Houston, TX (PRWEB) September 5, 2008
Bruce Whitaker, President of Whitaker Companies, was named 2008-2009 Texas Association of Personnel Consultants' (TAPC) new board President.
TAPC is a professional trade association dedicated to promoting the highest standards of business practices as well as offering state of the art educational programs for members within the staffing industry.
TAPC is home to hundreds of members ranging from independent and sole proprietors to large regional and national firms that join together to network, share resources, socialize and provide strength in numbers.
"I am thrilled to have Bruce Whitaker assume the 2008-2009 board President's role for TAPC. Bruce is a strong voice within the association and within our industry. He is the ideal person for the job," said Helene Cavanaugh, Executive Director of the Association.
"Bruce has been such an integral part of the success of TAPC and has served in several board capacities over the years. He brings a strong vision and commitment to the continued growth and improvement of the association. We've had such strong growth in the last several years and Bruce's leadership will enable us to continue on that path," added Cavanaugh.
Bruce Whitaker began his career as a technical recruiter in 1968 - working with the largest firm in the search industry. He advanced to manager of one of the company's top offices. In 1983 Whitaker departed that company to establish his own, Whitaker Companies, which is recognized today as one of the nation's most respected names in professional recruiting.
"It's exciting to again be at the helm of the Texas Association of Personnel Consultants. We have grown approximately 30 percent over the last two years and now represent over 240 staffing firms in the state of Texas," said Whitaker Companies President
The Whitaker Companies provides quality contract and direct-hire staffing solutions for a broad range of organizations across the United States through its three divisions: Whitaker IT, Whitaker Technical and Whitaker Medical.
To learn more about the Whitaker Companies' staffing solutions or employment opportunities, log onto http://www.whitakercompanies.com or call 281-870-1000 today.