Background Check company, MBI WORLDWIDE, INC. Named to’s 2013 Top 100 Business

Honors have been bestowed upon the nation’s finest and brightest entrepreneurs. In recognition of the momentous achievement as a certified woman-owned company, has recently acknowledged MBI Worldwide as one of the “Top Businesses” for 2013.

Herrin, IL (PRWEB) April 15, 2013

This exclusive ranking is a reflection of MBI Worldwide, Inc.’s overall vision, leadership and economic accomplishments in moving our economy forward. The award, known as the Div500, represents the most unique class of forward thinking companies who have earned the distinction of fostering a culture of sustainable growth among the communities they serve.
This year marks’s 13th annual listing of the nations top businesses. Over 1.3 million businesses participated in this year’s program. The “Top Businesses” are determined by a selection committee, which evaluates the eligibility for all submissions in each award categories. The selection committee base their decision on an extensive set of criteria which include: reviewing each entrant’s business profile, website and gross annual sales submitted. The businesses selected on these prestigious lists have become highly coveted among corporations, government agencies and educational institutions who desire to increase opportunities with privately held businesses.
“We are very proud to continue to support men and women who have become the core of our nation’s innovation, productivity and growth”, says Kenton Clarke, President and CEO of He goes on to add, “I am very optimistic about our future especially as this distinct group of entrepreneurs continue to produce immeasurable results and serve as a prime example for current and generations to come.”
“I am honored that MBI Worldwide, Inc. has been selected by to receive this award. The success and phenomenal growth of our company is due to an outstanding team of diverse employees that continually break through the ceiling of this industry’s expectations, providing our clients with knowledgeable relationships, great customer service, honesty and integrity.” Says Kandi Chapman, President and Owner of MBI Worldwide, Inc. She continues by saying, “As a woman business owner, it is both humbling and exciting to receive this prestigious award, placing MBI Worldwide in the Top 100 Business, and providing national recognition of MBI’s success in a very competitive industry.”

Kandi Chapman, President, MBI Worldwide, Inc.

As a woman business owner, it is both humbling and exciting to receive this prestigious award, placing MBI Worldwide in the Top 100 Business, and providing national recognition of MBI’s success in a very competitive industry.

The List
This List is a classification that represents the top privately held businesses in the U.S., in sectors such as technology, manufacturing, food service and professional services. The List offers a comprehensive look at the strongest segment in the United States economy- America’s privately held businesses. Large organizational buyers who do business with multicultural, small and women-owned businesses all use the list. The List has garnered over 20 million annual views since inception.
Honorees will be extended accolades at a special awards ceremony during’s “13th Annual National Business Awards Ceremony and Conference”, at Wynn Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada on April 24- April 26, 2013. For more details about the awards ceremony and conference please visit
“MBI Worldwide, Inc. continues to provide our clients (both large and small) with the same concepts we initiated in the beginning; accuracy, quick results & a friendship that they do not receive with other employment screening companies our size. It is our job to know the Human Resource policies and procedures of each individual client, providing them with a safe working environment, distinct to their workplace.” Says Kandi Chapman, President and Owner.
For the complete list of winning companies, please visit:
In business since 1998, MBI Worldwide is a full Employment screening firm offering background checks, drug screening and a variety of hiring management solutions both nationally and globally. MBI prides itself on excellent customer service, integrity, quick turn around, accuracy of information, secure online account access, a wide product range and competitive pricing. MBI offers integration capabilities with various HR software platforms to streamline the hiring process.
MBI Worldwide is proud to be a woman-owned company (certified by the National Women Business Owners Corporation). With office locations in Illinois and Atlanta, GA, MBI is committed to developing and continuously improving business and client relationships with a diverse base of companies and non-profit organizations. For more information, please visit
Launched in 1999, is the largest organization of privately owned businesses throughout the United States that provide goods and services to Fortune 1000 companies, government agencies, and colleges and universities. provides research and data collection services for diversity including the “Top 50 Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities”, “Top 500 Diversity Owned Companies in America”, and others. Its research has been recognized and published by Forbes Magazine, Business Week and thousands of other print and Internet publications. The site has gained national recognition and has won numerous awards for its content and design. Its e-magazine reaches over 3,000,000 readers, an e-newsletter that reaches 2.4 million, and website visitors of 1.2 million a month. It is a leading provider of diversity management tools.’s produced by Computer Consulting Associates International Inc. ( of Southport, CT. Founded in 1980.

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