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Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States, 2009/08/03 - SkillStorm has hired Cliff Vaughn as the Senior Account Manager for the Charlotte area. He is responsible for overseeing branch operations including employee and account management and all aspects of recruiting.
With more than 8 years in the Technical Services, Information Technology, Engineering and Professional Services industries, he is responsible for overseeing branch operations including employee and account management and all aspects of recruiting. Vaughn is based out of the SkillStorm Charlotte office.
“We are excited to have Cliff as part of our team,” said SkillStorm Managing Partner John Mahony. “His dedication, enthusiasm and expertise make him an invaluable asset to our company. We are confident in his abilities and look forward to what he will accomplish for SkillStorm.”
Most recently, Vaughn served as a Talent Management and Sales representative for a national business staffing and recruiting firm, a role in which he was responsible for sales and management training and development. Previously, he was also the Regional Account Manager for a national IT staffing firm. In this role, Vaughn was responsible for managing and growing outside sales in the Atlanta area. Vaughn also served as the Human Resources Senior Associate for a package and product design company. Some of Vaughn’s previous accomplishments include being named 2005 Recruiter of the Year, becoming a member of the Million Dollar club and ranking among the top 3% of recruiters nationwide based on profits generated.
Vaughn received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and Human Resource Development from the University of South Carolina – Columbia. He continues to support his alma mater through the school’s alumni association. Vaughn has also received certifications from the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) and Ken Blanchard Situational Leadership.
Vaughn is a member of the North Carolina Chamber of Commerce, the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD), the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM). Vaughn is also a member of the Charlotte Young Professionals.
SkillStorm has received many highly regarded national and state awards. Most recently, SkillStorm was named 2009 Business of the Year and one of the 2009 Best Places to Work by the South Florida Business Journal, making this the second year in a row the company has received this honor. SkillStorm also won Orlando Business Journal’s 2008 Outstanding Small Business Award, received the San Diego Better Business Bureau (BBB) 2008 Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics, ranked #2 on Charlotte Business Journal’s Largest Contingency Executive Search Firms List for 2008 and ranked # 2 on San Diego Daily Transcript’s Staffing Firms List for 2008. Other accolades include being named one of the 2007 Best Places to Work in Central Florida by the Orlando Business Journal, being awarded the 2006 Governor’s Entrepreneurship Award in Florida’s Mega Market, winning South Florida Business Journal's 2006 Technology Award in the Professional Services Category and ranking as the 13th Fastest Growing New Company in America in 2006 on Entrepreneur Magazine and PricewaterhouseCoopers’ Hot 100 List.
SkillStorm (skillstorm.com) provides diversified technical services to various organizations nationwide. The company specializes in Information Technology, Engineering and Project Management consulting, outsourcing and staff augmentation solutions. SkillStorm has an impressive client list, which includes many elite Fortune 500 companies.
SkillStorm has 14 offices throughout the United States, with corporate headquarters located in San Diego, California.