Background-screening company InfoMart acquired Global Information Source, a worldwide background-screening firm based in Atlanta.
Details of the July 12 deal were not disclosed.
The acquisition is in line with continued growth in the market and clientele for Marietta, Georgia-based InfoMart, according to an InfoMart press release on the deal. In 2016, the company launched a biometric identity verification application, ASAP ID — essentially a selfie-recognition tool for clients to easily use the service worldwide from their smartphone.
According to Workforce’s annual Hot List of background check providers published in the July/August 2017 issue, InfoMart screened 1.75 million individuals in the