Tony Gregoire

Director of Research, North America

Tony Gregoire
tgregoireSPAMFILTER@staffingindustry.com

Tony Gregoire is Director of Research, North America, at Staffing Industry Analysts. Tony is currently responsible for North American research for both Corporate Members and CWS Council Members. Tony is also responsible for several global reports, including the VMS and MSP Competitive Landscape and the Payrolling/IC Compliance Landscape Report.

Tony holds an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School and passed the CFA Level III exam.

Recent Articles

March Update: U.S. Economic Indicators & 2010 Projections

April 5, 2010

Consensus that the overall economy is recovering, disagreement over strength of recovery
Recent employment gains driven by manufacturing
Weekly initial unemployment claims resumes march downward

Finance/Accounting staffing growth update

March 31, 2010

Generally, the recovery is a bit tepid
One of the few hot spots, mortgage services, is compressing margins
December forecast projected 8% revenue growth in 2010, risk of downgrade in April update

Healthcare staffing growth update

March 30, 2010

Slight downgrade to healthcare warranted in April's forecast update
Weak demand in anesthesia driving greater than expected locum declines
Shaky recovery in per diem nursing
Higher-skilled allied modalities recovering, signs of a bottom in travel nursing

April 2010 U.S. Staffing Industry Stock Index Snapshot

March 31, 2010

SISI up 8% for the quarter, 13 gainers, 6 decliners
Comsys up 97% for the quarter, partly driven by Manpower acquisition
Generally, larger gans in companies with greater commercial mix

Commercial staffing growth update

March 26, 2010

Industrial is the star of 2010, but what about 2020?
Margins under pressure, SUTA inherently a tax with bad timing
2010 revenue growth projection of 11%, forecast update will be released in April

Staffing Industry Report Webinar - March 2010

March 9, 2010

Watch the full webinar on demand 
Analysis of temp employment trends 
The impact of SUTA and FUTA increases
M&A trends in the staffing industry

SUTA analyst interview

February 25, 2010

Analyst Tony Gregoire interviewed on SUTA Tracking Tool
SUTA tracking tool shows wide variation in rates among states, and among companies within states
Rate increases disproportionately burden staffing firms more so than hikes in wage base

SUTA and FUTA: Higher unemployment taxes hitting staffing industry

February 24, 2010

SIA has designed SUTA and FUTA tracking tool to help staffing firms prepare for increases
Nine states show average 2009 SUTA tax rates above 3.0%
Increases in SUTA tax rates disproportionately burden staffing firms, less so for increases in wage base

March Update: U.S. Economic Indicators & 2010 Projections

March 8, 2010

Generally, economic indicators suggest recovery
ECRI suggests declerating growth ahead, not surprising given high 4Q09 growth
Downward march in initial unemployment claims meets resistance

February Update: U.S. Economic Indicators & 2010 Projections

February 16, 2010

Generally, economic indicators suggest robust recovery
Employment recovery lagging that of overall economy
ECRI suggests decelerating growth ahead, but no signs of double-dip