USA Swimming Partners with Social Intelligence Corp.
Social Intelligence Corp. Added as a “Recommended Provider” for Social Media Background Screening Services
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Apr 24, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE)– USA Swimming today announced a partnership with Social Intelligence Corp, the leading provider of social media investigation and background screening services to employers, insurers, law firms, and corporate entities. Through the partnership, USA Swimming adds another resource to its comprehensive Safe Sport program.
As part of USA Swimming’s on-going efforts to foster a safe environment for all of its members, Social Intelligence will be added to USA Swimming’s list of “Recommended Providers” to conduct the recommended searches of the pre-employment screening program. Social Intelligence can assist local member clubs in conducting social network and media searches to gain greater insight into the professional and personal conduct of those entrusted with the safety of club members.
“The purpose of providing resources and recommendations on providers is to help clubs conduct a thorough pre-employment screening for potential employees,” said Susan Woessner, USA Swimming’s Director of Safe Sport. “Social Intelligence Corp. provides expertise in the social media space, and could serve as an excellent addition to a club’s hiring process.”
“We are proud to partner with USA Swimming,” commented Max Drucker, CEO of Social Intelligence Corp. “Social media investigations are a valuable risk management solution and we are privileged to work with local swimming clubs to help keep their members safe.”
USA Swimming’s “Recommended Providers” list serves as a resource to help clubs fulfill the requirements of the Pre-Employment Screening program. These companies are accredited consumer reporting agencies that have agreed to provide the required services at preferred pricing for USA Swimming clubs. In addition to providing the required services, these companies are able to assist clubs with fulfilling both mandated and recommended processes related to the screening process.
Social Intelligence is widely recognized as the leading provider of legally compliant social media background checks. Using a combination of advanced proprietary technology and a multi-level manual review process, Social Intelligence’s conducts comprehensive social media searches that ensure compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) and Federal and State anti-discrimination legislation.
For more on USA Swimming’s comprehensive Safe Sport program visit www.usaswimming.org/protect.
About USA Swimming
As the National Governing Body for the sport of swimming in the United States, USA Swimming is a 300,000-member service organization that promotes the culture of swimming by creating opportunities for swimmers and coaches of all backgrounds to participate and advance in the sport through clubs, events and education. Our membership is comprised of swimmers from the age group level to the Olympic Team, as well as coaches and volunteers. USA Swimming is responsible for selecting and training teams for international competition including the Olympic Games, and strives to serve the sport through its core objectives: Build the base, Promote the sport, Achieve competitive success. For more information, visit www.usaswimming.org.
About Social Intelligence Corp.
Social Intelligence Corp. is the leading provider of social media investigations and background screening solutions to a wide range of industries. With innovative and legally compliant tools, technology, and services, Social Intelligence’s suite of products identify insurance fraud, facilitate better hiring decisions, and reduce overall operational risks. Social Intelligence provides powerful tools to insurers and claims specialists to reduce fraud, to employers to mitigate workplace risks, and to many other organizations to benefit from the valuable information that can be attained through social media research. Social Intelligence is compliant with Federal and State law to ensure that both individuals and organizations are protected. Visit www.socialintel.com for additional information.