Austin, here we come! Looking forward to the 2019 SIA Executive Forum

SIA 2019 ExecForum breakthrough leadership

Our team is looking forward to Staffing Industry Analysts’ Executive Forum in Austin in a few weeks!   Mee Derby is proud to be an Optimum Sponsor, sponsoring the event’s WiFi. ExecForum is one of our favorite conferences of the year, as it pulls together executives from all staffing industry… Read more »

30 years of staffing the staffing industry

30 years mee derby staffing

When I founded Mee Derby 30 years ago, neither I nor my colleagues could have imagined what we would become.   I knew I wanted to start a search firm, and immediately decided to focus on search for the staff industry. Having spent 7 years in the industry, it’s what… Read more »

SIA releases 2018 list of Global Power 150 – Women In Staffing, including Mee Derby founder Robin Mee

Robin Mee named 2018 SIA Global Power Women 150

Congratulations to the leaders named by SIA in the 2018 list of Global Power 150 – Women in Staffing!   In previous years, this list included the top 100 most influential women leaders in staffing. This year the list has expanded to 150; appropriate considering the rapid growth of the… Read more »

Our takeaways from the 2018 SIA Executive Forum in Miami

Mee Derby team SIA Executive Forum '18

Five of Mee Derby’s executive recruiters traveled to Miami for this year’s Executive Forum, a three day conference that’s an annual hub of North America’s staffing industry. For some on our team, it was their first year attending Executive Forum – for others, it was the 27th year. Yet each… Read more »

Robin Mee named to SIA 2018 Staffing 100

Robin Mee SIA Staffing 100 2018

Staffing Industry Analysts has again recognized Mee Derby founder and president Robin Mee as one of the top 100 staffing leaders in North America. This is Mee’s 4th time being named in the Staffing 100 list, along with years 2017, 2016 and 2012. Congratulations to all the honorees! Check out… Read more »

E-book features Robin Mee among industry leader’s from SIA’s Global Power 100

  A new downloadable e-book by ClearEdge Marketing features a quote from Robin Mee, among 12 women interviewed from SIA’s Global Power 100 list. Here’s what ClearEdge had to say: “We challenged the industry leaders named to this prestigious list to tell us about defining experiences in their careers –… Read more »

SIA names Robin Mee to Global Power 100 – Women In Staffing list

Robin Global Power 100 2017

Congratulations to Mee Derby founder and president Robin Mee for being named to Staffing Industry Analyst’s 2017 Global Power 100 Women in Staffing! This is the third year that Staffing Industry Analysts have included Mee in the Global Power 100 list, recognizing women’s contributions to the staffing industry. As a… Read more »

Staffing professionals meet for Collaboration in the Gig Economy conference in Dallas

Gig Economy Conference Mee Derby

  30% of all Americans are doing gig work, and that number is growing. Online staffing and the human cloud are driving growth. How is the ecosystem shifting with the prevalence of gig work? How are the roles of the talent supply chain changing?    Robin Mee and Kim Whiteley are happy… Read more »

SIA Names Robin Mee in 2017 Staffing 100 List

  Mee Derby founder and president Robin Mee is proud to be recognized among North America’s staffing leaders and luminaries in Staffing Industry Analysts’ 2017 “Staffing 100” list.   Meet the 2017 Influencers.   Check out Robin Mee’s profile.   This list names the 100 most influential people in the US staffing… Read more »

Takeaways from Executive Forum 2016

    by Robin Mee Founder and President, Mee Derby       Themed “Past, Present and Future,” this year’s SIA Executive Forum was a spectacular mark of the staffing industry’s rapid growth in the 25 years that the forum has been running.   People are excited and enthusiastic about the… Read more »