Why Choose Eliassen Group?

Eliassen Group delivers strategic consulting and talent solutions that fuel your innovation and business results. We partner with you to marry your business objectives with our expertise, empowering your company to execute business strategy and scale your business effectively and efficiently.

Where many consulting and talent solutions providers are focused on “the transaction," we believe in establishing and maintaining long-term partnerships so that we can meet your strategic needs and enable your organization to glean greater business value over time.

With over 30 years of success and offices from coast-to-coast, we offer local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach.

And with a World Class Consultant Advocate Program, you can be sure that our consultants receive the support and care they need so that they can hit the ground running from day one.

    Our Purpose:

    Positively impacting the lives of our employees, clients, consultants, and the communities in which we operate.

    Our Vision:

    To serve as a World Class provider of Strategic Consulting and Talent Solutions and THE employer of choice for the Industry’s most talented professionals.

Our Core Values:

We Recognize the Importance of our People.

Our employees, clients, consultants, and communities are our Partners, and together, the foundation of Eliassen Group. Together we create an atmosphere that fosters teamwork, excellence, leadership, and transparency; an environment where dedicated and intelligent people can thrive and are passionate about their careers.

We Strive For Excellence.

We pursue excellence in everything we do, because we believe that consistent and sustainable success is achieved by doing the small things extremely well. We take positive risks and approach our work with a passion for innovation, ingenuity, creativity and a desire to learn and share knowledge with our Partners.

We Operate With Integrity.

As a firm, and as individuals, we share the responsibility for preserving our Partner’s loyalty and trust. We uphold the highest ethical standards and never compromise our values. Through our business practices and our philanthropic efforts, we strive to positively impact lives.

We Deliver Results.

Our success is defined by delivering optimum results for our Partners. We are intensely focused on providing strategic consulting and talent solutions that are valuable to our Partners’ specific needs. We achieve these outcomes by listening, understanding their needs and working diligently to exceed expectations.

Eliassen Group’s services include:

Our clients hail from:

Eliassen Group Overview/Recognition

Inc. Best Workplaces 2020
Best of Staffing Talent Satisfaction 2020
Best of Staffing Client 2020
Atlanta Journal Top Workplaces 2018
INC 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies
BBJ Best Places to Work
Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2018 Award winner
SIA Fastest-Growing US Staffing Firms
SIA Largest IT Staffing Firms
SIA Staffing 100 North America

Baltimore Business Journal

Top 10 Finalist Best Places to Work

Boston Business Journal

Area's Largest Temporary Placement Firms
2008 - 2011, 2016-2017, 2019

Boston Business Journal

Area's Largest IT Consulting Firms
2008 - 2017

Boston Business Journal

Largest Private Companies

Boston Business Journal

Best Places to Work
2003-2006, 2012, 2013, 2016, 2018, 2020

Boston Globe

Top Places to Work
2015, 2016

Boston Magazine

The Best Places to Work
1999, 2000, 2004

Inc. Magazine

50 Best Places to Work

Inc. Magazine

Hire Power Award

Inc. Magazine

The Inc. 5000: Best Workplaces

Inc. Magazine

The Inc. 500: The Fastest-Growing Private Companies


Dave MacKeen: Entrepenuer of the Year Finalist
2014, 2016, 2018

Staffing Industry Analysts

Largest US Staffing Firm List

Staffing Industry Analysts

Fastest-Growing Staffing Companies

Staffing Industry Analysts

One of the Fastest-Growing IT Staffing Firms in the U.S
2012, 2013, 2015-2018

Staffing Industry Analysts

Largest US IT Staffing Firm List

Washington (D.C.) Business Journal

Area's Largest Temporary Staffing Firms

Washington Business Journal

Best Places to Work

Atlanta Business Journal-Constitution

Best Places to Work

Best of Staffing Powered by Inavero

Best Talent Service Staffing Agencies

Atlanta Business Chronicle

One of the Best Places to Work in Atlanta
2011, 2016, 2017


Strategic Supplier of the Year Award

Boston Business Journal

BBJ PACESETTERS: Recognizing the Region's Fastest Growing Private Companies
2008-2010, 2012

The Center for Women’s Leadership at Babson College and the Commonwealth Institute Survey Research

Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Massachusetts
2002 - 2006

Trade Associations

Eliassen Group holds memberships in the following organizations: 

Association for Talent Development

Meet Our Leadership Team

Dave MacKeen

Dave MacKeenChief Executive Officer

Josh Nazarian

Josh NazarianPresident

Tom Hart

Tom HartChief Operating Officer

Anthony Valente

Anthony ValenteChief Financial Officer

Melissa Brenner

Melissa BrennerExecutive Vice President – Integrations & Operational Strategy

Scott Cordeiro

Scott CordeiroExecutive Vice President – Professional Services

Travis Carpico

Travis CarpicoExecutive Vice President – Strategy & Corporate Development

Todd Keebaugh

Todd KeebaughExecutive Vice President & General Counsel

Greg Coir

Greg CoirExecutive Vice President – Biometrics and Life Sciences

Peg Murphy

Peg MurphySenior Vice President – Strategic Accounts

Heather Jordan

Heather JordanSenior Vice President – Human Resources

Todd Collier

Todd CollierVice President – Recruiting

Sandra Callahan

Sandra CallahanVice President – Marketing

Jon Byers

Jon ByersVice President – Central Region

Kris Kurcoba

Kris KurcobaVice President – Mid-Atlantic Region

Tom Renda

Tom RendaVice President – New England Region

Kelly Meadows

Kelly MeadowsVice President – Southeast Region

Chad Durden

Chad DurdenVice President – Southwest Region