SOURCE: ATR International, Inc.

ATR International, Inc.

April 16, 2009 17:32 ET

ATR International, Inc. Renews ISO Certification

SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwire - April 16, 2009) - ATR International, Inc. was recently notified that as a result of its most recent ISO surveillance audit, the company has achieved ISO 9001:2000 re-certification for the year 2009. This is the 15th consecutive year ATR has achieved ISO 9001:2000 certification. The audit was performed by Bureau Veritas Group, an internationally accredited firm that audits company systems and certifies organizations to this and other international standards.

"Our ISO certification is one of the things I am most proud of," said co-owner and co-founder Maria Novoa. "Our staff strives for excellence on a daily basis and this internationally recognized symbol of quality and excellence helps to reinforce that."

The International Standards Organization, commonly known as ISO, is a worldwide body that establishes international standards. To achieve the ISO 9001:2000 quality standard a company's systems and practices must be compliant with all aspects of the established international standard. ISO certification is an industry recognized ''stamp of approval'' and is expected of suppliers serving a number of industries. It demonstrates a company's commitment to high standards of process control, products, customer service and quality. A company must pass periodic audits from an accredited auditor to maintain ISO status.

About ISO

ISO 9001 is known as international quality management standard, maintained by International Organization for Standardization in 1987 in Switzerland, it is administered by accreditation and certification bodies. Certification to an ISO 9001 standard demonstrates a high effectiveness of business processes, continual improvement of the quality system and customer satisfaction with provided services.

About ATR International, Inc.

ATR International, Inc., a leader in staffing and staff management services, is headquartered in Silicon Valley and services its clients through a network of offices and specialized divisions. ATR delivers an unparalleled range of staffing and career resources to clients and candidates. For more information visit http://www.atrinternational.com

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