CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - April 17, 2014) - Eagle Professional Resources Inc. (Eagle), Canada's leading professional staffing company, is proud to announce that Leslie Heathers has joined the team as Sales Director for the company's Finance and Accounting Staffing Division in Western Canada. She will be responsible for overseeing both the sales and recruiting teams, with a primary goal of building on the Division's success and continuing to grow the business throughout the country's western provinces.
Leslie Heathers joins Eagle with over 14 years in the Staffing Industry, including 12 years in leadership roles at international staffing companies. In that time, she has successfully led winning teams in various lines of business, including finance and accounting, as well as technology and creative streams. Complimenting her enthusiasm in the business world, Heathers is also active in her community and the founder of Furryseven, a non-profit group based in Calgary that raises money for Animals in Need.
"I'm extremely excited to be a part of the Eagle Team," commented Heathers. "Just having completed the onboarding process, I am impressed with Eagle's operations and it's clear that I have joined a winning team. I look forward to the challenges and successes to come!"
"Leslie's experience and enthusiasm is already proving to be a beneficial addition to our team in the West," said Eagle CEO, Kevin Dee. "We're confident that her leadership combined with her industry knowledge will contribute to the continued success of Eagle's finance and accounting staffing business in Western Canada."
In addition to Heathers leading Western Canada's Finance and Accounting Team, her counterpart in Eastern Canada, Tracy Vorstandlechner, is also an industry veteran who joined the team in 2012. In less than two years, Vorstandlechner has made significant contributions to the Division by leveraging her expanding network of designated professionals across Ontario. Together, this dynamic duo is expected to take Eagle's finance and accounting staffing business to the next level.
Founded in 1996, Eagle is one Canada's largest and most successful professional staffing companies. A Canadian-owned company with ten (10) offices from coast-to-coast, Eagle specializes in sourcing technology, finance and accounting, and management consulting professionals for contract and full-time positions. Eagle was very recently named as one of Canada's Top 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures, is a platinum member of the Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies (every year since 1999) and was Ottawa's Mid-Market Company of the Year (2011). The company has been ISO 9001 certified since June 2006, is a very active advocate within the Canadian staffing industry association (ACSESS & NACCB) and supports many charities. To learn more about Eagle and its network of offices, please visit www.eagleonline.com or call toll-free 1-866-78-NESST(63778). Check out Eagle's blog at http://www.eagleonline.com/blog and follow us on twitter @eaglestaffing.