CHARLOTTE, N.C. – February 25, 2019 – Trent Beekman, ettain group CEO, was recently named to Staffing Industry Analysts’ (SIA) Staffing 100 list, which recognizes The 100 Most Influential People in the Staffing Industry whose influence and accomplishments are elevating the workforce solutions ecosystem and taking the industry forward.

Beekman has made his mark on the staffing industry over the past 20 years, joining ettain group as CEO in August 2018, after an intensive search for the right Chief Executive Officer to continue to accelerate ettain group’s exponential growth, while also remaining true to its mission, vision, and core values. He is dedicated to ettain group’s continued evolution as a leading talent solutions provider, delivering recruitment services and managed services in IT, Healthcare IT, and Digital Creative.

“It’s an honor to be recognized among the leaders in our industry and to be a part of the ettain group team,” said Beekman. “I am proud and amazed by our team’s daily commitment to providing unparalleled service and support to our customers, our communities, and each other.”

In addition, SIA has welcomed Bob Livonius to The Staffing 100 Hall of Fame, which comprises those who have been named to the Staffing 100 list five consecutive times. Livonius is Operating Executive Counsel of New Mainstream Capital and a board member at ettain group. He is an innovative leader known for successfully implementing creative change-driven initiatives across the staffing industry for more than 27 years.

“I am so proud to be recognized by SIA,” said Livonius. “And proud to be working with the great leaders at ettain group. This industry is constantly evolving with new services and technologies. It keeps me energized!”

Those named to the lists are being honored at a private reception at SIA’s Executive Forum North America: Breakthrough Leadership in Austin this week. Among the speakers at the forum, is Jeff Harris, ettain group Co-founder, who has been named four times to SIA’s Staffing 100 list. As CEO for 22 years, and now Chairman of the Board, Harris has been instrumental in ettain group’s exponential growth and world class service. Harris will help lead a discussion on the topic “Breaking Through”, sharing his expertise and experience on overcoming barriers to building and growing a successful business.

ettain group is proud to be led and advised by the absolute best minds in the industry and grateful to SIA for recognizing key members of our team and our industry.

About Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA)

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Elevating the Workforce Solutions Ecosystem

Founded in 1989, SIA is the global advisor on staffing and workforce solutions. Our proprietary research covers all categories of employed and non-employed work including temporary staffing, independent contracting and other types of contingent labor. SIA’s independent and objective analysis provides insights into the services and suppliers operating in the workforce solutions ecosystem including staffing firms, managed service providers, recruitment process outsourcers, payrolling/compliance firms and talent acquisition technology specialists such as vendor management systems, online staffing platforms, crowdsourcing and online work services. We also provide training and accreditation with our unique Certified Contingent Workforce Professional (CCWP) program.

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About ettain group

ettain group is the Talent Solution that delivers Recruitment Services and Managed Services in 3 practice areas: IT, Healthcare IT, and Digital Creative. From discovery to execution, we help our clients successfully design, develop, and deliver critical technology and business initiatives, from providing individual resources, to staffing and managing critical programs and projects, to running entire recruitment processes. Founded in 1996, with nearly 1,300 employees and consultants currently at work, we offer opportunities across North America, with offices in Charlotte, Dallas, Minneapolis, Nashville, Phoenix, Raleigh, San Francisco, Washington, D.C., and Winston Salem. ettain group is a proud recipient of Inavero’s Best of Staffing Diamond Award for both Client and Talent satisfaction for 7 years running. For more information, visit

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