Contract watch - Spherion, Zycron
January 25 2008
Spherion Corp. (NYSE: SFN) said United Airlines renewed its contract with the company's recruitment process outsourcing division through 2010. The deal calls for Spherion to support more than 4,000 of the airline's hires per year, including flight attendants, ground crew, customer service, and reservation agents. Spherion has worked with United since 2005.
Affiliated Computer Services Inc. said it's in line to be awarded a contract to operate the information system for the state of Tennessee's Medicaid program, and reported that it is partnering on the deal with Zycron, a Nashville TN-based information technology staffing and outsourcing firm. The five-year contract has an estimated value of $156 million.