Proven Staffing Industry Leader, GEE Group Executive Chosen as President of Industry Association
NAPERVILLE, IL / ACCESSWIRE / June 29, 2017 / GEE Group Inc. (NYSE MKT: JOB) ("the Company" or "GEE"), a provider of professional staffing services and human resource solutions, today announced that Deborah Santora-Tuohy, President of GEE's Commercial and Triad Staffing divisions, was appointed by The Ohio Staffing and Search Association (OSSA) as the President of its Board of Directors. OSSA was established in 1979, is a not-for-profit organization, and the resource for the staffing industry in Ohio and surrounding regions.
This association (OSSA) provides valuable information, support, and benefits that empower staffing firms to manage and grow their business. Executive Director of OSSA Jeanne Hoffman discussed the appointment of Deborah Santora-Tuohy, saying, "I am pleased with the level of experience we're able to access with our Board…we have a very strong leadership foundation and I couldn't be more pleased that Debbie is our incoming President. She has a deep professional staffing background and passionate commitment that will bring insightful perspectives to our Board."
Deborah Santora-Tuohy has 27 years of experience working in the staffing industry. She has held executive and strategic management positions with top commercial staffing enterprises within the Midwest region. Santora-Tuohy has been with the Triad Staffing division since 2009 and she oversees the delivery of both Triad and GEE's Commercial Staffing services. Previously, she spent 18 years as COO of AmeriTemps, Inc.
In addition to her leadership work with OSSA, Ms. Santora- Tuohy is also involved with other industry groups, and she is currently a member of The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), The Association of Professional Women (NAPW), Who's Who of Distinguished Alumni, and The Greater Cleveland Safety Council.
In conjunction with her appointment as President of the Board of Directors of The Ohio Staffing and Search Association (OSSA), Santora-Tuohy commented: "I would like to thank outgoing President Cindy Hochwalt, Jeanne Hoffman, and the OSSA Board of Directors … our organization has experienced substantial growth, and it is my pleasure to follow this leadership and work with the incoming Board."
About GEE Group
GEE Group Inc. is a provider of specialized staffing solutions and is the successor to employment offices doing business since 1893. The Company operates in two industry segments, providing professional staffing services and solutions in the information technology, engineering, finance and accounting specialties and commercial staffing services through the names of Access Data Consulting, Agile Resources, Ashley Ellis, General Employment, Omni-One, Paladin Consulting and Triad. Also, in the healthcare sector, GEE Group, through its Scribe Solutions brand, staffs medical scribes who assist physicians in emergency departments of hospitals and in medical practices by providing required documentation for patient care in connection with electronic medical records (EMR). Additionally, the Company provides contract and direct hire professional staffing services through the following SNI brands: Accounting Now®, SNI Technology®, Legal Now®, SNI Financial®, Staffing Now®, SNI Energy®, and SNI Certes.
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Released June 29, 2017