SOMERSET, N.J., Sept. 19 TeamStaff, Inc. (Nasdaq: TSTF) a national provider of healthcare, logistics and administrative staffing services, today announced that Dale West has joined the Company as President of its TeamStaff Rx subsidiary. Ms. West will report directly to TeamStaff's President and CEO, Rick J Filippelli. She succeeds Terry Merlin who previously held the top role in that subsidiary.
Ms. West was a founder of RN Network, which became one of the largest privately held travel healthcare staffing companies in the United States. Under her leadership, she took the start-up company and grew revenues in excess of $100 million over a five year period. RN Network was eventually sold to CompHealth Group. She now assumes responsibility for executing the Company's plan for future growth.
Commenting on the hiring of Ms. West, Mr. Filippelli said, "We are excited that Dale has decided to join our Company. She has a proven track record of providing solid leadership while growing revenues. We look forward to her contributions as we seek to accelerate growth."
About TeamStaff, Inc.
Headquartered in Somerset, New Jersey, TeamStaff serves clients and their employees throughout the United States as a full-service provider of medical, logistics and administrative staffing through its two subsidiaries, TeamStaff Rx and TeamStaff Government Solutions. TeamStaff Rx is a leading provider of travel nursing and travel allied healthcare professionals. TeamStaff Rx operates throughout the U.S. and specializes in the supply of travel allied medical employees and travel nurses typically placed on 13 week assignments. TeamStaff Government Solutions specializes in providing medical, logistics and office administration/technical professionals through nationwide Federal Supply Schedule contracts with both the United States General Services Administration and the United States Department of Veterans Affairs. For more information, visit the TeamStaff web site at www.teamstaff.com.
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