Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) August 19, 2013
The Intersect Group, a national finance, accounting and IT staffing and consulting firm, announces the appointment of Shaw Drummond to the role of vice president of consulting services as part of its strategic growth plan. Drummond will oversee the firm’s finance and accounting, project management office, and IT consulting services practices.
A seasoned professional, Drummond brings 25 years of business expertise, with 14 of those years in senior management. The new VP’s experience extends across finance and accounting, IT, audit and regulatory services, customer support and sales and marketing. Most recently, he served as a strategic consulting leader for Dell Services, where he led engagements in IT strategy, IT outsourcing transition, infrastructure optimization and project management office deployment. Drummond is an active volunteer with Meals on Wheels, Junior Achievement, and Habitat for Humanity. He holds Bachelor of Arts degrees in Economics and History from Trinity University and a Master of Business Administration degree from Georgia Tech.
IT and finance and accounting services and spending have seen a quantifiable increase in current years. Recent surveys have indicated 64 percent of chief financial officers are hiring, with 91.3 percent of chief information officers planning to increase IT staffing through the end of 2013. The Intersect Group’s focus on combining consulting services and comprehensive staffing and recruitment services allows companies the luxury of easy transition in times of accelerated growth through its flexible delivery approach to consulting and staffing.
“Shaw’s experience across a variety of business sectors makes him a certain fit for leading the consulting arm of The Intersect Group,” said Wade Hughes, The Intersect Group’s managing partner. “Consulting services are a key pillar of the firm’s unique flexible delivery model, and with Shaw’s history of strategic business leadership, we are confident the firm will continue to expand these services moving forward.”
About The Intersect Group
Founded in 2006, The Intersect Group is a different and better business partner, creating unparalleled value for clients by combining industry-leading consulting capabilities with comprehensive staffing and recruitment services. Clients trust The Intersect Group to deliver results based on deep expertise and proven resources within finance, accounting, and information technology. Through The Intersect Group’s flexible delivery approach, clients get the right solution, at the right time to accelerate success and achieve mission-critical objectives. The Intersect Group's growing workforce, now in excess of 420 employees, serves clients nationwide from offices in Atlanta, GA and Dallas, Texas.