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  • Express Subsidiary Specialized Recruiting Group Announces Key Promotions

    OKLAHOMA CITY - May 13, 2022



    Express Subsidiary Specialized Recruiting Group Announces Key Promotions


    With continued growth in the international market, the Specialized Recruiting Group an Express Employment Professionals company, announces promotions for three key positions today.

    Instrumental in developing many core foundational elements for the group, John Thomas will step into the role of Specialized Recruiting Group Vice President and oversee the management of all operational and foundational aspects of the Specialized Recruiting Group.

    Joining Thomas is John Sullivan, vice president for Specialized Recruiting Group strategy and development, who will lead the Specialized Recruiting Group Developer team. This team is responsible for engaging directly with Specialized Recruiting Group-designated franchises with hands-on guidance, training and ongoing coaching to accelerate their existing efforts or launch new Specialized Recruiting Group locations.

    In his new expanded role, Brett Weinberg will support all non-Specialized Recruiting Group Express franchisees seeking assistance to optimize professional staffing and recruiting within their given market under the Express brand, as well as assisting owners looking to expand and ultimately grow and launch an independent Specialized Recruiting Group team and brand.

    "The role of the Specialized Recruiting Group is critical in this tight labor market in connecting qualified professionals with companies searching for top talent," Express Employment International CEO Bill Stoller said. "Congratulations to these outstanding employees whose experience and leadership are tremendous assets to our company."


    If you would like to arrange for an interview with Bill Stoller to discuss this topic, please contact Sheena Hollander, Director of Corporate Communications and PR, at (405) 717-5966.

    About Bill Stoller

    William H. "Bill" Stoller is chairman and chief executive officer of Express Employment 
    International. Founded in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, the international staffing franchisor
    supports the Express Employment Professionals franchise and related brands. The Express franchise brand is an industry-leading, international staffing company with franchise locations in the U.S., Canada, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand.

    About Express Employment Professional

    At Express Employment Professionals, we're in the business of people. From job seekers to client companies, Express helps people thrive and businesses grow. Our international network of franchises offers localized staffing solutions to the communities they serve across the U.S., Canada, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand, employing 586,000 people globally in 2021 and more than 10 million since its inception. For more information, visit