PeopleScout, a division of TrueBlue (NYSE: TBI) that provides MSP and RPO services, appointed Guy Bryant-Fenn as managing director of its Asia-Pacific region. Bryant-Fenn has designed and developed talent management solutions that span both RPO and managed service provider services across the Asia-Pacific region. He is based in Sydney, Australia.
Professional employer organization TriNet Group Inc. (NYSE: TNET) appointed Samantha Wellington as senior VP, chief legal officer and secretary, reporting directly to President and CEO Burton Goldfield. Wellington joined TriNet in 2016 as VP and associate general counsel; she previously spent 12 years at Oracle, where she held senior legal positions.
TechServe Alliance, an association of IT and engineering staffing companies, named Dr. Jay Cohen to a one-year term as president of its board of directors, effective Jan. 1, 2019. The founder and CEO of Signature Consultants has been a board member of the TechServe Alliance for two years, most recently serving as its vice president.
Jobs website ZipRecruiter announced three new board members: Blake Irving, who most recently served as CEO of GoDaddy Inc; Cipora Herman, former VP of finance and treasurer at Facebook and former CFO of the San Francisco 49ers football team; and Emilie Choi, formerly VP of corporate development at LinkedIn
RocketPower, a provider of outsourced talent solutions to technology companies, announced Jeff Baumgarten joined the company as chief operating officer and partner. Baumgarten most recently was head of growth at CloudPassage and previously founded sales enablement at executive search firm Tricendent. Chris Graham also joined RocketPower as partner, executive search; he most recently was at boutique search firm Arete Partners and previously was head of recruiting for mobile commerce company Shopkick. RocketPower provides RPO, recruiting for recruiters, executive search, and HR process outsourcing. It is based in San Francisco.
Lucas Group, an Atlanta-based executive search firm, announced Managing Partner Nick Tucker will oversee the new manufacturing branch within its Denver office. In addition to experience in the US Marine Corps, Tucker has 12 years of experience within staffing and recruiting companies and previously co-founded two companies providing contract staffing and direct hires: Velocity Energy Partners Inc. and Echo Mountain Resources.