ROSELAND, N.J., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Recognizing the significant contributions entrepreneurs and small business owners make to the U.S. economy, ADP ® today voiced its support for National Small Business Week, a special series of events convened by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) during the week of May 12 to highlight the impact they have throughout our society -- from local job creation to helping increase America's competitiveness.
According to SBA, in 2011 there were more than 28 million small businesses operating in the U.S. SBA also reports that more than half of Americans either own or work for a small business, and those firms are responsible for creating up to 63 percent of net new private-sector jobs.
"As a partner to more than 425,000 small business clients, ADP understands firsthand how challenging success can be. That's why it is a privilege to serve small businesses and celebrate the many contributions they make, including all they do to drive innovation and fuel economic activity," said Anish Rajparia, president of ADP Small Business Services.
For details on National Small Business Week, please visit: http://www.sba.gov/nsbw/nsbwFor more information about ADP Small Business Solutions, please visit: https://www.adp.com/solutions/small-business.aspx About ADPWith more than $11 billion in revenues and more than 60 years of experience, ADP ® (NASDAQ: ADP) serves approximately 620,000 clients in more than 125 countries. As one of the world's largest providers of business outsourcing and human capital management solutions, ADP offers a wide range of human resource, payroll, talent management, tax and benefits administration solutions from a single source, and helps clients comply with regulatory and legislative changes, such as the Affordable Care Act (ACA). ADP's easy-to-use solutions for employers provide superior value to companies of all types and sizes. ADP is also a leading provider of integrated computing solutions to auto, truck, motorcycle, marine, recreational vehicle, and heavy equipment dealers throughout the world. For more information about ADP, visit the company's Web site at www.adp.com. Contact: Jim DuffyADP(973) 712-2070 Jim.Duffy@ADP.com SOURCE ADP