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EBI Executive Curt Schwall Named to Board of Directors of NAPBS
Owings Mills, Maryland – Curt Schwall, Vice President of Compliance and Regulatory Affairs at EBI Inc., has been named to the Board of Directors at the National Association of Professional Background Screeners.
EBI's Screening Platform Achieves SAP-Certified Integration with Cloud Solutions from SAP
Owings Mills, Maryland -- Employment Background Investigations, Inc. (EBI) today announced that its J-OneTM Employment Screening platform has achieved certified integration with SAP® SuccessFactors® Recruiting. EBI designed this solution to deliver customers the highest level of compliance, reduce the cost and time to hire, and provide enhanced proactive communications to drive informed hiring decisions. The solution also helps ensure that the customer’s brand is protected as candidates go through the hiring and screening process.
EBI Inc. Named One of Baltimore's Top Workplaces in Baltimore Sun Annual Competition
Owings Mills, Maryland -- EBI Inc. was named today as one of Baltimore’s Top Workplaces in the Baltimore Sun’s annual rankings. This annual award highlights a select group of the top workplaces as voted by employees. Out of nearly 200,000 small business in Maryland, EBI is honored to be recognized on this exclusive list of the top 125. EBI places a strong emphasis on creating a positive corporate culture. This commitment is evidenced most notably by its state-of-the-art 30,000 square foot facility, as well as its mission statement: “To be the happiest company… period. Only happy people deliver happy.” This mission statement was developed by a committee of EBI’s longest-tenured employees as testimony to the company’s unique and treasured culture. 
EBI Named Among Best Background Screening Companies for 10th Time by HRO Today, Capping an Impressive Year of National Awards
Owings Mills, Maryland -- For the 10th time Employment Background Investigations, Inc. (EBI) has been ranked on HRO Today Magazine’s Pre-Employment Screening Baker’s Dozen Customer Satisfaction Ratings. EBI has been ranked on this prestigious list more times than any other screening firm.
EBI and SmartRecruiters Integration Sets a New Standard for Information Security and Technology
Owings Mills, Maryland – Employment Background Investigations, Inc. (EBI) announced today their integration with SmartRecruiters, the Hiring Success Company. This marks a shift in how integrations will be measured in the future, as it elevates information security to the highest standards.
EBI Named To The Inc. 5000 Ranking Of Fastest Growing Private U.S Companies
Owings Mills, Maryland -- Employment Background Investigations Inc. (EBI), one of the nation’s largest privately-owned employee background screening firms, was named to Inc. Magazine’s ranking of the 5,000 fastest growing private companies in the U.S. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, there are approximately six million private companies in the U.S.  
EBI’s Background Screening Platform, J-One, Now Live on SAP® App Center
Owings Mills, Maryland -- Employment Background Investigations, Inc. (EBI) announced today that its award-winning background screening and drug testing platform, J-One, is now available on the SAP® App Center, the redesigned and consolidated digital marketplace for SAP partner offerings. J-One integrates with market-leading SAP® SuccessFactors® HCM solutions to simplify background screening and drug testing for employers. The integration eliminates middleware traditionally required when integrating solutions. 
Larry White Named President and COO of EBI
Owings Mills, Maryland -- Employment Background Investigations, Inc., (EBI), announced today that Larry White has been named President and Chief Operating Officer (COO). White will report directly to Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Richard Kurland.
EBI Earns U.S. - Swiss Privacy Shield Certification
Owings Mills, Maryland -- Employment Background Investigations, Inc., (EBI), a leading provider of  background screening services, announced today it has successfully earned certification for its compliance with the U.S. – Swiss Privacy Shield Framework. EBI is one of the first background screening companies to have their certification approved.
EBI and Jobvite Announce Partnership to Improve Recruiting Efficiency
Owings Mills, Maryland -- Employment Background Investigations (EBI), an NAPBS accredited global background screening provider, and Jobvite, a leading provider of cloud-based, recruiting solutions for emerging, mid-market, and enterprise companies, have partnered to integrate EBI's full suite of background screening solutions within the Jobvite Hire offering.
EBI and Acuity Cloud Solutions Announce Partnership
Owings Mills, Maryland – EBI, an NAPBS accredited global background screening provider, and Acuity Cloud Solutions, an expert in HCM cloud-based application support and services, have partnered to support clients with an integrated background screening solution within their Oracle HCM Cloud platforms.
EBI Receives Privacy Shield Certification
Owings Mills, Maryland – Employment Background Investigations (EBI), a global leader in background screening, drug testing and I-9 solutions, is now officially certified under the Privacy Shield Framework. This new set of data standardization requirements was reached between the European Union and the U.S. Department of Commerce to replace the Safe Harbor Principles after they were overturned by European courts.
EBI Announces Candidate Care Program
Owings Mills, Maryland – January 9, 2017  --  Candidate Care has always been a big part of our industry-leading customer service. But the Candidate Experience is such a crucial component of any successful onboarding process that EBI feels it deserves its own team of customer service professionals to help every job applicant move smoothly through the process.  
EBI Earns a Coveted Spot on the Baker's Dozen List for an Unprecedented 9th Time
Owings Mills, Maryland – January 6, 2017 - In a crowded industry of more than a thousand screening firms, EBI is the only company to be honored nine times as one of the best. “Lots of companies claim to have amazing customer service, but for EBI it’s not just talk, it’s the very foundation on which we were built.  It’s simply in our DNA,” says Rick Kurland, President and CEO of EBI.
Curt Schwall joins EBI as VP of Compliance and Regulatory Affairs
Owings Mills, Maryland – September 15, 2016 - Employment Background Investigations, Inc. (EBI) announced today that Curt Schwall will be joining their executive team as Vice President of Compliance and Regulatory Affairs.
Another Innovation from Employment Background Investigations: EBI-9 Solutions
Owings Mills, Maryland - June 25, 2015 - Employment Background Investigations, Inc. (EBI), a global leader in the employment background screening and drug testing industry, is proud to present the most advanced, fully automated Electronic Form I-9 compliance service available on the market today. EBI-9 Solutions' error-checking technology eliminates the risk of sky-high government fines and ensures full E-Verify compliance.
EBI Proudly Announces ISO 9001:2008 Certification for Quality Management
Employment Background Investigations, Inc. (EBI), a global leader in the employment background screening and drug testing industry, proudly announces their certification in accordance with the ISO 9001:2008 for Quality Management Systems.
EBI Receives ISO 27001 Certification for Information Security
Owings Mills, Maryland - June 13, 2013 - Employment Background Investigations, Inc. (EBI), a global leader in employment background screening and drug testing, announces certification in accordance with the ISO27001:2005 Standard for information security.