Staffing’s Next-Level
Growth Champion

We’re a funding partner with the heart of a startup and the resources of a multibillion-dollar Fortune 1000 corporation.

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Staffing’s Next-Level
Growth Champion

We’re a funding partner with the heart of a startup and the resources of a multibillion-dollar Fortune 1000 corporation.

Created to Serve the Go-Getters of the Talent Acquisition World

Advance Partners champions next-level staffing firm growth through payroll funding, back office solutions and strategic business coaching. A company 100% dedicated to the talent acquisition industry, we’re proud to support businesses that put millions of people to work every day.

We were founded to serve as a growth partner to the go-getters of the talent acquisition industry and that remains essential to our core. We’ve shaped our close-range approach to customer care and funding to give staffing firms the trust and confidence to say yes to game-changing opportunities.

1998

1998

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Advance Payroll Funding is founded by Joel Adelman

2002

2002

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Awarded “Strategic Partner of the Year” by a Fortune 100 leader

2008

2008

2008

Advance celebrates 10th anniversary

2010

2010

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Advance funds millions in payroll financing for oil spill Disaster Relief

2011

2011

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Advance launches new services for clients as Workers’ Comp market tightens

2012

2012

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Advance reaches $1 billion in annual funding

2013

2013

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Advance celebrates 15th anniversary

2013

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Joel Adelman Wins Entrepreneur of the Year®

2015

2015

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Advance Partners is acquired by leading payroll provider, Fortune 1000 company Paychex

2019

2019

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Advance Partners outgrows current space and moves from Beachwood to a bigger facility a few miles down the road in…

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Powered by the innovation, resources and scale of Paychex.

As a Paychex company, we are backed by the resources a of a multi-billion dollar HR, payroll and benefits industry powerhouse. Our staffing clients can rest easy knowing Advance Partners has the resources to support all their payroll funding needs.

The right funding starts with people. That’s us. Experts dedicated to the staffing industry and talented people who make it work.

Diversity and Inclusion

Advance Partners and Paychex are dedicated to fostering a culture of intentional Inclusion and Diversity (I&D). This lies within our strong sense of belonging and opportunity for all, unique employee benefits, and inclusive work environments. Through embracing individual differences, life experiences, knowledge, self-expression, unique capabilities, and talents, we deliver first-class service with agility and innovative solutions.

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Diversity and Inclusion

Advance Partners and Paychex are dedicated to fostering a culture of intentional Inclusion and Diversity (I&D). This lies within our strong sense of belonging and opportunity for all, unique employee benefits, and inclusive work environments. Through embracing individual differences, life experiences, knowledge, self-expression, unique capabilities, and talents, we deliver first-class service with agility and innovative solutions.

Giving Back

When we say “Advance Cares”, we mean it! Giving back to the local community is part of our organizational DNA. Every year our remarkable employees participate in company-wide charitable drives, as well as organizing around individual causes. Since we started participating in 2007, Advance has raised over $136,000 for Race for the Place, an annual charity run benefitting The Gathering Place, which provides free services for those affected by cancer. Our staff also does monthly volunteering at the Greater Cleveland Foodbank as well as many other initiatives year round.

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Giving Back

When we say “Advance Cares”, we mean it! Giving back to the local community is part of our organizational DNA. Every year our remarkable employees participate in company-wide charitable drives, as well as organizing around individual causes. Since we started participating in 2007, Advance has raised over $136,000 for Race for the Place, an annual charity run benefitting The Gathering Place, which provides free services for those affected by cancer. Our staff also does monthly volunteering at the Greater Cleveland Foodbank as well as many other initiatives year round.

AFFILIATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS
Commercial Finance Association Logo

The International Funding Association provides information, training and purchasing power to members of the Factoring community.

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The Commercial Finance Association is the international trade association dedicated to the asset-based lending and factoring industries.

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Acsess is a national Canadian staffing association that represents all facets of the employment, recruitment and staffing services industry.

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The American Staffing Association and its affiliated chapters advance the interests of staffing and recruiting firms through legal and legislative advocacy, public relations, education and professional practices.

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Staffing Industry Analysts is the global advisor on contingent labor, offering proprietary research, data, support tools, publications and executive conferences for temporary staffing firms.

Florida Staffing Association Logo

The Florida Staffing Association is the premier trade association for staffing firms in the state of Florida.

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TempNet is an association of independently owned and operated temporary staffing companies that come together to offer education, best practices, business support and camaraderie.

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Anserteam is the only WBENC-Certified alliance of independently-owned staffing companies serving all of North America.

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BBB accreditation is an honor, and not every company is eligible. BBB only accredits businesses that pass a strict review process and maintain BBB’s high standards.

National Minority Supplier Development Council Logo

NMSDC is one of the country’s leading corporate membership organizations designed to support minority-owned organizations.

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WBENC is the largest third-party certifier of businesses that are owned, controlled and operated by women in the United States.

Ohio Minority Supplier Development Council Logo

The OMSDC is dedicated to providing a direct link between Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) and its Corporate Members.

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TechServe Alliance is the premier IT & engineering staffing association dedicated to advancing excellence and ethics within the IT & engineering staffing and solutions industry.

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Advance Partners is a preferred partner of Avionte, a provider of temporary staffing software focused on people, relationships and partnerships.

New York Staffing Association Logo

NYSA is the trade association that promotes the interests of the staffing industry in the state of New York through legal and legislative advocacy, education, and the advancement of high standards of ethical conduct.

California Staffing Professionals Logo

CSP is a membership association providing support services to the recruiting & staffing industry in education, networking & legislative advocacy.

Illinois Search and Staffing Association Logo

ISSA is the state leader in professional development, helping to advance the skills and knowledge of staffing individuals to drive business success.

Colorado Staffing Association Logo

CSA is the premier staffing association for the state of Colorado. They serve the staffing industry in Colorado by providing educational workshops, meetings, webinars, an Owner’s Retreat, and an all-day conference in October.

Missouri and Kansas Search and Staffing Association Logo

MKSSA is the trade association for the search and staffing industry within Missouri and Kansas. They are a non-profit organization set up to provide a resource for those who seek a search and/or staffing provider.

Mid Atlantic Staffing Association Logo

MASA boasts more than 40 firm locations throughout the mid-atlantic area, with a concentration in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware. Our members represent a wide variety of professions and specialtie

Ohio Staffing and Search Association Logo

OSSA is the leading resource for the staffing industry in Ohio and surrounding regions. The Association provides valuable information, support and benefits that empower staffing firms to manage and grow their business.

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