QPS Employment Group, a staffing and recruiting firm at 1605 Central Ave., has been named to the Inc. 5,000 List, which recognizes the fastest growing privately-held companies in America.
QPS placed 3,088 on the nation-wide list, up 999 spots from 4,087 in 2012. QPS previously made the list in 2007, 2009, 2011 and 2012.
QPS was founded in 1985 and has grown from a two-person operation to a company whose internal staff now numbers more than 260 employees in 30 office locations throughout the Midwest. QPS employs more than 5,500 associate employees weekly and work with more than 1,300 companies.