For Immediate Release

Media Inquiries:
Jeffrey M. Staats
Director of Marketing

TalentLaunch Names Doug Dandurand President of the Nationwide Staffing Network

CLEVELAND, OH – April 2nd, 2019 – TalentLaunch, a network of independently-operated staffing and recruitment firms, recently announced Doug Dandurand as President. In this role, Mr. Dandurand will be responsible for the overall strategy and growth of our network companies.

Previously, Mr. Dandurand was the President of Advantage Resourcing North America, a $430M staffing company owned by Recruit Holdings.  By effectively leading five divisions through a significant strategic refocus, he was able to consistently exceed financial targets and led Advantage Resourcing to several industry awards including ranking 8th out of 250 companies in Forbes Magazine inaugural ranking of America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms.

“We are excited to have Doug as President of the TalentLaunch network,” said Aaron Grossman, founder and CEO of TalentLaunch. “Doug is a staffing executive veteran who holds a solid track record of building sustainable growth for his former companies. He is exactly who I wanted to have lead our network as we continue to expand in scope and offering.”

In addition, Mr. Dandurand was a Partner and President – East Region for EmployBridge, one of the largest staffing companies in the United States, where his proven leadership and commitment to results played a key role in the company’s year-over-year industry leading growth. He has also held several leadership positions with international staffing firms, including Oxford Global Resources, Randstad US, and Robert Half International.

“I am honored to join the TalentLaunch team. I have been impressed with the talented people, strong culture and collective impact of our network staffing companies,” remarked Mr. Dandurand. “Aaron and I have a shared vision of the power of this network and how we can deliver a better overall experience within this industry. Together with our shared services platform, I believe we can continue to showcase a unique offering that can truly impact lives.”  


About TalentLaunch

TalentLaunch is a nationwide network of independently-operated staffing and recruitment firms under common ownership. Our firms have deep roots in their communities and are focused on meeting companies’ talent demands by leveraging best-in-class tools & resources to elevate the overall experience. We are committed to a common purpose — to motivate the world to unlock its unrealized potential. For more information, visit