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Kforce Senior Vice President of Delivery Transformation Recognized on SIA's 40 Under 40 List

Tampa, FL – July 24, 2019 – Kforce Senior Vice President of Delivery Transformation, Adam Shad, has been recognized on Staffing Industry Analysts’ (SIA) 40 Under 40 list, among the industry’s trailblazing leaders. SIA, the global advisor on staffing and workforce solutions, distinguishes a unique set of leaders on the cutting-edge work in North America.

Over the past three years, Shad has led a major digital transformation around talent acquisition. In his current role, he ensures that the entire Kforce recruiting team is primed for success by revolutionizing the way the $1.4 billion company attracts, qualifies and manages talent.

Shad’s efforts have led to the development of innovative new tools including an app-based referral program, KFORCEconnect, which has generated over 2,700 referrals and multiple hires since its launch in March.

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“Adam Shad epitomizes firm first,” says Kforce Chief Operating Officer Kye Mitchell. “He always puts the needs of our customers first and continuously looks at how can we find innovative ways to improve our customer experience and results. He is a strategic thinker with a clear vision for the future and the ability to break down that vision into a plan and execute on it. He is a huge blessing to Kforce.”

Shad’s talent for building client relationships to understand gaps and create effective solutions has been influential in the firm’s growth.

“I am extremely committed and passionate about the projects I am involved in and responsible for at Kforce,” says Shad. “I do not enjoy complacency–this drives me to always do more, regardless of the situation.

Shad assisted in the buildout of the firm’s second national recruiting center in the West, which he grew from nine employees to 65 in one year. His oversight of up to 100 professionals including managers, recruiters and operations associates has been invaluable to the firm. He has shared his experience in the staffing industry and led the charge on adding AI and other capabilities to Kforce’s delivery strategy in publications such as HR Tech Outlook.

About Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA)

SIA is the global advisor on staffing and workforce solutions. Their proprietary research covers all categories of employed and non-employed work including temporary staffing, independent contracting and other types of contingent labor. SIA’s independent and objective analysis provides insights into the services and suppliers operating in the workforce solutions ecosystem including staffing firms, managed service providers, recruitment process outsourcers, payrolling/compliance firms and talent acquisition technology specialists such as vendor management systems, online staffing platforms, crowdsourcing and online work services.

About Kforce
Kforce (Nasdaq: KFRC) is a professional staffing services and solutions firm that specializes in the areas of Technology and Finance & Accounting. Each year, our network of over 50 offices and two national recruiting centers provides opportunities for 34,000 highly skilled professionals who work with over 4,000 clients, including 70% of the Fortune 100.

Founded in 1962, our name stands for KNOWLEDGEforce® which describes the customer-centric Kforce Knowledge Staffing Process SM that delivers high-touch, relationship-driven results backed by progressive technologies. At Kforce, our promise is to deliver great results through strategic partnership and knowledge sharing®. Visit our Newsroom for the latest Kforce news and media resources.

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