Michael Page Expands into Atlanta, Georgia
Atlanta, GA, April 11, 2007
Michael Page, one of the world's leading professional recruitment consultancies, has responded to the increased demand for professional recruitment solutions in the Southeast by opening an office in Atlanta, Georgia. Joost Fortuin, Managing Director for the Southeast US region at Michael Page, will be responsible for the day-to-day operations and strategic growth of the new location.
“The Southeast region of the United States is growing at a phenomenal rate, yet is a relatively untapped market for us,” said Fortuin. “We have over 100,000 candidates in our database, many from this region, and we’re looking forward to focusing on recruitment needs of the Finance, Accounting, Banking and Financial Services industries.”
Using their knowledge and skill base, the Michael Page team of recruiting specialists offers clients and candidates a personalized, tailored approach to recruitment. All Michael Page Consultants are salaried (not-commission based), and all have worked in their specific industry, giving them a unique insight into the needs and requirements of the positions they fill.“We are very proud to reach the next step in our expansion plans,” said Alexis de Bretteville, CEO, The Americas.
“Our North American operations have grown over 70% in 2006 and our new Atlanta office has the potential to be incredibly successful. Our specialization and in-depth knowledge of the industries we work in is much needed in the Southeast region, and our international resources and local knowledge will help to source highly experienced and qualified professionals for new clients throughout the area.
”Michael Page is an industry leader specializing in the placement of candidates in permanent, contract and temporary positions with clients around the world. Michael Page employs over 4,000 employees in 133 offices across 24 countries, including the UK, Continental Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Americas.
Max De Paola