New York, NY, December 5, 2012 – Greenwood Village, Colorado based Innovar Group featured in the inaugural ranking of Inc.’s Hire Power Awards, recognizing the private businesses that have generated the most jobs in the past three years. Innovar Group generated a net of 57 jobs from 2008 to 2011, placing it among the top 10 private business job creators within the Human Resources industry.Innovar Group Founder and COO, Darryl Hoogstrate stated this about the award: “It is truly an honor to be part of an industry that provides jobs to people in an economy where many companies are cutting back their talent pool. Everyone on the Innovar Group team is thrilled to be among the top companies for job creation. We congratulate all the companies on this list for their achievements in job creation and success in company growth. I also thank Inc. Magazine for their continued efforts in recognizing companies and entrepreneurs for their accomplishments”. Hoogstrate also notes, “this award would not be possible without the help from the talented Innovar Group team. Their valiant efforts have brought us the success we have attained today, and for that I thank them”. Innovar Group has seen continuous success and growth over the past few years, and continues to work with companies across Colorado and the nation to find top technical talent. According to Hoogstrate, “information technology has seen rapid change and increasing growth, and Innovar Group is well positioned to help our clients fill critical roles”. About Innovar Group Innovar - derived from the Latin “to innovate” - this is what we set out to do each and every day. We strive to go beyond the norm to utilize innovative next-gen recruiting tools connecting us to the world at large in order to uncover high-impact TECHNOLOGY talent for our valued clients. Our goal is straightforward: the unmitigated satisfaction of each client. The difference is significant; we provide consummate service and foster long-term, thriving relationships with our clients. In essence, we work as a vital member of your talent acquisition team. For more information, visit www.innovargroup.com. Methodology “The top 100 companies on the list have created 73,032 American jobs in the three-year period from 2008 to 2011 – an amazing feat, given that much of that job growth came during the heart of the recession,” explains Inc. editor-in-chief Eric Schurenberg. The inaugural Inc. Hire Power Awards are sponsored by Bank of America Merrill Lynch, which is proud to recognize American companies that have greatly increased their workforces. Inc.’s Hire Power Awards celebrates private companies on the forefront of American job creation, giving these businesses the recognition they deserve. About Inc. Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures, Inc. is the only major brand dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies, with the aim to deliver real solutions for today’s innovative company builders. Total monthly audience reach for the brand has grown significantly from 2,000,000 in 2010 to over 6,000,000 today. For more information, visit www.inc.com. Inc. is the only major business media brand aimed solely at CEOs of fast-growing private companies. The Hire Power Awards will appear in Inc.’s December/January issue, as well as the brand’s web site, www.inc.com. About Bank of America Merrill Lynch Bank of America Merrill Lynch is one of the world's largest financial institutions, serving individual consumers, small- and middle-market businesses and large corporations with a full range of banking, investing, asset management and other financial and risk management products and services. The company provides unmatched convenience in the United States, serving approximately 57 million consumer and small business relationships with approximately 5,700 retail banking offices and approximately 17,250 ATMs and award-winning online banking with 30 million active users. Bank of America Merrill Lynch offers industry-leading support to approximately 4 million small business owners through a suite of innovative, easy-to-use online products and services. For more information, visit: http://corp.bankofamerica.com/business/smb.