Tony Gregoire

Director of Research, North America

Tony Gregoire

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. Since joining Staffing Industry Analysts in 2008, he has covered healthcare staffing and authored reports such as the US Staffing Industry Forecast and the VMS & MSP Competitive Landscape.

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

Recent Articles

Economic indicators update

January 8, 2010

Generally, economic indicators suggest recovery
Employment recovery lagging that of overall economy
Four week moving average of initial unemployment claims continues march downard

January 2010 U.S. Staffing Industry Stock Index Snapshot

January 4, 2010

SISI up 11% for the month, 19 gainers, 1 decliner
Favorable employment report lifts index
SISI gained 43% in 2009

Legal staffing growth update

September 28, 2009

Wide variation in revenue trends
SIBC shows 48% y/y contraction in 1H09
Risk of slight downgrade to segment in upcoming update to 2009 forecast

Finance/Accounting staffing growth update

September 25, 2009

Several companies report sequential growth from Q1 to Q2
Overall segment showing stabilization over last few months
Risk of slight downgrade to 2009 forecast

Finance/Accounting staffing growth update

November 17, 2009

Sequential growth is spotty
Lower bill rates driven by mix shift and price pressure
2009 and 2010 forecast to be updated in December

Legal staffing growth update

November 19, 2009

Continued declines in legal services employment, but encouraging signs in temp piece
Some firms noting larger share of short-term assignments 
Update to 2009 and 2010 forecast to be released in December

Clinical/Scientific staffing growth update

September 28, 2009

Recovery in clinical lagging that of overall temporary staffing, due to pharma consolidation
Sequential revenue declines from Q1 to Q2 after some companies experienced false bottom in April
Risk of downgrade to segment in upcoming staffing industry forecast

Allied health staffing growth update

December 15, 2009

We project revenue contraction of 25% in 2009 followed by growth of 2% in 2010 for allied health
Overall, business is improving sequentially, but results vary given array of modalities
Sluggish recovery in unemployment rate will contain growth in 2010

Staffing industry forecast: December update

December 8, 2009

Temporary help sector downgraded from 8% to 7% growth for 2010
Revision driven by downgrades in healthcare and clinical/scientific 
Overall staffing industry projections unchanged: 26% contraction in 2009, 5% growth in 2010

Clinical/Scientific staffing growth update

November 23, 2009

Seasonality likely to drive revenue declines from 3Q09 to 4Q09
Consolidation/restructuring in pharma will delay recovery in 2010
Update to 2009 and 2010 forecast to be released in December