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Forrest Wagner Promoted to CIO at Advantage Resourcing Group and Staffmark


CINCINNATI, OH – Geno Cutolo, CEO and president of Advantage Resourcing Group and Staffmark, has announced that Forrest Wagner has been promoted to Chief Information Officer (CIO). As CIO, Wagner will provide leadership in building and supporting the company's technology infrastructure, applications, and business processes in support of recruiting and staffing. Wagner will continue to work closely with Michael Whitmer, Global CIO of the parent company, Recruit Global Staffing.

A native of Indiana, Wagner began his career as an environmental system engineer in 1995 and quickly transitioned into information technology. Wagner joined Staffmark in 2003 as a programmer and has since received a stream of promotions of increasing scope and responsibility. He has over 21 years of experience in information technology ranging from web design, custom application development, database design, infrastructure maintenance and support, and project management.

In addition to his technical abilities, Wagner consistently provides exceptional customer service and leadership. He has successfully managed large remote and on-site teams while balancing multiple projects and tasks.

"Forrest has exciting plans in place to ensure that we have industry-leading technology and enhanced solutions for our teams, clients, and talent," said Cutolo. "His ideas to stay on the cutting edge, disrupt our industry, and strengthen delivery of the business fundamentals are certain to improve our business."

About Advantage Resourcing Group
Advantage Resourcing Group and its affiliated sister company Staffmark are proud members of Recruit Global Staffing. The Advantage Resourcing Group provides services that include contingent staffing, direct/permanent hire, on-site staffing management services, Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) and Master Service Provider (MSP) in the U.S. and UK. Advantage Resourcing Group are leaders in providing talent in design and engineering, information technology, finance, accounting, human resources, marketing, skilled trades, clerical and light industrial skill sets. For more information, please visit

About Staffmark
Staffmark is one of the largest staffing companies in the United States and has been providing outstanding service for over 40 years. The company operates over 280 locations, providing staffing solutions across a comprehensive range of disciplines. In 2011, Staffmark became a part of Recruit Co., Ltd. To find out more about Staffmark, please go to

About Recruit Global Staffing
Advantage Resourcing and Staffmark are part of Recruit Global Staffing, a leading global HR services provider with activities in Australia, Asia, Europe and North America. Every day more than 400,000 employees work for businesses and institutions via the Recruit Global Staffing network. Recruit Global Staffing is part of Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd. For further information please visit