OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwire) -- 01/07/13 -- Eagle Professional Resources Inc. (Eagle) is pleased to announce the appointment of Terry Power to the role of President.
Mr. Power brings a wealth of industry experience to Eagle including more than 7 years as the Canadian leader of one of the world's largest staffing and HR solutions firms.
He is currently the President of the National Association of Computer Consulting Businesses (NACCB) and a Board member of the Canadian Coalition for Tomorrow's ICT Skills (CCICT). He is also a former Board member of both the Information Technology Association of Canada (ITAC) and the Information Communications Technology Council (ICTC).
"I am excited that Terry has chosen to join Eagle above the many options available to him," said Kevin Dee, Eagle's CEO. "Terry brings the kind of experience and leadership that complements our Executive Team and will be a tremendous asset as Eagle grows to the next level."
"I've long admired Eagle as a leader in our industry and I'm looking forward to working with the Executive Team, as we continue to build on this great Canadian success story," said Power, "Eagle has proven to be an industry leader in helping Canadian companies acquire the talent they need to compete globally and there has never been a more exciting time to be in this critical industry."
In addition to his industry leadership, Mr. Power is also active in many not-for-profit endeavours. He is President of the Board for Sky's The Limit Youth Organization which provides refurbished notebook computers to under-privileged children and their families across Canada. He is President of the Board for The Jennifer Ashleigh Children's Charity which provides financial assistance to families with children who are seriously ill. He is also a board member of the Michael Pinball Clemons Foundation which helps to provide education, healthcare, and hope to children at home and abroad.
Mr. Power is a graduate of the College of The North Atlantic in St. John's, Newfoundland, as well as a graduate of The Ivey Leadership Program at Western University. He and his wife Doreen have lived on both coasts in Canada but currently calls Toronto home.
Founded in 1996, Eagle is one Canada's largest and most successful professional staffing companies. A Canadian-owned company with ten (10) offices from coast-to-coast, Eagle specializes in sourcing technology, finance and accounting, and management consulting professionals for contract and full-time positions. Eagle was very recently named as one of Canada's Top 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures, is a platinum member of the Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies (every year since 1999) and was Ottawa's Mid-Market Company of the Year (2011). The company has been ISO 9001 certified since June 2006, is a very active advocate within the Canadian staffing industry association (ACSESS & NACCB) and supports many charities. To learn more about Eagle and its network of offices, please visit www.eagleonline.com or call toll-free 1-866-78-NESST(63778). Check out Eagle's blog at http://www.eagleonline.com/blog.
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