Eliassen Group Acquires Dextrys IT Staffing Division

Eliassen Group Acquires Dextrys IT Staffing Division
Leading Tech Staffing Firm Expands National Presence and Adds Expertise in Key Verticals
Wakefield, Mass. - November 29, 2010 - Eliassen Group, a leading technology staffing and clinical data management consulting firm, today announced the acquisition of the IT staffing division of Dextrys, a global provider of product engineering and application services outsourcing. The acquisition adds to Eliassen Group's record growth over the last several years and enables the company to continue to build on its experience and expertise in several hot IT industries, including healthcare and insurance.

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"We've been able to grow our business so successfully by effectively mapping the appropriate technical expertise not only to our clients' specific projects, but also within a number of vertical spaces," said Mike McBrierty, chief operating officer of the Tech Staffing divison of Eliassen Group. "The addition of Dextrys further strengthens our position as we continue to see growing demand from clients in healthcare, financial services and insurance."

Eliassen Group provides IT and software professionals on a contract, contract-to-hire and direct-hire basis across a range of industries, including healthcare, biopharmaceutical, financial services, government, education, manufacturing and software development. The company also specializes in recruiting and placing talent in fast-growing technology sectors including Agile Methodology, Validation and Learning Services.

"Dextrys' reputation for providing excellent client service, combined with its in-depth technical knowledge, is a perfect fit for our business," said Dave MacKeen, CEO, Eliassen Group. "We're looking forward to integrating their team of recruiters and continuing to broaden our reach in the tech staffing market."

About Eliassen Group
Eliassen Group, headquartered in Wakefield, MA, is composed of two divisions: Technology Staffing and eClinical Solutions. The Technology Staffing Division provides services to clients nationwide in industries including healthcare/pharmaceutical, financial services, government, education, manufacturing and software development (www.eliassen.com). eClinical Solutions provides data management services, EDC services, statistical programming, training solutions, reporting solutions, strategic consulting, user acceptance testing (UAT)/validation Services, as well as clinical data repository development and management for pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies (www.eclinicalsol.com). For more information, please contact us at 800-354-2773.

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