Corporate Resource Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRRS), a diversified technology, staffing, recruiting and consulting services firm, today announced that NY Times Best-selling author and CRS Board Member James Altucher has been recognized as a “LinkedIn Influencer.” “This is a very prestigious LinkedIn status to which approximately 300 ‘Thought Leaders’ are invited across the globe to be recognized for their high level of business acumen,” said John P. Messina, Chief Executive Officer for CRS. “In becoming a LinkedIn Influencer, James Altucher joins other proven professionals such as Bill Gates, President Barack Obama, Richard Branson and Jack Welch. We are honored to have James on our Board of Directors and we utilize his expertise as we continue to position CRS as a premier provider of staffing and technology. Congratulations James, on this major accomplishment.” To learn more about the LinkedIn Influencer status please click the USA Today Link below: http://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/2012/10/02/linkedin-links-up-with-panel-of-influencers/1608015/ About Corporate Resource Services, Inc.: Corporate Resource Services, Inc. provides cloud-based enterprise applications and hosting services to PEO and staffing companies, as well as diversified staffing, recruiting, and consulting services. The Company offers trained employees in the areas of Insurance, Information Technology, Accounting, Legal, Engineering, Science, Healthcare, Life Sciences, Creative Services, Hospitality, Retail, General Business and Light Industrial work. The company’s blended staffing solutions are tailored to our customers’ needs and can include customized employee pre-training and testing, on-site facilities management, vendor management, risk assessment and management, market analyses and productivity/occupational engineering studies. The Company’s ability to deliver broad-based solutions provides its customers a “one stop shop” to fulfill their staffing needs from professional services and consulting to clerical and light industrial positions. Depending on the size and complexity of an assignment, Corporate Resource Services can create an on-site facility for recruiting, training and administration at the customers’ location. Company recruiters have the latest state of the art recruiting resources available to help customers secure the best candidates in today's ever-changing marketplace. CRS’s national network of recruiters has staffing experts that get excellent results by focusing within their areas of expertise.