Meet the SSI Leadership Team
Ron is an industry veteran with an entrepreneurial approach and a demonstrated track record in business. He founded SSI in 1998. Ron brings many years of diverse experience in business management and the consulting services industry to SSI. As the president of the company, he provides the vision and management needed to implement successful business solutions to all our valued clients. Ron’s leadership sets directions, identifies and addresses resistance, secures commitment, provides visible support, monitors progress, builds teams, transfers knowledge and skills, and provides proactive communication to his team.
Vice President and CFO
With over 15 years of staffing experience in finance, planning and organization, Scott is responsible for all of SSI’s financial and operational functions. His duties include annual operating plans, financial reporting, budgetary controls, banking and contract management. In addition, Scott oversees corporate infrastructure, legal aspects of procurement and staffing, and SSI’s charitable ventures including corporate social responsibilities. Scott is local to the Pittsburgh area, attended school at Robert Morris University and joined SSI shortly after graduation.
Mark is the Vice President of Sales at SSI. He is responsible for business development efforts nationwide, creating operational efficiencies between account management, recruiting and the back office. Mark has 20 years of success in the staffing business in management, business development and recruiting.
He has been in the technical staffing business since 1996, beginning his career by placing rocket scientists (really!) for NASA and key defense contractors. Mark transitioned into the IT staffing industry and has held leadership roles in three companies recognized among the fastest-growing staffing firms in the nation. He developed expertise in leading sales and recruiting organizations in the staffing industry and created national account strategies for the use of contingent staffing labor.
Mark graduated from the University of Alabama in Huntsville with a degree in marketing. He has served as a board member for the Atlanta Chapter of the Society for Information Management since 2013 and has been the chairperson for the annual Tee IT Up for TechBridge golf tournament since its inception ten years ago.
Mark lives in Alpharetta, GA with his wife, Keersten, and their two children, Hailey and Blake. When not at work, you will probably find him on the golf course.
Shree has over 12 years of experience in the IT staffing industry, ranging from recruiting, account management and operations. Prior to joining SSI in 2012, he worked as a consultant for various staffing firms helping them set up and scale up operations in India. During the same period, he also set up an RPO firm in Bangalore, India. Prior to that he was an integral part of the delivery management group of a leading IT staffing firm based in Redmond, WA, where he worked from 2005 until 2010 in various roles from recruiting to operations. He works from Bangalore, heads SSI’s recruiting teams based in Bangalore, Coimbatore and Pittsburgh.
If not in office, you are most likely to get his Instagram updates about some interesting places he has traveled to!
He is also associated with a charity organization (Avakaasha Foundation) since 2015, run by his wife Akshatha, which works with rural schools in India to improve quality of education.