New York, New York: The innovative workforce management firm extends its leadership in services procurement and direct sourcing.

nextSource announced today that Michael Matherly, founder of SOW service delivery company Sourcing for Services and innovator of contingent worker compliance brands IC Precheck and 1099 Certified, has joined nextSource to lead its Strategic Solutions group and its Direct Sourcing and SOW practice areas. nextSource acquired Mr. Matherly’s company and associated portfolio of accounts as a strategic investment in the increasingly diverse total talent, workforce management and services procurement industry.

Michael is an established industry pioneer known for building and institutionalizing solutions that expand traditional contingent labor management services to address today’s more complex and diverse non-employee options.  He developed the industry’s first embedded IC compliance and agent of record solutions for 3rd party deployment within a freelance management platform and designed and deployed one of the industry’s first SOW workflow solutions as a procurement executive for a Fortune 100 Financial Services firm.

“Michael’s extensive industry experience, innovative approach to the integration of services with technologies, and strong customer focus are well aligned with the nextSource approach,” commented Catherine Candland, nextSource CEO.  “Our mission is to connect clients to great talent in ways that create a highly unified and productive workforce drawing from all permanent and temporary worker classifications. His contributions will be essential.”

About nextSource: nextSource advances the way the world connects with talent.  We offer innovative workforce solutions that deliver extraordinary service, efficiency, analytical insight, risk mitigation and improved access to talent that enhances a unified workforce. Solutions offerings include Managed Services Program, Employer of Record services, Independent Contractor Compliance Management, Statement of Work based Project Services Management and Workforce Consulting and Advisory services. As a privately held, woman-owned business with over 20 years’ experience, nextSource provides a personalized, intelligent approach to workforce solutions driven by high impact, strong results and continuous growth.  For more information, visit www.nextSource.com.