GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 27, 2017--
Inc. (“STARTEK”) (NYSE: SRT), a provider of business process
outsourcing services, was added to the Russell 2000® Index at the
conclusion of the Russell Indexes’ annual reconstitution. The Russell
2000 is a subset of the broad-market Russell 3000® Index.
Russell indexes are widely used by investment managers and institutional
investors for index funds and as benchmarks for active investment
strategies. Approximately $8.4 trillion in assets are benchmarked
against the Russell U.S. indexes. Russell indexes are part of FTSE
Russell, a leading global index provider.
“Joining the Russell 2000 Index represents another considerable step
forward for our company this year, one which we expect will increase the
overall awareness of our organization and accomplishments,” said Chad
Carlson, president and CEO of STARTEK. “The listing is a reflection of
the continued demand for our services, notably evidenced by our strong
Q1 2017 results, winning approximately $30 million in new business and
reaching our sixth consecutive quarter of gross margin expansion. This
truly is a milestone that is indicative of our continued focus on
attaining new customer accounts and improving operating efficiencies to
drive greater profitability.”
For more information on the Russell 2000 Index and the Russell indexes
reconstitution, go to the Russell Reconstitution section on the FTSE
About StarTek, Inc.
STARTEK strives to be the most trusted business process outsource
service provider delivering comprehensive contact center and customer
engagement solutions. Our employees, whom we call Brand Warriors, are
enabled and empowered to promote and protect our clients’ brands. For
over 25 years, these Brand Warriors have been committed to making a
positive impact for our clients’ business results, enhancing the
customer experience while reducing costs for our clients. With the
latest technology in the business process outsourcing industry and our
STARTEK Advantage System, our Brand Warriors instill customer loyalty
through a variety of multi-channel customer interactions, including
voice, chat, email and IVR. Our service offerings include sales support,
order processing, customer care and receivables management and customer
analytics. For more information, please visit www.STARTEK.com.
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