ALKU Appoints Dennis Kapsimalis as New Vice President of Talent Operations
Seasoned staffing industry leader draws on expertise to oversee company talent growth and development
Andover, MA (June 26, 2023) – The Executive Leadership team at ALKU, a nationally ranked niche-based staffing and consulting firm, is pleased to announce Dennis Kapsimalis as Vice President, Talent Operations, effective immediately. In his new role, Kapsimalis will oversee and drive the growth of ALKU and the development of its employees by working with the Talent Acquisition and Talent Development teams. He will also lead the strategy and direction of the company’s three Training Centers.
“Dennis’ contributions to ALKU have gone above and beyond. The addition of Dennis as Vice President will certainly help to propel ALKU’s growth, and I couldn’t be happier for his well-deserved promotion,” said Leah Bourdon, Vice President of Talent at ALKU. “His persistence, drive, ability to build leaders as well as his creative thinking have always been his strongest attributes. He has accomplished anything he puts his mind to, and his expertise has greatly contributed to the development and growth of our company and workforce.”
Kapsimalis started at ALKU as an intern in 2012 and began working full-time as a Life Sciences Recruiter in 2013. From there, he put his focus into developing the skills of others, helping young recruiters find their path to success while developing company leaders in the process. In 2018, Kapsimalis was promoted to Director of Life Sciences Recruiting.
In 2021, he switched over to develop ALKU’s Talent pillar, where he was promoted to Director of Talent Development. He successfully built the Full-Time and Intern Training Programs as well as the foundation for Leadership Development.
“I am thrilled to receive this promotion and feel incredibly lucky to work alongside such a talented team for over a decade,” said Dennis Kapsimalis, Vice President of Talent Operations at ALKU. “I look forward to my new role as I lead and expand our company talent operations, continuing ALKU’s ranking as one of the fastest-growing and industry leading staffing firms in the U.S.”
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.