Richard L. Jackson

Richard L. Jackson

Richard L. Jackson, chairman and CEO of Jackson Healthcare, developed more than 25 healthcare companies over the past 36 years, including staffing companies, surgery centers, practice management companies, clinics and hospi-tals. He demonstrated his industry acumen by lifting healthcare staffing firm World Health out of bankruptcy: It was losing $1 million on a monthly basis(…)

Patrick Beharelle

Patrick Beharelle

Patrick Beharelle is the CEO of Seaton, which operates under the PeopleScout, Staff Management | SMX and StudentScout brands. Beharelle is responsible for more than 28,000 employees. The company has achieved an organic compounded annual growth rate in excess of 25 percent since 2009. Recently, Inc. magazine named Seaton one of America’s Top 10 private(…)

Pat Kennedy

Pat Kennedy

Pat Kennedy is president of Weatherby Healthcare and group president of CHG Healthcare Services Inc., the second-largest healthcare U.S. staffing firm. An innovator in relationship-based staffing, she was the original creator of the award-winning Red Ribbon Service at Weatherby Healthcare, propelling the locum tenens staffing agency to be known nationwide for providing exceptional service and(…)

Harold “Max” Messmer Jr.

Harold “Max” Messmer Jr.

Harold “Max” Messmer, Jr., is chairman and CEO of Robert Half International, the world’s largest specialized staffing firm. Messmer led RHI from a small, franchised company to a global enterprise with revenue of $4.1 billion. He recently wrote the third edition of Human Resources Kit For Dummies. RHI frequently appears on Fortune magazine’s list of(…)

Kieran Brady

Kieran Brady

Kieran Brady, executive VP, global market strategies, is one of IQNavigator’s four founding members and for the past 13 years has helped guide the company into a market-leading VMS and MSP. Prior to founding IQNavigator, Brady held various positions with Oracle and Capgemini. IQNavigator serves some of the world’s biggest brands including Apple, Disney and(…)

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(…)