BOSTON, Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- erecruit™ announced today the promotion of Roeland Van Dessel to the newly-created position of Chief Commercial Officer. Van Dessel will lead the sales, business development, marketing and partnership teams for the company's global operations. erecruit, the emerging leader of enterprise staffing software, vendor management systems ("VMS") and onboarding solutions, hired Van Dessel in July as the EVP & Managing Director, EMEA & APAC. He was responsible for erecruit's global expansion following a $25 million minority investment from North Bridge Growth Equity earlier this year.
"Due to the company's fast international growth, the board and I have asked Roeland to take on more responsibility so we can continue our growth rate while ensuring quality for our existing customers nationally and internationally," said Judd Hoffman, co-CEO of erecruit. "Roeland has done an outstanding job leading our global expansion. His extensive knowledge of the staffing industry, RPO, BPO and enterprise technology, including vendor management systems, has been instrumental to our customer focus and growth. In addition, during his impressive career, he has held roles in each of the functional areas that he now oversees. I am confident in him and his ability to lead these important areas, driving even greater value for our customers during this stage of our growth."
Van Dessel has extensive executive experience in the staffing industry, where he is best known for his work at Adecco and Allegis Group in Sales, Business Development and General Management. His background includes global executive positions at Oracle, where he worked with the largest global staffing and consulting companies on BPO, RPO, VMS and strategy initiatives.
"I'm so proud of what we have accomplished and our rapid growth. erecruit has been able to scale and continue to deliver best-in-class quality and service for our customers. An important factor has been our continued ability to attract and retain the best people in the enterprise staffing software space. We have an experienced, talented team that the HR and staffing technology industry has never seen, and the right foundation for growth," said Van Dessel. "I am thankful to our co-CEO's, Judd Hoffman and Danko Fatovic, as well as our board members, for their confidence in me and their dedication to the strategic vision for erecruit."
erecruit is the emerging leader in enterprise staffing software, VMS and onboarding solutions for large staffing firms and employers. erecruit uses modern, standards-based technologies to provide a highly scalable and configurable solution that allows today's best firms to put their clients, candidates and vendors at the heart of their businesses. erecruit is headquartered in Boston, MA with offices in Richmond, VA and London, England. To learn more, visit www.erecruit.com.
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