Steven C. Cooper

Steven C. Cooper

Steven C. Cooper is president and CEO of TrueBlue Inc., the fifth-largest industrial staffing firm in the U.S. Cooper has led the expansion of TrueBlue through acquisitions that have broadened the company’s ability to offer the full spectrum of blue-collar temporary labor to its clients. TrueBlue was named to Forbes magazine’s 2012 and 2011 lists(…)

Amar Panchal

Amar Panchal

Amar Panchal is CEO of Akraya, a 12-year-old information technology staffing and managed solutions firm based in California’s Silicon Valley. Panchal started the company with $3,000 in savings, building it up to revenue of $42.7 million in 2012. Akraya is known for how well it treats employees. The company ranked No. 1 among the Best(…)

Mark Roberts

Mark Roberts

Mark Roberts is CEO of TechServe Alliance, an association of IT and engineering staffing and solutions firms. Roberts is a noted authority on business trends and legal issues and a frequenter speaker on industry-related topics including what successful firms are doing to drive growth and profitability. Roberts is a member of the Labor Relations Committee(…)

Bob Livonius

Bob Livonius

Bob Livonius is president of strategic workforce solutions, AMN Healthcare Services Inc., the largest provider of healthcare MSP and healthcare staffing in the U.S. He was CEO of Medfinders, which was acquired by AMN in 2010, for seven years. Livonius was COO at Spherion for 10 years where the development of the MSP model through(…)

Chris Hubbard

Chris Hubbard

Insight Global Co-President Chris Hubbard started in the company’s Atlanta office in 2002. After 15 years in the IT industry, Hubbard has since served as a regional manager, VP and is now the co-president. Hubbard oversees all field and sales operations of Insight Global’s 34 offices. Hubbard provides strategic guidance and is involved with all(…)

D. Stephen “Steve” Sorensen

D. Stephen “Steve” Sorensen

D. Stephen “Steve” Sorensen is chairman and CEO of The Select Family of Staffing Companies, the 10th-largest staffing firm in the U.S. with 400 offices throughout the country. The Santa Barbara, Calif.-based firm celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2010. Sorensen started off at Select as a branch manager before being appointed president in 1995. In(…)