SOURCE: Blue Chip Expert

April 11, 2007 16:00 ET

Blue Chip Expert Announces the Appointment of Jim Lipuma, Former VP of Sales at, as Blue Chip Expert's Chief Revenue Officer

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 11, 2007 --Blue Chip Expert, the premier online site for top tier consultants and interim management, announced today that Jim Lipuma, formerly of, has joined the Company as Chief Revenue Officer. Lipuma, known throughout the industry as a powerful sales leader, brings over twenty years of Executive leadership to his new role at Blue Chip Expert.

"Jim embodies a powerful combination of enterprise sales leadership and a keen understanding of the talent needs of our industry," said Scott Langmack, CEO of Blue Chip Expert. "In his years working with some of the world's premier innovators, he's continually set himself apart for his ability to tap into new markets. Jim has succeeded in every stage of his career, and we're excited to have him bring his extensive sales and management experience to our company."

"With the addition of Jim, we've rounded out our management team to include the absolute best in the business. This is our dream team," added Langmack. "Jim has led teams which have generated hundreds of millions of dollars of revenue at and his previous experience is invaluable to our business."

Prior to joining Blue Chip Expert, Lipuma was Vice-President of Sales at While there, he headed up the Enterprise division, responsible for sales that generated over $85M annually. Jim also served on the Monster Executive Diversity Board. Before Monster, Lipuma worked with Imagitas as VP of Sales and R.H. Donnelley (RHD) Corporation as VP and General Manager.

"Blue Chip Expert is the most effective web experience I have ever seen. It takes the best of the web and combines it with outstanding personal service. I came to Blue Chip Expert because it is innovative, unique and it offers a matching technology like no other in the industry," said Lipuma. "The company's business model makes it the perfect place for hiring managers to find the candidate that they need, quickly and efficiently. I look forward to working with the Executive Team as we penetrate this exciting growth market and help shape the future landscape of the recruitment space."

Founded in 2005, Blue Chip Expert is the premier online site for consultants, interim managers and interim executives. Blue Chip Expert matches the top caliber consultants with companies around the world, in a quick and cost effective manner, leveraging Blue Chip Expert's patented search technology. With over 20 million people working on contract in America alone, and with 76 million baby boomers going into semi-retirement over the next 15 years, the talent supply is exploding. Blue Chip Expert, an invitation only site, sets itself apart from the competition, as it offers an exclusive community and creates precise professional fits based on personal service.

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