Arise Accelerates Growth and Plans to Add 5,000
At-Home Professionals Across the U.S.
July 19, 2010 04:03 AM Eastern Daylight Time
MIRAMAR, Fla.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Arise Virtual Solutions Inc., the world’s leading provider of
virtual business services, announced today that it plans to add an additional 5,000 at-home professionals in the U.S.
over the next several months to its network of 12,000 Arise Certified Professionals (ACPs). Arise is expanding its
relationship with globally recognized companies across numerous industries, including telecom, travel & hospitality,
high technology, and retail.
“Arise is experiencing rapid growth as companies recognize the significant value derived from a self-employed virtual
workforce operating within a secure environment,” said Angela Selden, CEO of Arise Virtual Solutions Inc. “Arise
attracts talented people who are passionate about the premium brands they support. Using a results driven approach
that significantly improves performance, Arise delivers the best value in terms of quality and reduced costs to clients,
and at the same time provides a new way of life for thousands of professionals seeking a better way to make a
Jared Fletcher, VP of VSC Operations, commented, “Arise connects qualified professionals with Fortune 500
companies, offering tremendous opportunities at a time when unemployment figures continue to fluctuate. As your
own boss, working from home, located anywhere in the U.S., ACPs choose the brands they support and the hours
they work, including nights and weekends. Commutes consist of turning on the computer, logging onto secure
networks and answering questions via phone, email and chat.”
Arise pioneered the work-at-home business model in 1997 and developed several industry firsts and key
innovations. Today, more than 200,000 people in the U.S. provide virtual customer support from their own homes,
also known as “homeshoring” in the outsourcing industry. The industry received wide recognition in 2009 whe