ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Thompson Technologies, an award-winning IT staffing services firm, today announced that it has appointed Amy Vasquez as its new President and COO. Thompson will leverage Vasquez’ vast breadth of experience in the IT staffing and solutions industry to bring new ideas and direction as the company enters its next stage of growth.
Throughout her 24 years in the industry, Vasquez has leveraged her leadership skills in strategic planning and client relationship management to drive profitable business growth that outpaced industry average growth rates. Most recently Vasquez served as President of Mitchell Martin National, a privately held IT staffing and consulting firm headquartered in New York. Prior to Mitchell Martin, she held executive roles with Strategic Staffing Solutions, MDI Group and Spherion.
“Amy is one of the most well-respected individuals in the IT staffing industry and we are incredibly fortunate to welcome her to Thompson as we look to forge new ground in the coming years,” said Founder and CEO David Thompson. “Her unique ability to identify and capitalize on opportunities while still remaining client-focused promises to take this company into its next phase.”
“I have always been impressed with Thompson for both its business acumen and its corporate culture, and I am looking forward to embarking on this journey forward with David, his team and their clients,” said Vasquez. “I am also excited that this opportunity brings me back to working in my hometown – the great city of Atlanta.” With more time in Atlanta, Vasquez has volunteered as a member of the CIO host committee for the 2015 TechBridge Digital Ball and has become an active member of the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce.
At Thompson, Vasquez is responsible for managing day-to-day operations, sales and client delivery, talent management and professional growth, and identifying opportunities to enter into new markets.
Vasquez is a member of the Staffing Industry Analysts Advisory Group (SIAAG) and very active in TechServe Alliance, having served as past President of the Association, Chairman of the Board, Board Member, Government Affairs Chair and National Conference Program Chair. Vasquez is also active in various women’s organizations, such as Women in Technology and Women’s Business Enterprise Council, and frequently devotes her time and energy to coaching and mentoring women in the tech industry.
About Thompson Technologies
Celebrating nearly 20 years in business, Thompson Technologies is a precision IT staffing services firm that provides high-quality services with a reputation for value and unwavering integrity. Thompson provides exceptional IT talent to clients across diverse industries on a contract, contract-to-hire and direct-hire basis. The company excels at delivering talented, top-tier consultants, and providing unequalled service to the IT staffing industry. A certified Veteran-Owned Small Business (VOSB), Thompson has been recognized among the fastest-growing companies in the country by Inc. 5000 and one of the top 50 in Atlanta by the Atlanta Business Chronicle, in addition to other awards. Built on a philanthropic foundation, Thompson continuously strives to make a difference in the lives of the people and communities it serves.
To learn more about Thompson Technologies, please visit www.thompsontechnologies.com.