BOSTON, Jan. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — AVID Technical Resources announced they have hired Chip Kakas to become their Regional Director of Business Operations. Chip is a well-known and respected ten-year veteran of the local and national IT recruiting industry. He has a proven history of success opening branch offices and producing double digit returns. The position will be based in AVID’s Boston, MA corporate headquarters with responsibilities that include managing the company’s current offices and launching new braches as part of the firm’s aggressive growth plan.
“We couldn’t be more excited to have Chip on our team,” says Principal Owner, Brian Tomasello. “We found a proven leader who shares the same beliefs and philosophies as to how to be successful in our industry. Chip is a critical piece of our continued success and aggressive national expansion plans.”
Earlier this week, AVID announced the opening of their New York office. Coupled with Boston, Marlboro, MA, Providence, RI and Phoenix, AZ, the company continues towards a national expansion that is said to include potential offices in Philadelphia, Washington DC, Raleigh and Los Angeles later this year.
AVID Technical Resources (www.avidtr.com) is a contract and permanent IT staffing agency. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, AVID specializes in placing professionals with an applications development or infrastructure support background.
The company recently posted a 13% growth in revenue in 2011 – AVID’s eighth consecutive year of growth. This continued success has ignited a number of awards and recognition. Inc. Magazine named AVID one of the Fastest Growing Privately-held Companies for the second year in a row in 2011.
By Tim Spagnola
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