NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Sep 13, 2011) - Kelly Financial Resources (KFR®), a specialty service of workforce solutions leader Kelly Services (NASDAQ: KELYA), today announced that Colleen Murphy was selected as Exemplary Payroll Employee and was recognized for her outstanding performance and service during National Payroll Week, September 5-9, 2011.

Ms. Murphy, a resident of Huntington Station, has been employed by Kelly Financial Resources since June. She is currently on a long-term assignment as a payroll analyst at Henry Schein, a leading distributor of healthcare products and services to medical, dental and veterinary office-based practitioners. During a surprise recognition ceremony at the customer's location, Ms. Murphy was presented with a $250 gift certificate redeemable through the American Payroll Association (APA) for educational training, books, seminars or course certification.

"Colleen is a very professional individual and performs her role with pride and enthusiasm," said Mary Rispone, payroll manager for Henry Schein. "She quickly adapted to how our department works and her efficiency in handling our payroll processes has been fantastic."

Kelly Services is a Gold sponsor of National Payroll Week (NPW), which was founded by the American Payroll Association, and celebrates the hard work by America's 156 million wage earners and the payroll professionals who pay them.

"Kelly Financial Resources is pleased to recognize Ms. Murphy during National Payroll Week for her exemplary service and to provide her the opportunity to take advantage of the various educational programs offered by the American Payroll Association," said Kristina Drobocky, Americas Product Manager, Finance, Kelly Services.

About Kelly Financial Resources
Kelly Financial Resources (KFR) is a specialty service of Kelly Services, Inc., a leader in providing workforce solutions. Launched in 1999, KFR specializes in placing professionals across a number of disciplines in the accounting and finance fields, including public accounting, general accounting, payroll, billing, internal audit, tax, budgeting and cost accounting, financial analysis, treasury, cash management, investor relations, mergers and acquisitions, and credit management. Visit

About the American Payroll Association
The American Payroll Association is the nation's leader in payroll education, publications, and training. The nonprofit association conducts more than 300 payroll training conferences and seminars across the country each year and publishes a complete library of resource texts and newsletters. Every year, nearly 20,000 professionals attend APA training sessions. Visit APA online at

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Kelly Services