December 22, 2008 08:30 ET

ADP Receives HROA Innovative Organizations Award

ADP Client Schindler Standardizes Payroll for 16,000 Employees Across 14 Countries

ROSELAND, NJ--(Marketwire - December 22, 2008) - ADP ® Employer Services, a leading provider of HR, payroll and benefits administration services, today announced that ADP and its client, Schindler, one of the world's largest suppliers of escalators and elevators worldwide, were honored with the Innovative Organizations HROA Award™ at the annual HRO World Europe Conference™ in Brussels, Belgium on November 20, 2008.

In a presentation at the HRO World Europe Conference, Schindler demonstrated how GlobalView®, ADP's single-source payroll and HR outsourcing service for multinational organizations, enabled the company to innovate and transform payroll delivery to 16,000 employees in 14 European countries. Schindler replaced its various existing systems with a single solution for Europe, realizing substantial savings while standardizing service levels to its employees.

"We are honored to be recognized by HROA for helping our clients achieve HR transformation with GlobalView," said Laurie Eldridge, ADP Corporate Vice President and General Manager - GlobalView. "ADP continually strives to provide innovative services to help our multinational clients achieve their strategic objectives and provide an easy path to HR transformation. Schindler is a valued client and their accomplishments on behalf of their 16,000 employees is a testament to their effective implementation and management of GlobalView."

GlobalView is currently used by 80 multinational organizations operating in 46 countries, representing more than one million employees worldwide. As a direct result of GlobalView, ADP's international footprint is expanding rapidly, entering markets it never before served.

The Innovative Organizations HROA Award recognized ADP as an organization with a track record for contributing original innovations in HR transformation and outsourcing, including innovations in process, technology, and approach. This is the second consecutive year in which ADP has received an HROA Europe award.

Conference delegates at the HRO World Europe Conference cast their votes for the HROA Europe's Third Annual Awards. For more information about the HROA awards, please visit and

To find out more about GlobalView, please visit

About ADP

Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADP), with nearly $9 billion in revenues and over 585,000 clients, is one of the world's largest providers of business outsourcing solutions. Leveraging nearly 60 years of experience, ADP offers a wide range of HR, payroll, tax and benefits administration solutions from a single source. ADP's easy-to-use, cost-effective 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 and recreational vehicle dealers throughout the world. For more information about ADP or to contact a local ADP sales office, reach us at 1.800.225.5237 or visit the company's Web site at

About Schindler

The Schindler Group is a leading global mobility provider. It is present in more than 140 countries and has around 45,000 employees. Schindler designs, installs, services and modernizes elevator and escalator systems for almost every building type. Globally, Schindler equipment moves more than 900 million people per day. For more information about Schindler please visit the company's Web site at

About the HROA

The HROA is the definitive independent organization for all those who purchase, provide, or participate in HR transformation and outsourcing. The mission of the European Chapter is to educate, promote research, publish, recognize, and provide networking opportunities to foster professionalism in HR transformation and HR outsourcing across Europe. Its membership encompasses over 7,500 HR executives, including the largest 50 buyers, the top 30 providers, the leading sourcing advisors and attorneys, and the best thought leaders in HR Transformation. The HROA brings its diverse membership together to set standards and practices, provide peer networking, and maintain a robust curriculum. For information about the HROA, visit

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