Paulett Eberhart

Paulett Eberhart

Paulett Eberhart, CEO of CDI Corp. since January 2011, shifted the company’s strategy to offer integrated solutions that provide entire staffing programs, from job profiling to hiring to onboarding. CDI Corp. is now a $1.1 billion, publicly traded engineering, technology and staffing solutions business. Under Eberhart’s leadership, CDI’s staffing revenues grew 6.4 percent last year(…)

William J. Grubbs

William J. Grubbs

William J. Grubbs joined Cross Country Healthcare Inc. as president and COO in April 2013 and is now president and CEO. Grubbs previously served as EVP and COO of TrueBlue Inc. and has held various senior executive positions, including COO of SFN Group (formerly known as Spherion Corp.). Grubbs was part of the executive team(…)

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(…)

Jennifer Beck

Jennifer Beck

Jennifer Beck has been CEO of Impellam Group plc’s North American operations since February 2012. Prior to joining the company in 2010, Beck was at Spherion/ SourceRight and in the industry for 15 years. Impellam’s U.S. operations rank No. 49 on Staffing Industry Analysts’ list of largest U.S. staffing firms. The company also ranks among(…)

Dave MacKeen Jr.

Dave MacKeen Jr.

As CEO, Dave MacKeen Jr. led Eliassen Group through four acquisitions and two private equity recapitalizations, taking it from $27 million in revenue in 2002 to $171 million in 2012. MacKeen also expanded the company’s services beyond IT to include life sciences, agile, workforce management and biometrics. Eliassen Group ranks on the lists of the(…)

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(…)