ettain group CEO, Jeff Harris, Recognized as One of The Most Influential People In the Staffing Industry


Charlotte, N.C., – February 26, 2018 – Jeff Harris, ettain group CEO and Co-founder, was recently named for the fourth time to Staffing Industry Analysts’ (SIA) Staffing 100, which recognizes The 100 Most Influential People in the Staffing Industry and celebrates those individuals whose passion and contributions have made a positive impact on the lives and livelihoods of workers and job seekers across the economy.

The Staffing 100 awardees are nominated by staffing suppliers, SIA advisors and the SIA team. This list is not a ranking, but rather a showcase of those who’ve made a difference in the industry and in helping millions find jobs. The Staffing 100 honorees for 2018 comprise CEOs and leaders of some of the largest staffing companies in the world, niche players, as well as entrepreneurs breaking ground as the industry continues to evolve.

Harris has been instrumental in growing ettain group to the 33rd largest IT staffing company in the nation. Under Harris’ leadership, the company has expanded their IT, healthcare IT and digital creative practices as well as their recruitment and managed service solutions. ettain group is now a talent solutions leader in Charlotte, Dallas, Frisco, Nashville, Raleigh, Washington, D.C., Winston-Salem, Minneapolis, Phoenix, St. Louis, San Francisco, and San Jose. ettain group recently received Inavero’s 2018 Best of Staffing® awards for both client and talent satisfaction, as well as the Diamond Award in both categories for earning these distinctions for at least five consecutive years. Harris has been named one of SIA’s 100 Most Influential People in Staffing four times and now serves on the American Staffing Association’s Board of Directors.

“It’s truly an honor to be recognized among the leaders in our industry,” said Harris. When my co-founders and I started the company 22 years ago, we established an incredible culture and core values that each of our employees continue to embody today. I am humbled to be a part of such an extraordinary and talented team that remains dedicated to providing unparalleled service and support to our customers, our communities, and each other.”

"The 2018 Staffing 100 honorees touch all sectors of the workforce solutions ecosystem, elevating it through their commitment, innovation and expertise," said Subadhra Sriram, Publisher and Editor, Media Products, SIA. "I am once again excited to acknowledge an important group whose work is leading our industry into the future."

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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 and market expansion in Charlotte, Dallas, Frisco, Minneapolis, Nashville, Phoenix, Raleigh, San Francisco, St. Louis, Washington, D.C. and Winston Salem. For more information, visit

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