Presenters

Our Staffing World 2021 presenters represent a broad range of perspectives and expertise.

Jim Essey is president and chief executive officer of the TemPositions Group of Cos., which operates in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, and California. He served five terms as president of the New York Staffing Association, an ASA-affiliated chapter. Essey was elected ASA chairman in 2004—exactly 30 years after his father, Dick, served in the same role—and has served as chairman of the chapter relations, member education and certification, political action, and industry practices committees. He currently is chairman of the legal and legislative committee and the public policy advocacy task force. Essey received his bachelor’s degree from Trinity College and master of business administration degree from Harvard University. He is a member of the ASA board of directors.