A Look Back at 25 Years of Service Excellence

Accurate was built on the vision of making every hire the start of a success story. 25 years later, we continue to realize our vision through our mission of advancing the background screening experience through visibility and insights, empowering companies to make smart, unbiased decisions.

History Image - Accurate Background founded (July 31)
1997

Accurate Background founded (July 31)

2002

Expands global service offerings

2004

Adjudication process implemented

History Image - Headquarters moves from tiny office in Lake Forest to larger building in Irvine
2005

Headquarters moves from tiny office in Lake Forest to larger building in Irvine

2006

Becomes ISO Certified

2007

Acquires Cross Match Services

History Image - E-Signature: Disclosure and Authorization implemented
2007

E-Signature: Disclosure and Authorization implemented

2008

Introduces nationwide I-9 employment verification solution

2011

Receives accreditation with the Background Screening Credentialing Council (BSCC)

History Image - Moves headquarters again to larger 47,500 square foot building in Irvine
2013

Moves headquarters again to larger 47,500 square foot building in Irvine

2014

Acquires fellow background screening services company, Hirease

2016

Adds compliance capabilities to API

History Image - Introduces mobile capabilities
2016

Introduces mobile capabilities

2018

Inducted into Inc. 5000 Hall of Fame for being on the list for five consecutive years

History Image - Accurate Unveils New Branding
2019

Accurate Unveils New Branding

2019

Accurate’s Chief Compliance and Regulatory Officer appointed Chair of PBSA Board of Directors

History Image - Appoints Tim Dowd as CEO
2020

Appoints Tim Dowd as CEO

2020

Acquires CareerBuilder Employment Screening (CBES)

Connect With Accurate

There is a place for everyone here. As an Accurate employee, you can feel confident about joining a collaborative team where you can make your mark. As a client of Accurate, you can look forward to a partnership that ensures a seamless hiring process from start to finish.