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    JP Sakey, Executive Chairman of Headway Workforce Solutions, to Speak at Collaboration in the Gig Economy Conference


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 10th, 2019

    Ellen Garcia
    Headway Workforce Solutions
    (919) 424‐5813



    RALEIGH, NC — September 10th, 2019 — Headway Workforce Solutions has announced that JP Sakey, Executive Chairman, will be a panelist at the 2019 Collaboration in the Gig Economy conference, taking place this September.

    Hosted by SIA, the 4th annual Collaboration in the Gig Economy brings the future of work into sharp focus as the fastest-growing, leading-edge conference of its kind. Attendees connect with solutions, business models and world-renowned experts in a collaborative and innovative setting designed to enhance their ability to find, engage and optimize talent for this dynamic new world of work.

    Sakey will address the shape of future talent supply chains at the “Disruption or Convergence? The Future of Tech and Talent” panel on September 11th at 11 a.m. Sakey has a passion for business with over three decades of experience in executive leadership roles, having served for 13 years as CEO of Headway. He began his foray into the human capital sector with the buyout of SPEC Group Holdings and subsequently fostered a ten-fold growth over six years before SPEC was acquired by TMP Worldwide. Sakey has served as president of Monster.com’s e-Resourcing Americas group, has been an advisory member of the North Carolina Governor’s Innovation Council, and was recognized by Human Resource Outsourcing Today with their prestigious HRO Super Star Provider Award for his vision, influence, and tenacity.

    “The global gig economy is a $3 trillion marketplace,” said Barry Asin, President of SIA. “The world is moving to a more flexible, on-demand workforce; and all players in the talent supply chain are impacted. We are excited to bring everyone together again this year to explore the seismic shifts and the ripple effects across the industry. In an increasingly tech-driven world, the future belongs to those who get partnerships and collaboration right.”

    Collaboration in the Gig Economy will be held September 10th– 12th at the Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego. For more information and registration, visit www.collaborationgigeconomy.com


    About Headway Workforce Solutions

    Headway Workforce Solutions is a leading sector-focused B2B (Business to Business) provider of workforce solutions with an array of contract‐based integrated services and national staffing solutions. Its managed services approach provides substantial operating performance improvements and costs savings over traditional staffing for industries with complex, recurring, multi‐location human capital needs. Over the past five years, Headway has provided services to over 500 discrete companies, primarily in the retail, hospitality, financial services, survey research, and marketing and scientific research sectors. To learn more about Headway, visit headwaywfs.com.