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On Assignment President and CEO Peter Dameris to Give Keynote Presentation at the 2012 Staffing Industry Analysts Healthcare Staffing Summit

CALABASAS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On Assignment, Inc. (NYSE: ASGN), a leading global provider of diversified professional staffing solutions, announced that On Assignment President and CEO Peter T. Dameris will give one of the keynote presentations and be part of the keynote panel discussions at the 2012 Staffing Industry Analysts Healthcare Staffing Summit, which will be held at the Aria Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, on October 15–17.

In his presentation, “Executive Perspective: Driving Growth in Turbulent Times,” Mr. Dameris will discuss his vision and key strategic considerations for growing On Assignment. He will also share his leadership and management style that allowed him to guide the Company to become a billion-dollar professional staffing firm – through both acquisitions and organic growth – despite a turbulent economy. Additionally, he will join another keynote speaker, Governor Howard Dean, MD, in the keynote panel, “The Healthcare Staffing Industry: Coming to Grips with Reality.”

“It’s an honor to have been chosen to give a keynote presentation at this gathering of peers from the healthcare staffing industry,” said Dameris. “We’ve faced similar challenges and triumphs, and it’s tremendously beneficial to share our insights with each other.”

Mr. Dameris will give his presentation on Tuesday, October 16, from 4:45–5:30 p.m. The keynote panel discussions will take place on Wednesday, October 17, from 2:00–3:00 p.m.

About On Assignment

On Assignment, Inc. (NYSE: ASGN), is a leading global provider of in-demand, skilled professionals in the growing technology, healthcare and life sciences sectors, where quality people are the key to success. The Company goes beyond matching résumés with job descriptions to match people they know into positions they understand for temporary, contract-to-hire, and direct hire assignments. Clients recognize On Assignment for its quality candidates, quick response, and successful assignments. Professionals think of On Assignment as career-building partners with the depth and breadth of experience to help them reach their goals.

On Assignment was founded in 1985 and went public in 1992. The corporate headquarters is located in Calabasas, California, with a network of approximately 129 branch offices throughout the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Ireland and Belgium. Additionally, physician placements are made in Australia and New Zealand. To learn more, visit

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Alison Richmond
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