ATLANTA, Dec. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- EmployBridge today announced that Ms. Chi Nguyen has joined the company's senior management team as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Ms. Nguyen joins EmployBridge from Brand Energy & Infrastructure Services, where she served in several capacities, including Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. She succeeds the company's retiring Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Shawn W. Poole, who will work with EmployBridge through a transition period and then continue to serve in an advisory role.
"I am very excited to welcome Chi to our EmployBridge family. She brings an amazing wealth of financial, operational and senior-level leadership experience that will make our outstanding executive team even better," said Tom Bickes, Chief Executive Officer. "Her reputation for delivering strong strategic growth, and her keen understanding of people-based businesses make her a great fit for EmployBridge. We look forward to leveraging her many talents to positively impact the lives of our clients, the workers we place on assignment and our colleagues," said Bickes.
"I'm honored to be joining EmployBridge. The company and its people have a rich history of innovation and entrepreneurial spirit. I was immediately impressed by the dedication to strong strategic growth and the desire to transform the light-industrial staffing industry with the innovative Workforce Specialist positioning," commented Nguyen. "I am eager to become an integral part of the team and begin contributing to helping EmployBridge remain the very best company in our business.
About Chi Nguyen: Ms. Nguyen joined Brand Energy & Infrastructure Services in August 2005 as the Director of Financial Planning and Analysis, and went on to hold various other financial and functional management positions. She was named Chief Financial Officer of Brand Energy & Infrastructure Services in May 2011.
Prior to joining Brand Energy & Infrastructure Services, Chi spent 10 years at General Electric, where she held a series of financial management positions. Her last assignment was Manager of Finance, GE Network Reliability Products and Services, a global turnkey projects business serving the electrical transmission and distribution industry.
Chi graduated from the University of Virginia's McIntire School of Commerce in 1995 with a B.S. in Finance and Marketing. She is also a graduate of GE's Financial Management Program and GE's Experienced Finance Leadership Program, and is also a certified Six Sigma Master Black Belt.
About EmployBridge: Headquartered in Atlanta, EmployBridge is one of the largest workforce specialist firms in the country and was recently recognized as the largest industrial staffing firm in the U.S. by Staffing Industry Analysts. Each of its industry-leading commercial, professional and franchise brands focuses on a dedicated specialty, allowing EmployBridge to deliver a superior level of staffing solutions to associates and clients. From nearly 600 locations in the U.S. and Canada, EmployBridge puts more than 95,000 associates to work at more than 10,000 companies weekly. For more information on EmployBridge, please visit the company website at www.employbridge.com.
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