Steve's strong academic background as well as his track record of serving as Controller over two large, privately held staffing firms is a great asset to our organization
Alpharetta, GA (Vocus) September 8, 2009
Jackson & Coker has named Steven M. Saslona, CPA, as Controller over the firm's Accounting and Finance department, effective August 3.
"Steve's strong academic background as well as his track record of serving as Controller over two large, privately held staffing firms is a great asset to our organization," said Sandra Garrett, president of Jackson & Coker. "He has assumed his responsibilities with noticeable enthusiasm and has already demonstrated his capability as a senior management professional," she added.
Mr. Saslona received his B.S. in Accounting from the University of Central Florida in 1996 and a Master of Business Administration in Finance from Keller Graduate School of Management in 2005. He holds memberships with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Georgia Society of CPA's, and Delta Upsilon International Fraternity.
Spanning 12 years, his professional experience encompasses public accounting (KPMG LLP), the quick service restaurant industry, as well as the temporary staffing industry prior to joining Jackson & Coker.
"Serving in a senior accounting role with one of the nation's premier physician recruitment firms is definitely a good career move," Mr. Saslona remarked. "The challenge of managing the firm's accounting and finance functions as it makes gainful strides in its market niche is extremely rewarding personally and professionally," he added.
In his new role, Mr. Saslona is responsible for supervising 11 associates and reports to Jackson & Coker's Vice President of Finance.
About Jackson & Coker
Begun over 31 years ago, Jackson & Coker (http://www.jacksoncoker.com) has been a leader in physician recruitment and placement. Headquartered in metro Atlanta, the firm has earned a reputation for providing cost-effective, time-sensitive solutions to both government and commercial health care organizations. The recruitment staff works in two divisions of the company: Retained Search, which places physicians in over 40 medical specialties in permanent opportunities, and Locum Tenens, a staffing model that offers medical providers (physicians and CRNA's) for temporary vacancies.
Jackson & Coker has earned a "Gold Seal" designation as a "Certified Health Care Staffing Service" by The Joint Commission and is affiliated with a credentials verification organization, JH CVO, that has received certification by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) in ten out of ten credentialing elements.