Press

Sep 11
2014

Finance Veteran Michael S. Duffey Appointed First Advantage Chief Financial Officer

First Advantage, a Symphony Technology Group (STG) company and the leading global provider of background screening analytics and identity solutions, today announced that 30-year finance veteran Michael S. Duffey has joined as Chief Financial Officer (CFO).

Jul 23
2014

First Advantage Executive to Help Shape Screening Best Practices on ASIS Guideline Committee

First Advantage today announced that Kerstin Bagus, the company’s director of global regulatory compliance, has been named a member of ASIS International’s newly established Guideline Committee.

Jun 13
2014

First Advantage to Spotlight Background Screening Expertise at SHRM Annual Conference

ATLANTA, GA. (June 13, 2014) WHO: First Advantage, a Symphony Technology Group (STG) company and the leading global provider of background screen...
Apr 22
2014

First Advantage Executive to Discuss the Role of HR Leaders at 2014 HRO Today Forum

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - Apr 21, 2014) - WHO: Michael Pilnick, executive vice president, head of Human Resources for First Advantage, a S...
Apr 03
2014

First Advantage Highlights Atlanta Presence

City of Sandy Springs Mayor Rusty Paul Cuts Ribbon at New Global Headquarters Facility Celebration includes Donation to Atlanta Community Food Bank A...
Mar 18
2014

First Advantage Reveals Key Trends in Commercial Driver Safety 2010-2013

First Advantage, a Symphony Technology Group (STG) company and the leading global provider of background screening analytics and identity solutions, today announced the release of the latest findings from its annual “First Advantage 2010 – 2013 Commercial Driver Safety Report. The report is a comprehensive review designed to offer transportation industry employers a current benchmark for their U.S. Department of Transportation regulated driver safety programs.
Feb 12
2014

First Advantage CEO to Discuss Linkage Between Background Screening and Compliance on DriveThruHR

ATLANTA, Ga. – February 12, 2014 WHO: Mark Parise, chief executive officer of First Advantage, a Symphony Technology Group (STG) company ...
Feb 03
2014

First Advantage Expands Leadership Team in Asia Pacific Region with Strategic New Hires

Company Appoints Experienced Business Executives Matthew Glasner and Jay Wang to Guide Ongoing Growth and Innovation ATLANTA, Ga. – February 03...
Jan 09
2014

First Advantage Clinches Top Background Screening Service Provider Award in China

First Advantage, a Symphony Technology Group (STG) company and the leading global provider of screening analytics and identity solutions, today announced that is has been recognized by TopHR, a leading Human Resources media company in China, as the Best Background Screening Service Provider in the 2013 China HR Pioneer Awards.

Dec 11
2013

First Advantage Announces New Global Headquarters

Company Relocates to State-of-the-Art Facility to Accommodate Growth, Provide a More Collaborative Working Environment ATLANTA, Ga. – December ...

Media Contact

Jeanel Carlson
First Advantage
Director of Corporate Communications

Media Inquiries

Email questions to Marketing

About First Advantage

First Advantage provides comprehensive background screening, identity and information solutions that give employers and housing providers access to actionable information that results in faster, more accurate people decisions. With an advanced global technology platform and superior customer service delivered by experts who understand local markets, First Advantage enables customers around the world build fully scalable, configurable screening programs that meet their unique needs. Headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., First Advantage has offices throughout North America, Europe and Asia. More information about First Advantage can be accessed at www.fadv.com.

About Symphony Technology Group

Symphony Technology Group (STG) is a strategic private equity firm with the mission of investing in and being a partner in building great software and services companies. In addition to capital, STG provides transformation expertise to enable its portfolio companies to deliver more value to clients to retain and attract the best talent and to achieve best-in-class business performance. All STG portfolio companies are expected to grow through innovation. STG's current portfolio consists of 12 global companies with combined revenue of approximately $2.5 billion and thousands of employees spread across North America, Europe and Asia. For more information, please visit www.symphonytg.com.