SOURCE: Santa Barbara International Marathon

Santa Barbara International Marathon

Santa Barbara International Marathon

April 23, 2009 11:02 ET

Santa Barbara International Marathon Partners With Select Staffing to Bring Premier Event to Santa Barbara

SANTA BARBARA, CA--(Marketwire - April 23, 2009) - The Santa Barbara International Marathon is pleased to announce its partnership with Select Staffing to bring its inaugural event to Santa Barbara.

Scheduled for December 4-6, 2009, the Select Staffing Santa Barbara International Marathon offers three days of events for beginning to expert/elite runners, community members, local and national charities, local corporations and organizations, children, and destination marathoners. Events include:

--  Lecture Series (featuring two-time Olympic Marathoner Ed Eyestone) on
--  Health & Fitness Expo on Friday and Saturday
--  Children's Festival on Saturday
--  Health & Fitness Corporate and People's Relay on Sunday
--  Marathon on Sunday

"Select Staffing is thrilled to join forces with such a terrific event as this," said Steve Sorensen, Chairman and CEO of The Select Family of Staffing Companies. "We're even more excited because it's being held in Santa Barbara, the community we've been a part of since we were founded here almost 25 years ago. Santa Barbara is a world-class city, and I know the Select Staffing Santa Barbara International Marathon will be a world-class attraction."

"We are honored to partner with Select Staffing, a long-standing member of the local community with a reputation for going the extra mile, to make our inaugural Santa Barbara International Marathon a memorable event," said chief organizer Rusty Snow. "The involvement of Select Staffing, one of the 10 largest staffing firms in the nation, also reinforces the importance of the event and at the same time brings it national recognition."

For more information or to register for the Select Staffing Santa Barbara International Marathon, visit:

About The Select Family of Staffing Companies

Founded in Santa Barbara, California in 1985, The Select Family of Staffing Companies is a top 10 industry leader. The company operates as Select Staffing®, SelectRemedy®, Select Truckers Plus(SM), Remedy® Intelligent Staffing, RemX® Specialty Staffing, Westaff®, and a dozen other national brands. Select offers premier workforce management services, including recruiting and screening professional job candidates, payroll and time attendance management, on-site supervision, proactive safety programs, and specialty staffing solutions to a wide variety of client companies, including manufacturing, industrial, clerical, administrative, accounting, finance, information technology, and professional services. For more information on Select, please visit

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