Marietta, GA (1/16/14) – InfoMart’s president and chair, Tammy Cohen, announced that Adam Townsend has been promoted to chief operating officer (COO). In this role, Townsend will continue to oversee the processing of InfoMart’s core services, customer service, and legal compliance.

“Adam is a proven company leader, and has emerged as one of the most respected voices in the background screening industry,” Cohen said.  “He has been instrumental in the continued growth of our operations team, and we are proud to recognize his contributions to our success.”

The announcement took place at InfoMart’s annual Employee Awards Banquet, where Adam thanked his team, saying: “Your dedication to excellence is what allows InfoMart to provide top-notch service to our clients, and I am grateful to work with you each day.”

Townsend has a long history with InfoMart and more than a decade of experience in screening and investigations. Last year he was elected to the board of directors of the Professional Background Screening Assocation, having previously chaired the committee responsible for the PBSA annual conferences.  Before his promotion to COO, Townsend served as vice president and previously as InfoMart’s Director of Operations. Prior to joining InfoMart in 2002, he worked as a private investigator and is licensed in Georgia, Florida, South Carolina and Tennessee. Townsend obtained a bachelors degree in criminal justice form Valdosta State University.

About InfoMart

InfoMart has been revolutionizing the global background and identity screening industry for 30 years, providing businesses the information they need to make informed hiring decisions. They develop innovative technology that modernizes talent onboarding, including a first-to-market biometric identity authentication application and a verified sanctions search. The WBENC-certified company is a founding member of the Professional Background Screening Association, and they have achieved PBSA accreditation in recognition of their consistent business practices and commitment to compliance with the FCRA. The company is dedicated to customer service, speed, and accuracy, and it has been recognized for its success, workplace culture, and corporate citizenship with over 45 industry awards. To Get the Whole Story on InfoMart, please visit, follow @InfoMartUSA, or call (770) 984-2727.

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