Tony Gregoire

Director of Research, The Americas

Tony Gregoire

Tony Gregoire is Director of Research, The Americas, at Staffing Industry Analysts. Tony is currently responsible for North and South American research for Corporate 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

Selling to government: U.S. Treasury Dept. opportunities

November 6, 2008

U.S. Treasury taps two legal firms to assist with implementation of bail-out program
Hughes, Hubbard & Reed and Squire Sanders & Dempsey chosen
Ceiling for the two contracts of $5.5 million each

Legal staffing growth update

December 4, 2008

M&A, Structured Finance, Real Estate drag down legal demand
Demand in counter-cyclical business only partially offsets weak areas
2008 growth forecast reduced from 8.0% to 6.0%

Engineering/design staffing growth update

March 20, 2009

Sector falls in 4Q
Key economic trends indicate continued decline
Estimated growth lowered to 2% for 2008; -4% for 2009 

Healthcare staffing growth update

August 21, 2009

Q3 will be even worse than Q2, but should be the bottom
Signs of burn-out among non-contingents, but few exit options with unemployment over 9%
Downgrade in upcoming update to healthcare staffing industry forecast

Largest U.S. Office/Clerical Temporary Staffing Firms

October 9, 2008

13 firms make $200MM cut, comprising 44% of market
Top 5 represent 28% of the industry
Kelly tops the list; over $1 billion in office/clerical sales

Staffing Industry Stock Index analysis

June 1, 2009

SISI down 6% in May
7 gainers, 13 decliners
Rally in the broader market tapered off in mid May

Clinical Scientific staffing growth update

March 31, 2009

Project 2009 contraction of 2.0%
Estimated market size of $1.5 billion
Aerotek is largest provider

Temporary employment trends - what they might (and might not) tell us

July 6, 2009

Caution urged when hunting for magic bullet
The economy drives temp, not the other way around
Seasonality matters

Largest U.S. Legal Temporary Staffing Firms

October 7, 2008

Six firms make $25MM cut, comprising 36% of market
Hudson Highland, MPS, and Update comprise 30% of market
Legal is largest staffing segment for only two of the six firms

Analysis of Robert Half 4Q08 earnings release

January 28, 2009

U.S. staffing revenue contracts 21% y/y
"Perm" revenue contracts 35% y/y
1Q09 guidance of total company revenue: 27%-31% contraction y/y