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First Advantage To Share Seven Screening Predictions For 2016 At SHRM Annual Conference

Forecast Available At Booth #1106 

ATLANTA– June 11, 2015 

First Advantage, the leading provider of background screening analytics and identity solutions, announces that it will be sponsoring and exhibiting at the 2015 Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) Annual Conference and Exposition in Las Vegas later this month. Relied on by employers around the world to provide trusted intelligence that helps inform more accurate, efficient and confident pre-employment decisions, the company will be sharing an array of insights and original research, including their top “Seven Screening Predictions for 2016.”  First Advantage’s forecast covers economic, regulatory and litigation issues, and gives employers practical advice to stay on top of these potential trends. In true Vegas fashion, the company will also be allowing participants to try their hand at “Background Check Roulette” – and potentially win gift cards valued at $25, $50 or $100.

With more offices in more countries than any other provider, Atlanta-based First Advantage provides trusted intelligence for making smarter people decisions. Complementing its advanced global technology platform and exceptional, localized customer service is a growing body of exclusive trend research. SHRM attendees and other interested parties can find relevant research, best practices and more at

The SHRM conference runs from Sunday, June 28 – Wednesday, July 1, 2015. The expo portion transpires from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. on Monday and 9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday.

First Advantage will be exhibiting at booth #1106. The conference will be at the Las Vegas Convention Center, 3150 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, NV. 89109.

To coordinate a time to speak with First Advantage subject matter experts at the SHRM conference, or learn more about the “lucky seven” it will share this month in Vegas, contact Jeff Trauring, Kohnstamm Communications at and (651) 789-1268. Individuals not attending SHRM, but interested in connecting with First Advantage representatives should call (844) 317-5232.

About First Advantage:

First Advantage, a company of strategic private equity firm Symphony Technology Group, provides comprehensive background screening, identity and information solutions that give employers and housing providers access to actionable information that results in faster, more accurate people decisions. With an advanced global technology platform and superior customer service delivered by experts who understand local markets, First Advantage helps customers around the world build fully scalable, configurable screening programs that meet their unique needs. Headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., First Advantage has offices throughout North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. More information about First Advantage can be accessed at

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