VOL. 133 | NO. 94 | Thursday, May 10, 2018
By Dr. Mary C. McDonald Updated 2:37PM
A-One Staffing LLC, a female- and minority-owned and operated staffing agency in Memphis, is all about people and all about Memphis.
So often you hear that Memphis has difficulty attracting companies to locate here due to the shortage of an employable workforce. It’s not often you hear about someone doing something about changing that, until you talk to Sterlyn Howell, president and CEO of A-One Staffing.
Founded in 1997, A-One Staffing provides a full range of employment services like background checks, drug screening and skills assessment to meet the needs of employers. They address the needs that businesses have for hourly wage employees to fill a long list of positions such as construction, data entry, general laborers, office workers, maintenance, janitorial, IT specialists, warehouse staffing, medical assistants and many more.
As the need for these employees is growing, the pool of those employable for these positions is shrinking due to factors such as drug