Global Employment Solutions and Fahrenheit IT (collectively, the “Company”), one of the nation’s leading staffing services companies, today announced Kevin LeCompte has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. LeCompte will lead all field and corporate operations for the Company and report to the Board of Directors.
“This is the perfect time for Kevin LeCompte to become our Chief Executive Officer,” said Vlad Gutin, TZP Group Partner and member of the Board of Directors. “Throughout his career, Kevin has inspired, energized and connected with colleagues and customers. With more than two decades of staffing experience, Kevin is a proven leader who will move the Company forward with the speed required to capitalize on the opportunities in front of us. In today’s tight labor markets, our customers more than ever depend on our Company to live up to our reputation and commitment to source and deliver top talent. As we enter 2019, Kevin is exactly the leader we need to take the Company to greater heights.”
Founded in 1998, the Company offers contract and permanent placement staffing services under two brands: Fahrenheit IT, which provides IT staffing solutions, and Global Employment Solutions, which provides temporary and permanent staffing services across multiple professional segments. The Company is deeply integrated in the communities it serves and combines significant local market intelligence with the support and resources of a nationwide company.
“It is an honor to lead a team of the most dedicated and talented professionals in the staffing industry,” said Kevin LeCompte. “Our growth opportunities are enormous. I will strive to exceed the expectations of all of our stakeholders: clients, candidates, employees and shareholders – their success will continue to drive me.”
Since joining the Company in 2006, Mr. LeCompte has served as Chief Operating Officer responsible for the Company’s nationwide sales and recruiting operations. Prior to serving as COO, he was responsible for the Company’s performance management across all divisions and served as President of Global Employment Solutions. Mr. LeCompte is a veteran of the U.S. Army where he reached the rank of First Lieutenant and received his BS from The University of Louisiana Lafayette.