree provides support by staffing quality healthcare professionals to fill per diem shifts, as well as local and travel long-term assignments left by staffing shortages. GrapeTree is certified by The Joint Commission, recognized nationwide as a “Gold Seal of Approval” and a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to meeting high performance standards.


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About Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA)

SIA is the Global Advisor on Staffing and Workforce Solutions

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Founded in 1989, SIA is the global advisor on staffing and workforce solutions. Our proprietary research covers all categories of employed and non-employed work including temporary staffing, independent contracting and other types of contingent labor. SIA’s independent and objective analysis provides insights into the services and suppliers operating in the workforce solutions ecosystem including staffing firms, managed service providers, recruitment process outsourcers, payrolling/compliance firms and talent acquisition technology specialists such as vendor management systems, online staffing platforms, crowdsourcing and online work services. We also provide training and accreditation with our unique Certified Contingent Workforce Professional (CCWP) program.

Known for our award-winning content, data, support tools, publications, executive conferences and events, we help both suppliers and buyers of workforce solutions make better-informed decisions that improve business results and minimize risk. As a division of the international business media company, Crain Communications Inc., SIA is headquartered in Mountain View, California, with offices in London, England.


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