October 21, 2013
Fahrenheit IT has announced that Joel Leege, formerly of Kforce, has joined the company as Division President. As one of the nation’s fastest growing middle-market IT staffing companies, the company sought a leader that could build upon Fahrenheit IT’s rapid growth. Leege began his role at the company on October 28, 2013.
Leege is entering his 17th year in the staffing industry and since 2003 has served in numerous leadership roles at Kforce overseeing some of its largest regions in the Northwest, Southwest and Midwest. During his leadership, his regions consistently achieved outstanding growth and his markets were frequently recognized as one of the Top 10 Best Places to Work.
“With Fahrenheit IT’s rapid growth over the past two years through market expansions and acquisitions, we were seeking a leader to focus specifically on our IT brand that could build upon Fahrenheit IT’s rapid growth and attractive service offering in the marketplace,” said Howard Brill, CEO of Global Employment Solutions. “Joel brings a tremendous amount of experience in successfully leading numerous market expansions, service line launches and office start-ups. Joel’s executive-level experience in the IT staffing segment combined with his passion for building exceptional teams that achieve high growth makes him an outstanding addition to our team.”
Leege holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Iowa and a Master’s degree from Michigan State University. He resides in the Denver area with his wife and three daughters.