Eagle buys Montreal-based IT staffing firm

Eagle buys Montreal-based IT staffing firm

Staffing Industry Analysts
December 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 Industry,” said Terry Power, president of Eagle. “We are very excited about the opportunity to bring Eagle and Vallianz together in Montreal and form the foundation for our growth strategies in the Quebec market.”

Kevin Dee, Eagle’s co-founder and CEO, added “The addition of the Vallianz Team helps solidify our position in Quebec and creates an even greater ability for us to deliver the best possible resources to our clients.”

Vallianz, which was founded in 2010, will operate under the Eagle brand and its executives will remain with the company.

Terms of the transaction were not announced.

Eagle provides information technology staffing as well as accounting/finance staffing and executive management consulting. It ranks No. 11 on Staffing Industry Analysts’ list of largest Canadian staffing firms.