Craig Johnson

Senior Managing Editor

Craig Johnson

Craig Johnson is Senior Managing Editor of Staffing Industry Review and Staffing Industry Analysts Daily News. Johnson joined Staffing Industry Analysts in 2006. He has more than 17 years of experience as a journalist.

Recent Articles

Temp Help Services Costs Trend Up

July 17, 2013

Staffing buyers are paying more for temporary staffing in the U.S. compared to last year, according to data released Friday by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Texas agency signs NTT Data deal

July 11, 2013

The Texas Department of Transportation reported it signed a deal with NTT Data to privatize portions of its information technology functions. The agency said its present IT workers may be retained by the department or will be offered positions with NTT Data for at least six months.

UK probes competition among IT services providers

July 11, 2013

Information and communication technology services providers that serve the U.K.’s public sector are coming under a microscope. The U.K. government’s Office of Fair Trading put out a “call for information” on July 3 to check on whether a lack of competition exists.

Capgemini taps North American exec as CTO

July 11, 2013

Capgemini Group appointed Lanny Cohen as global chief technology officer. Cohen will join the company’s executive committee as part of his new role.

Accenture estimates slower growth for year

July 11, 2013

Accenture plc (NYSE: ACN) cut projected revenue growth for its fiscal year ending Aug. 31, the company announced. It now expects revenue to grow between 3 percent and 4 percent in local currency; that’s down from an earlier estimate in the lower half of a range of 5 percent to 8 percent.

Gartner lowers global IT spend projection for 2013

July 11, 2013

Total global spend on information technology will rise 2 percent in 2013 to $3.72 trillion, technology research and advisory firm Gartner Inc. reported on July 2. However, the projected growth rate was reduced from an earlier estimate of 4.1 percent.

IQNavigator Taps SaaS Exec for CEO Role

July 10, 2013

IQNavigator, a vendor management system and managed services provider, named Joseph Juliano as its new president and CEO. Juliano brings more than 25 years of experience in software as a service and procurement solutions.

2013 List of Fastest-Growing US Staffing Firms

July 1, 2013

  • The list of fastest-growing U.S. staffing firms includes 92 firms that posted compound annual revenue growth rates of 15 percent or more.
  • The top 10 fastest-growing firms had a median growth rate of 73.8 percent.

Rising Tide

July 1, 2013

Increased workers’ comp premiums and stricter underwriting are going to force staffing firms to pay attention to best practices.

IGate faces securities suit over CEO termination

June 26, 2013

A securities lawsuit against iGate Corp. (NASD: IGTE) and its former President and CEO Phaneesh Murthy was filed June 14.