Wednesday, October 17, 2012 – Kennesaw, GA – Thompson Technologies, an award-winning IT staffing and recruiting firm, announced it has hired a technical recruiter and promoted two professionals as it expands to keep up with continued strong demand in IT hiring.
Clients in industries ranging from banking and consulting to retail and creative rely on Thompson to provide high-level IT professionals with expertise in areas including mobile application development, enterprise resource planning, big data, business intelligence, networking and executive IT leadership.
“We continue to see increasing demand as businesses across the country look to fill highly specialized IT positions,” said Tim Smith. “Each of the three individuals hired and promoted help meet that demand by embodying the Thompson spirit: highly skilled, deeply caring and accomplished professionals who deliver that distinctive brand of client service we’ve become known for over our 17 years in business.”
Beth Gray joins Thompson as a technical recruiter, leveraging her strong communication skills and reliability to identify technical professionals to fill specific roles at client companies and lead them through the hiring process.
Gray is returning to Thompson after four years. At her previous role as a Technical Recruiter, she served as a founding member of the charity committee where she facilitated the annual food drive for the Atlanta Community Food Bank an annual raffle to support the Boys & Girls Clubs of America Southeast Youth of the Year awards.
“My goal with Thompson is to exceed production expectations while adding a bit of sunshine to the office, team and client relationships,” she said.
Jessica Tidwell Coyle has been promoted to Account Manager at Thompson; she joined the company in March 2011 in an administrative support role, was promoted to Client and Marketing Specialist, and now moves up to an account management position. In her new role, she serves as the liaison between clients and candidates, creates hiring solutions for clients, and is responsible for business development. She relies on her social networking, customer service, multi-tasking and communication skills to deliver exceptional results.
“I’m excited to make a positive impact on the account management team at Thompson,” Coyle said. “Thompson Technologies is allowing me to utilize my skills and abilities to meet the needs of current and future clients. It is such a blessing to work for an amazing organization, and I couldn’t be more thrilled to see where this role takes me.”
Jordan Varner also has been promoted to the role of Account Manager; after joining Thompson in March 2010 as a Sourcer, she moved up to the role of Recruiter and now serves as an account manager on the sales team.
“I’m so grateful to work for an organization that really values it’s people; Thompson Technologies has invested so much in my professional and personal growth. We are happy at Thompson because we do business the right way and we’re given amazing opportunities to develop internally and give back to the community. The company’s community involvement and support of non-profits around the world really sets it apart.”
“I believe that the work I do here changes lives,” Varner said. “We put nearly 30 people to work each month, and this personally motivates me to do a great job.”
Thompson Technologies has earned multiple awards and honors, twice being recognized as one of the “Best Places to Work in Atlanta” by Atlanta Business Chronicle; appearing twice on the Inc. 500 list of America’s fastest growing privately-held companies; receiving the “Atlanta Pacesetter Award” as one of the city’s fastest growing privately held companies by the Atlanta Business Chronicle; recognized three times by Talent Economy magazine as one of the nation’s fastest growing IT Staffing and Service companies; and David Thompson earning recognition as one of “Atlanta’s Top 50 Entrepreneurs” by Catalyst magazine in 2005 and 2007.
About Thompson Technologies
Celebrating its 17th anniversary, Thompson Technologies is a precision IT staffing 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 filling challenging positions and identifying qualified candidates for its clients’ technical environments. A certified Veteran Owned Small Business (VOSB), Thompson has twice been named one of Atlanta’s Best Places to Work by the Atlanta Business Chronicle; and the company has been awarded the Atlanta Pacesetters award, which recognizes Atlanta’s fastest growing private firms; as well as earned a spot on the Inc. 500 list on two separate occasions.
To learn more about Thompson Technologies, please visit www.thompsontechnologies.com.
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