Staffing Now names Eric Archer CEO
January 07 2008
Staffing Now Inc. said today Eric Archer will serve as its CEO. Archer has more than 25 year of professional experience and has served as president of Hobart West Solutions, Esquire Solutions, and Spherion Corp.'s (NYSE: SFN) professional services group.
Staffing Now was acquired in November 2006 by San Francisco private equity firm Gryphon Investors in partnership with Ray Marcy, former CEO of Spherion. Des Moines IA-based Staffing Now has revenue of more than $125 million.
"Over the last year we have aggressively expanded our Staffing now platform with the acquisition of professional services companies Q&A Recruiting in July 2007 and Certes Financial Pros in November 2007," said Marcy, executive partner with Gryphon. "With Eric in his new role, we will actively explore additional acquisitions in this sector."