2014
Michael Miles

Michael Miles

Michael Miles founded SeatonCorp in 1988, shortly out of college, and was the driving force behind its success. A true pioneer in staffing, he established high volume vendor-on-premise and RPO models long before they became industry standards. Through Staff Management, PeopleScout and StudentScout, he maintained a focus on high-volume recruiting. After TrueBlue acquired SeatonCorp in(…)

David W. Barfield

David W. Barfield

CEO David W. Barfield has grown The Bartech Group’s domestic and international reach and ability to service global 1000 companies. The firm was the 66th-largest staffing firm in the U.S. in 2014 and bills more than $2.5 billion in annualized spend after expanding into Canada, Germany, Belgium, Luxembourg, United Kingdom and France. Barfield has also(…)

Burton M. Goldfield

Burton M. Goldfield

Burton M. Goldfield is president and CEO of TriNet Group Inc., one of the largest PEO operators in the U.S. The San Leandro, Calif.-based company held an initial public offering in March, and is the 33rd-largest U.S. staffing firm. Goldfield led TriNet during a series of acquisitions of other PEOs, including Gevity, AccordHR, Stragetic Outsourcing(…)

Greg Palmer

Greg Palmer

Greg Palmer formed consulting firm G. Palmer & Associates in 2006 after guiding the turnaround and sale of Remedy Temp Inc. to Select Staffing Services. He is also principal in Transpirus, a revenue cycle consulting and outsourcing firm specializing in home healthcare. Under his leadership, G. Palmer has developed the “The Palmer Forecast,” a tool(…)

D. Stephen “Steve” Sorensen

D. Stephen “Steve” Sorensen

Chairman and CEO D. Stephen “Steve” Sorensen has held numerous roles during his quarter-century tenure at The Select Family of Staffing Companies. Starting out on the front line has helped him transform Select into a $2 billion powerhouse in the staffing industry. In the first half of 2014, Sorensen successfully led Select through a broad(…)

Jason Leverant

Jason Leverant

Jason Leverant is president and COO of AtWork Group, a national, multi-specialty staffing franchise based in Knoxville, Tenn. As vice chair of the American Staffing Association’s Light-Industrial Section Policy Council, Leverant continues to work with the ASA to establish policies for staffing agencies implementing the Affordable Care Act, including creating a 2014/2015 version of the(…)