Speaker Biographies


Jason Leverant
Jason Leverant, CSP, TSC, CSC, CHP, president and COO, @Work Group
Leverant is president and chief operating officer of @Work Group a top multispecialty staffing franchise headquartered in Knoxville, TN. He is responsible for national franchise development as well as operational support for the @Work franchise owners across the nation. He was named to the 2016 class of the Greater Knoxville Business Journal 40 Under 40. Leverant also was named 2016 Volunteer of the Year by the American Staffing Association.

Toby Malara
Toby Malara, Esq., government affairs counsel, American Staffing Association
Malara manages all staffing-related legislation and regulation on behalf of ASA and represents the industry’s interests before Congress and state legislatures. He provides government relations counsel to the association's affiliated state organizations and regional councils and directs political fundraising activities through the ASA political action committee, StaffingPAC. Malara is a graduate of Georgetown University and received his law degree from Catholic University. He is a member of the Maryland bar association.

Suzy Richard
Suzy Richard, southeast regional sales manager, CareerBuilder
As the southeast regional sales manager in the Staffing and Recruiting Group for CareerBuilder, Richard is responsible for developing a sales team and building strategies to help clients meet their goals. She is an expert at utilizing software combined with data to help organizations efficiently recruit and retain top talent, leveraging her in-depth understanding of hiring trends and candidate behavior, to effectively increase revenue for clients. Prior to joining CareerBuilder, Richard worked in the design and retail industries in a strategic business capacity.

Scott Wintrip
Scott Wintrip, president, Wintrip Consulting Group
Wintrip is the author of High Velocity Hiring: How to Hire Top Talent in an Instant, to be published by McGraw-Hill in April 2017. He's also the president of Wintrip Consulting Group, a global consultancy serving the staffing industry. Wintrip has worked with thousands of staffing firms, helping them generate more than $1.3 billion in growth. For five consecutive years, he has appeared on the Staffing 100 list of most influential leaders in the industry. He’s also a member of the Million Dollar Consultant Hall of Fame and was recently inducted into the Staffing 100 Hall of Fame.
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