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James A. Essey

TemPositions Group of Companies
President/Chief Executive Officer
Essey is president and chief executive officer of the TemPositions Group of Cos., which is celebrating its 57th year in the industry. In addition to office support personnel, the company provides staffing in information technology, accounting, human resources, legal, hospitality, light assembly, education, and health care. Jim has made technology a key differentiator for his firm and has an in house and offshore development team of over 30 people supporting his proprietary software which offers online and mobile ordering, candidate resume screening and job matching, communications through chat bots, electronic time capture and billing and 365/24/7 online reporting.

Essey served five terms as president of the New York Staffing Association, an ASA-affiliated chapter. He was ASA chairman in 2004; has chaired the chapter relations, member education and certification, political action, and industry best practices committees; and is currently chairman of the legal and legislative committee. He holds a BA from Trinity College, Hartford, a General Course Degree from the London School of Economics and an MBA from Harvard University.