Patricia Griffin

Patricia Griffin

Patricia Griffin is president and CEO of ICon Professional services. The Foster City, Calif.- based firm provides independent contractor compliance and payrolling. Griffin founded the firm in 1997 in the wake of the Vizcaino v. Microsoft case when large companies expressed a need to manage the risk of using independent contractors. ICon was one of(…)

Carl Camden

Carl Camden

As president and CEO of Kelly Services, Carl Camden advises leaders of Global 100 companies on flexible workforce strategies. He’s regarded as a passionate advocate for the free agent workforce and has received numerous awards from international workforce agencies for his efforts to improve the workforce development system. Camden often speaks about HR and leadership(…)

Dr. Brian Poplin

Dr. Brian Poplin

Dr. Brian Poplin joined Medical Staffing Network Healthcare LLC as president and COO in April and became president and CEO in July as the company positions itself for exponential growth. Prior to joining MSN, Poplin spent 18 years at Aramark, where he served as president of its healthcare technology outsourcing business and completed several strategic(…)

Tiffany Crenshaw

Tiffany Crenshaw

Tiffany Crenshaw is president and CEO of Intellect Resources, No. 1 this year on Staffing Industry Analysts’ list of fastest-growing U.S. staffing firms. Intellect Resources posted compound annual revenue growth of 125.5 percent from 2008 through 2012 — compared with the median CAGR of 73.8 percent among the top 10 firms. And it was the(…)

Jeff Nugent

Jeff Nugent

As the founder and managing director of Contingent Workforce Solutions, Jeff Nugent is a pioneer in contingent workforce management. His firm provides services contract talent management services to employers, staffing firms as well as independent contractors. He boasts 55,000 Twitter followers and is the founder and managing editor of the Contingent Workforce Strategies group on(…)

Edward “EJ” Jackson

Edward “EJ” Jackson

A 20-plus year industry veteran, Edward “EJ” Jackson is a technologist supporting innovation in the staffing industry. In 1999, he launched Skills Village, the first Web-based solution that integrated with a major ERP. Jackson also helped define interoperability standards as a founding member of the HR-XML Consortium. In 2004, Jackson co-founded Provade Inc. to enable(…)