“Companies are trying anything and everything that they can,” says Kevin Dee, chairman and founder of Eagle Professional Resources, a staffing provider based in Toronto. “There are a lot of things people are doing to be first to the right candidate.” These include investing in processes and technologies to find people as well as offshore recruiting.
Hot & Scarce: The IT staffing market has companies vying for candidates — but what about pay?
Freelance work expanding to more sectors, report finds
This article by Mary McIninch was originally published by The Globe and Mail Although the typical Canadian freelancer may be perceived as a writer, graphic designer or other such creative type, new data paint a different picture of the temporary and contract work force. A recent report by FlexJobs found that between May and July … Continue reading Freelance work expanding to more sectors, report finds
Gig economy: Just the ticket for transitioning boomers?
Kevin Dee, former CEO of Eagle Professional Resources, is a boomer in the midst of transition. In his new role as chairman and founder, he steps away from the day-to-day operations of a busy staffing company and is looking at the gig economy as just one potential area for expansion.
Eagle appoints Janis Grantham as CEO
Eagle Professional Resources Inc. named Janis Grantham as CEO. Grantham takes over the role effective today at the Ottawa, Ontario-based firm, which ranked as the 13th-largest staffing firm in Canada in 2015, according to Staffing Industry Analysts.
Eagle’s CEO, Kevin Dee, on Scully: The World Show
Eagle’s CEO, Kevin Dee, was featured in an interview on Scully: The World Show. Here’s the one-on-one conversation with host Bob Scully about Eagle and the staffing industry.
Eagle and the Best Managed Companies Award
Eagle and the Best Managed Companies Award from Business Elite Canada Magazine
3rd Annual Black-Tie Gala Delivers Over $85K in Community Support
Fight To End Cancer Official Fight Team and Coaches on the Red Carpet at the 2014 Gala on May 31 at the Old Mill Inn Toronto. Photo Credit: Rebecca Freeman Tuesday, June 10, 2014 -TORONTO, ON – The minute you stepped onto the red carpet you knew you were in for an evening like no … Continue reading 3rd Annual Black-Tie Gala Delivers Over $85K in Community Support
Top Executives Invest in the Business of Boxing
TOP EXECUTIVES INVEST IN THE BUSINESS OF BOXING:Fight To End Cancer – A Renaissance Tale in Philanthropy TUESDAY, MARCH 18, 2014 — TORONTO, ON – Hanging up their suits and lacing up their boots all in the name of a good cause, was the decision that each member of Eagle’s Fight To End Cancer 2014 … Continue reading Top Executives Invest in the Business of Boxing
Eagle Captures the Title
EAGLE CAPTURES THE TITLEAnnouncing Our Title Partner in the 3rd Annual Fight To End Cancer Jennifer Huggins, Fight to End CancerMarch 13, 2014 The Fight To End Cancer (FTEC) team is honored to announce Eagle Professional Resources as our Title Partner for the third edition of our fundraising gala in support of the Princess Margaret … Continue reading Eagle Captures the Title
Eagle buys Montreal-based IT staffing firm
Eagle buys Montreal-based IT staffing firm Staffing Industry AnalystsDecember 2, 2013 Eagle Professional Resources Inc., one of the largest Canadian staffing firms, acquired information technology staffing firm Group Vallianz Inc. of Montreal. The deal closed Nov. 30. “The executive team at Vallianz, specifically Gilbert Boileau and Luc Jobin, are recognized leaders in the Quebec Staffing … Continue reading Eagle buys Montreal-based IT staffing firm