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David W. Barfield

David W. Barfield

CEO David W. Barfield led The Bartech Group through a year of record growth, extending operations in six international locations, with another planned by the end of the year. He joined the Livonia, Mich.-based staffing provider in 1995, becoming COO in 2009 and president, CEO and chairman in 2012. Barfield is an active member of(…)

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(…)

Gary Swart

Gary Swart

Gary Swart is CEO of oDesk, the world’s largest online workplace. Swart is a leading voice for the future of work and the emerging online work industry. Since joining oDesk, he successfully guided the company to a No. 1 rank (based on annual spend) among online staffing platforms, according to SIA. oDesk also recently became(…)

Joyce Russell

Joyce Russell

As executive VP and president of Adecco Staffing U.S, Joyce Russell is one of the most senior ranking woman in the U.S. staffing industry. Adecco Staffing U.S. is Adecco’s largest business operation in the U.S. with more than 450 branch offices. Russell has had a long and illustrious tenure at Adecco, having joined the firm(…)

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(…)

Michael Beygelman

Michael Beygelman

Michael Beygelman is RPO president of Pontoon, a subsidiary of the Adecco Group that was formed earlier this year as a merger of strategic Adecco businesses. Beygelman led the organic growth of Adec-co’s RPO business since its inception and oversaw the integration of the TalentTrack in 2007 and later Beeline RPO. Beygelman first joined Adecco(…)

Fred Minturn

Fred Minturn

Fred Minturn, CEO and president of MSX International since 2009, believes the company’s constant search for new opportunities to utilize predictive management and its focus on customer satisfaction have maintained the managed service providers’ leadership position in the markets it serves. Its team, working with Ford Motor Co. more than 20 years ago, pioneered the(…)

Lori Schultz

Lori Schultz

Lori Schultz is president of Yoh, a Philadelphia-based staffing and workforce solutions provider. A strategic leader, Schultz has nearly 27 years of industry experience and a proven track record of collaborating with industry leaders and Fortune 500 companies to develop and implement workforce solutions that fuel growth. She has driven Yoh’s expansion and is a(…)

Cynthia Kinnas

Cynthia Kinnas

Cynthia Kinnas founded Randstad’s travel nurse staffing company, Randstad Healthcare (formerly known as Clinical One), in 1993 and currently oversees Randstad’s nursing, advanced practice, case management and allied health staffing divisions. She is a founding board member and president of the National Association of Travel Healthcare Organizations, as well as chairman of the Healthcare Section(…)

Jeff Harris

Jeff Harris

Jeff Harris is CEO and founding partner of the IT staffing firm, ettain group. Harris is also a founding member of the National Staffing Alliance, as well as a member of the Large Staffing Firm Roundtable. ettain group was No. 31 on SIA’s 2013 list of fastest growing staffing firms and was named to the(…)