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Randstad Technologies Executive to Speak on Talent Management at CIO Event

Fireside chat will examine how leading enterprises are utilizing talent in unique ways

BOSTON, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --


Andrew Speer, president of technology solutions for Randstad Technologies, a leading technology talent and solutions provider in the U.S.


Will discuss the growing trend of CIOs turning to outside partners to supplement technology staff at CIO magazine's CIO Perspectives Boston.


The event will take place on Wednesday, August 6, 2014.

Speer's Q&A, hosted by CIO magazine Editor-in-Chief, Maryfran Johnson is scheduled for Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. EDT.


Hyatt Regency Boston

1 Avenue de Lafayette


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When CIOs work with outside partners to find or augment technology staff, talent alone doesn't always solve the problem. For example, contractor tenure limits and workspace limitations can introduce complexities that slow down projects and delay business success.

During the CIO Perspectives Boston event, Andrew Speer, president of technology solutions for Randstad Technologies will participate in a Q&A, "Expanding the Talent Pipeline: A Fireside Chat with Randstad Technologies," and reveal how leading enterprises are managing talent shortages in high-growth areas like mobility, cloud and data analytics; and key trends in outsourced project management, emerging talent development programs and workforce management.

Speer has more than 20 years' experience partnering with IT leaders to solve unique challenges through technology talent and solutions. He is responsible for the overall strategy and execution of the solutions business for Randstad Technologies. In addition, he serves as the head of the commercial division of B2B Workforce, Randstad Technologies' ERP/Enterprise Application specialty brand. Prior to his current role, Speer was the Vice President of Delivery for Technisource where he lead the Technology Solutions division, Field Operations, National Recruiting, National Accounts and was responsible for strategy execution and transformation. Over the years, Speer has been honored with multiple distinguished service awards, and was the two-time recipient of the Manager of the Year by ARC. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Sonoma State University, has been quoted in many industry leading publications and is a frequent speaker at industry events.

About Randstad Technologies

Randstad Technologies has been connecting top companies around the globe with the expert technology talent and solutions that drives their success since 1984. Our deep industry expertise and full-service capabilities—Recruitment, Consulting, Projects and Outsourcing—enable organizations to be agile, productive and ahead in the field with their wide network of specialists and flexible solutions. For more information, visit

About Randstad US

Randstad US is a wholly owned subsidiary of Randstad Holding nv, a $22.0 billion global provider of HR services. As the third largest staffing organization in the U.S., Randstad holds top positions in permanent placement, office and administrative, IT and accounting and finance. From professional services, commercial staffing, recruitment process outsourcing, to managed services and more, Randstad delivers a comprehensive range of temporary, temporary-to-hire, permanent placement and outsourced placement services. With its 5,324 employment experts, Randstad puts an average of approximately 100,000 people to work in the U.S. each week, through its network of nearly 1,000 branches and client-dedicated locations.

Learn more at and access Randstad's panoramic U.S. thought leadership knowledge center through its Workforce360 site that offers valuable insight into the latest economic indicators and HR trends shaping the world of work.

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