APSCo Shortlisted for Top Trade Association Award Thursday 11 June 2015 PDF Print The Association of Professional Staffing Companies (APSCo) has been shortlisted for three awards by the Trade Association Forum (TAF), including the prestigious ‘Trade Association of the Year’ category. Now in their thirteenth year, the Trade Association Forum Ltd (TAF) Best Practice Awards provide a platform for members to showcase their hard work and achievements of the past twelve months. APSCo has also been shortlisted for the forum’s ‘BIS Sector Representation of the Year’ award, for its best practice standard for the Education recruitment sector, Compliance+, as well as the ‘NCFE Skills Development Award’ for its paid intern programme for the recruitment profession. Commenting on the announcement, Ann Swain, chief executive of APSCo commented: “I’m honoured that the work of APSCo, on behalf of our members, has been recognised and celebrated by TAF. The last 12 months has been a phenomenally successful period for APSCo; in addition to the introduction of Complaince+ and the intern programme, we’ve had the the launch of the APSCo Manifesto, the continued success of our benchmarking index with Deloitte, the launch of our Women In Recruitment initiative, and important lobbying wins around late payment legislation and the Conduct Regulations. “The fact that membership increased by over 20 per cent in 2014 is indicative of our commitment to the needs of the professional recruitment sector. I’m sure our members are in no doubt of the benefits that APSCo membership provides.” - Ends - This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of BlueSky Public Relations Ltd in the following categories: Business & Finance, Education & Human Resources, Public Sector, Third Sector & Legal, for more information visit http://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.