Willis Group Holdings Taps InnerWorkings for Print Management Services
CHICAGO—April 29, 2011—InnerWorkings Inc., a leading provider of managed print and promotional services, has signed a multi-year, multimillion-dollar enterprise agreement with Willis Group Holdings, a leading global insurance broker.
Under the agreement, InnerWorkings will handle all print and promotional materials, including displays and signage, binders and corporate stationary for Willis Group Holdings North America, and was named the global supplier for the company’s promotional items. InnerWorkings will oversee sourcing and the awarding of jobs and programs, manage fulfillment and administer quality and service management.
"Multinational business leaders such as Willis are increasingly receptive to the outsourcing of non-core functions, like print procurement, to a professional third party that has an established track record of delivering for its clients,” said Eric D. Belcher, Chief Executive Officer of InnerWorkings. “We have the technology, scale and expertise to generate significant savings for customers in a short period of time.”
Carmine Bilardello, senior vice president, Willis said, “With over 20,000 employees and offices spanning the globe, we have a unique set of needs and a company-wide goal of enhancing visibility into spend across the organization. InnerWorkings’ solution is a natural fit to meet these objectives and become our outsourcing partner for print and promotional materials.”
About InnerWorkings Inc.
InnerWorkings Inc. (Nasdaq: INWK) is a leading global provider of managed print and promotional solutions to corporate clients across a wide range of industries. With proprietary technology, an extensive supplier network and deep domain expertise, the Company procures, manages and delivers printed materials and promotional products as part of a comprehensive outsourced enterprise solution. The Company also owns and operates the online business printing site, Inkchaser.com. InnerWorkings is based in Chicago with 35 offices in North America, South America and Europe. For more information visit: www.inwk.com.
Willis Group Holdings plc is a leading global insurance broker. Through its subsidiaries, Willis develops and delivers professional insurance, reinsurance, risk management, financial and human resource consulting and actuarial services to corporations, public entities and institutions around the world. Willis has more than 400 offices in nearly 120 countries, with a global team of approximately 17,000 employees serving clients in virtually every part of the world. Additional information on Willis may be found at www.willis.com.
Source: company release.