Randstad Professionals appoints senior vice president of strategic sales
In this capacity, Gannon leads the strategic development of the company's sales efforts, including expanding current operations and cultivating new opportunities.
Prior to joining Randstad Professionals, Gannon worked for another professional staffing agency as senior vice president, strategic accounts, and helped oversee its strategic accounts group. In her 13 years with the company, Gannon's responsibilities included business development, strategy, client relationships and management. Earlier in her career, Gannon worked as a regional manager at Glotel, a specialized supplier of workforce and project management solutions for the telecom and IT industries.
Recognized for her intimate knowledge of recruiting and hiring, Gannon frequently speaks on staffing topics at events around the country. Over the course of her career, she has received numerous awards granted to top performing leaders. In addition to her professional experience, Gannon serves on the board of Real Options for City Kids, a non-profit dedicated to nurturing the healthy development of children. She holds a degree in health sciences from Springfield College.
"Understanding market conditions is an essential part of meeting the staffing and hiring needs of today's professional organizations, and Randstad Professionals is committed to helping employers find the right talent for their specific business goals," said Rebecca Henderson, group president, professional solutions, Randstad. "We are delighted to welcome Jennifer Gannon as our new senior vice president of strategic sales, as she brings a valuable perspective to Randstad Professionals and will be a strong asset for the company. Jennifer's ability to forge relationships, along with her leadership skills, business development experience and recruiting expertise, will help us continue to drive growth."
"It is an honor to join the Randstad Professionals team and help expand the company's presence," said Gannon. "As the organization continues to grow, I look forward to developing strategies that will build new relationships, as well as nurture and maintain strong bonds with current clients."