Automated Business Designs Honored by Daily Herald Business Ledger’s Annual Awards of Business Excellence

Automated Business Designs (ABD), developers of Ultra-Staff Staffing Software, was recognized as a Daily Herald Business Ledger 28th Annual Awards of Business Excellence (AABEs) Honoree for Innovation in Business.

The AABEs are presented to honor business achievement, growth, and community involvement in the suburban Chicago circulation area of the Daily Herald Business Ledger.

The Innovation in Business category recognizes companies and organizations for positive and lasting innovations that have a profound effect on a business, industry, or community through the invention or creation of new products, services, programs or processes.

ABD’s nomination included detail of their 35 year history dedicated to innovation. Since 1982, ABD has been creating and supporting innovate software solutions for the staffing and recruiting industry. Their flagship product Ultra-Staff helps tens of thousands do their jobs effectively and efficiently. The software handles every aspect of a staffing business from onboarding all the way to payroll. ABD’s products always evolve with technology. The software company frequently makes updates and adjustments to existing products, while also developing new software solutions.

The nomination also included the many ways ABD gives back to the Chicagoland community. ABD regularly donates to local charities, organizes company events to feed the hungry, and participates in charity 5k races.

ABD will be honored by the Daily Herald Business Ledger along with the other AABE honorees on Thursday, March 29th, 2018 at the Danada House in Wheaton, IL.

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About Automated Business Designs 
Automated Business Designs, Inc. has been in business for 35 years, producing the staffing and recruiting software solution Ultra-Staff made specifically with staffing companies in mind. ABD offers a customizable staffing experience that benefits both clients and candidates through an integrated front office, back office, web suite, and mobile applications. With unique perspectives, in-depth staffing knowledge, active membership in the American Staffing Association (ASA), National Association of Personnel Services (NAPS), Minnesota Recruiting & Staffing Association (MNRSA), Wisconsin Association for Staffing Services (WASS), and board member status in the Illinois Search and Staffing Association (ISSA), ABD delivers hiring results from beginning to end.