HireQuest, Inc. (NASDAQ:HQI) was founded in 2002, formerly known as Command Center, Inc. (formerly NASDAQ:CCNI), changed to its current name in September 2019, and was formerly named Command Staffing, LLC, in 2005 It was changed to Command Center in November 2011, headquartered in Goose Creek, South Carolina, USA, with 50 full-time employees. It is a human resources company that provides on-demand and temporary staffing solutions in the United States.
HireQuest, Inc. (HQI):
HireQuest, Inc. provides temporary personnel services, including skilled and semi-skilled labor and industrial personnel, clerical and administrative personnel, and construction personnel.
At HireQuest®, the company provides a high-quality workforce so that the right candidates are always placed in the right jobs. HireQuest has more than 60 locally managed branches in the United States, serving as a trusted partner for companies and job seekers. Customers representing all walks of life trust companies to learn from their business and plan ahead to meet their dynamic personnel needs. Job seekers trust HireQuest® to understand their complete employment situation and arrange them in on-demand, temporary or permanent positions so that they can grow, develop and provide value immediately.
HireQuest provides services for small and large enterprises in the manufacturing, warehousing, construction, disaster recovery, hotel, recycling, logistics, auction, landscaping and retail industries.
As of March 28, 2018, Command Center owned and operated 67 branches in 23 states.
On July 15, 2019, Command Center, Inc. completed the acquisition of Hire Quest Holdings LLC, and subsequently announced on September 9 that it was renamed HireQuest, Inc. and continued to trade on the Nasdaq under the stock code HQI.
In September 2019, Command Center announced that it would sell 4 Golden State in California to Resolute Enterprises LLC for US$1.8 million to exit the California market. The transaction was completed on September 27.
As of December 31, 2019, HireQuest has 147 franchisee-owned branches in 32 states and the District of Columbia.