MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 9, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Orange Tree Screening has been named to HRO Today Background Screeners "Baker's Dozen" for third consecutive year. The annual "Baker's Dozen" list has become the industry's leading authority for recognizing the top employment screening providers.

"We are honored as a company to be once again listed as a leader among some of the most respected companies in our industry. Nothing is more important to us here at Orange Tree than our clients. This succession of awards is a testament to the total commitment our teams make each and every day to provide the best possible experience for clients," said Renee Ernste, COO. "We thank our clients who helped us achieve this special recognition. This recognition confirms our credo of 'Creating and Exceptional Client Experience'."

HRO Today's Top Screening Provider rankings are obtained through a process whereby industry providers are identified and anonymous customer survey responses are gathered for each. Respondents are requested to disclose information related to services provided, scope and scale of services as well as they quality and satisfaction of the services. HRO Today then compiles the results and recognizes the leading providers in the employment screening industry.

About Orange Tree Employment Screening

Founded in 1990, Orange Tree Screening is one of the nation's leading background screening companies, serving a distinguished list of clients. Orange Tree specializes in providing a full range of screening solutions. Earlier this year, Minnesota Business Magazine named Orange Tree as one of the Top 100 places to work in Minnesota. And Orange Tree was named to Workforce Management Magazine's "Hot List" of background check providers. The company is based in Minneapolis, MN. To learn more go to www.orangetreescreening.com.

About HRO Today Magazine

HRO Today magazine is read by more than 70,000 HR executives and leaders and covers the latest industry trends in HR Outsourcing, services, shared services and operations. HRO Today magazine is the publication of choice for the most senior executives facing the strategic decisions about operational excellence.

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