Joanie Courtney, president of RemX Specialty Staffing, an EmployBridge company, and chief workforce analyst at EmployBridge, has been named to the 2020 Global Power 150 – Women in Staffing list by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA). The annual list, now in its sixth year, recognizes women from around the world who have demonstrated excellence as leaders and who have made significant contributions to the success of their companies. This is Courtney’s fourth consecutive appearance on the list.
“Joanie’s inclusion on this list once again is testament to the tremendous contributions she’s made not only at EmployBridge but within the employment industry,” said Michael Miles, CEO of EmployBridge. “We are fortunate to have her impactful leadership and passion for driving success for our job seekers and clients as well as the leadership and perspectives of the many other women throughout our organization.”
“It’s an honor to be named to the SIA Global Power 150 – Women in Staffing list and to be recognized alongside the other leaders doing great work in our industry,” Courtney said. “In this challenging year, the SIA annual list is one way we can celebrate the work of women, to hopefully inspire others, and to highlight the need for creative and flexible solutions that can empower women and keep them participating in the workforce.”
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Courtney joined the EmployBridge family in 2016 as president of RemX, bringing more than 20 years of experience in professional and commercial staffing, including executive roles with two of the largest employment firms in the world. In 2016, Ms. Courtney launched the RemX Contact Center Solutions, focused on delivering workforce staffing solutions to large U.S. call and contact centers. Her work focuses on innovating to continuously enhance the recruiting experience for talent and customers.
Her commentary on the employment market has been featured on media outlets including Fox and Fox Business Network, Associated Press, CNBC, MSNBC, CNN, ABC, PBS, The Wall Street Journal, U.S. News & World Report, and Forbes. She is also a regular keynote speaker at conferences and events and a regular contributor to the “Mornings with Maria” show with Maria Bartiromo on Fox Business. In 2019, Joanie was named to the board of directors of the American Staffing Association and in 2020 became an officer on the board.
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