John Anthony brings more than 20 years of ERP experience to nationally ranked staffing firm
Andover, MA (May 8, 2023) – Leading specialty staffing firm, ALKU, welcomes its first-ever Client Partner, John Anthony. The seasoned Technology Executive, with more than two decades of proven success in driving large-scale ERP transformation projects will now be an extension of the ALKU Sales Team to support organizational performance, growth, and profitability.
Most recently, John spent the last 15 years as Senior Director of ERP Administration at VSP Global in Sacramento, CA. In previous roles, he built and managed global teams in India, Italy, the Philippines, Amsterdam, New York, and California. With more than 23 years of experience, John developed both standard and centralized reporting analytics for worldwide users, created a global strategy to modernize, simplify and innovate current global landscape, and provided strategic oversight driving transformations across organizations.
“We knew we had the staffing expertise and consulting network to help any clients’ need for an ERP project, but we saw an opportunity to extend our team by bringing in someone who had the technical expertise and years of ERP implementation experience,” said ALKU Vice President of Sales Strategy, James Cassin-Reed. “The stars aligned for us in hiring John, and in a short amount of time he has already helped several of our clients with advisory services, strategic oversight, plans for building better teams, and driving transformation across their organizations. His expertise has been invaluable to both the ALKU team, and our clients. We can’t wait to watch John’s role grow with the company.”
As the Client Partner, John is responsible for overall customer well-being and will assist with producing shared responsibility with Account Managers in maintaining client relationships, establishing a trusted advisory role to ensure client satisfaction, and assist in selling staffing services while developing plans for a successful future.
“Having been an ALKU client for more than a decade, I was repeatedly impressed with the company and how they support their customers,” said ALKU Client Partner, John Anthony. “I love everyone’s can-do attitudes, the entrepreneurial culture and camaraderie, but most importantly, I love the people. I know I have made the right choice, and that this company is destined for greatness.”
ALKU is the leading contingent staffing firm focused on deploying highly-skilled, specialized consulting resources in the areas of enterprise technology, life sciences, data science, cybersecurity, and government. ALKU is consistently ranked on prestigious ‘Best Places to Work’ lists across the country and has a 15+ year track record of training and developing talent. Given ALKU’s unique culture, focus on training and development, and highly-specialized, division-led operating model, ALKU has grown at an industry-leading pace since its founding in 2008.