Russ entered the staffing business in 1980 after obtaining a business degree and spending 8 years in the corporate world including 5 in information technology. He obtained a CPC (Certified Personnel Consultant) in 1987 and makes sure that he practices the ethics that certification taught him on a daily basis. “Treating people with respect and professional courtesy is the way I maintain my relationships with clients and potential employees for those clients.” Connect on LinkedIn.
After a successful career with Availability, Incorporated, once the oldest privately owned search firm in Tampa, Russ opened Southern Recruiting Solutions in 2007. His tenure and stability has allowed him to cultivate many unique relationships with professionals over the years.
In addition to his recruiting duties Russ has always been a pro-active member of NPA. NPA is a global network of recruiting firms on 6 continents. The primary function of the network is to share information between firms doing similar business in order to facilitate a successful job search. Russ has served on the NPA Board of Directors on two occasions.
If you are seeking a career change or are an employer trying to fill a critical need Russ is the resource you need.