Merit Resource Group Hires HR Veteran Danika Davis as CEO

New CEO Focused on Success of Merit Resource Group Strategy to Expand Business Capabilities, Growth

SAN RAMON, Calif.--()--Merit Resource Group, a leading staffing and consulting firm for the Human Resources discipline, today announced that it has hired Danika Davis, CEO of the Northern California Human Resource Association (NCHRA), for the important new role of Chief Executive Officer.

Davis will lead daily operations of the company, as well as identify areas for business expansion. Merit Resource Group has one of the largest human resources networks available that has been developed over the company’s 26-year history and serves all industries.

Ms. Davis comes to Merit with an extensive background in HR and in leading organizations. For the past 25 years, she has worked at executive levels in HR in a variety of industries, including the past nine years as the CEO for NCHRA where she became a recognized voice for the profession.

"I am honored to join Merit Resource Group. Talent and results are top of mind for every organization. Achieving those goals requires not just good but great HR. Merit’s on-demand, custom solution of providing exceptional HR professionals is a perfect fit. It is also one that has a close personal connection to my career growth,” said Davis. “As the leading provider of human resource staffing and consulting solutions in Northern California, I am eager to work with their well-established team and take them to the next level in the industry.”

Said Anne Hausler, Director of Client Services for Merit Resource Group, “We are a high-touch boutique operation focused on relationships and managing the HR talent for companies who do business in Northern California. Danika brings those qualities to Merit Resource Group.”

"It is exciting to have Danika join our team as CEO,” said Brian Gauny, co-owner of Merit Resource Group. “Danika brings with her a deep knowledge of the profession. Her extensive experience, leadership and guidance will allow us to expand to new levels of business and support for Bay Area human resource and business leaders.”

Rod Hanna, co-owner of Merit Resource Group added, “We have known Danika for a very long time. Merit’s investment in Northern California’s HR community has repeatedly put us in positions to collaborate with Danika throughout her career, making it a natural transition for her to join Merit in the newly created position of CEO.”

Merit Resource Group has always provided the utmost in high quality, personal approaches to client support and services. The hiring of Ms. Davis will further that support and help the company grow its current business. Merit’s business remains exclusively focused on the HR profession – contract staffing, direct-hire placement and consulting for its clients. Ms. Davis will be located at Merit Resource Group company headquarters in San Ramon, CA.

About Merit Resource Group

Founded in 1989, Merit Resource Group is an award-winning contract staffing, direct-hire placement and consulting services firm that focuses exclusively on the human resources discipline. Merit Resource Group has one of the largest human resource registries in Northern California. It provides human resource talent and expertise to local, national and international organizations, across all industries and from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies. Merit Resource Group has been the recipient of the San Francisco Business Times Top 100 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in the San Francisco Bay Area, 50 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in the East Bay and Top 50 Largest Consulting Firms in the East Bay. The company’s corporate offices are located at 2440 Camino Ramon, Suite 297, San Ramon, CA, with a satellite office at 1250 Oakmead Parkway, Suite 210 in Sunnyvale, CA. For more information please visit the Merit Resource Group Website: www.merithr.com

Contacts

for Merit Resource Group
Carol A. Haag, 925-324-4508
carolhaag7@gmail.com
Rod Hanna, 925-207-4150
rodh@merithr.com

Contacts

for Merit Resource Group
Carol A. Haag, 925-324-4508
carolhaag7@gmail.com
Rod Hanna, 925-207-4150
rodh@merithr.com