Joanie Courtney is President for the Professional Division of EmployBridge which includes the RemX, Decca and Resdin brands. Joanie joined the EmployBridge family in 2016 with a 20 plus year proven track record in professional and commercial staffing, including executive roles with two of the largest employment firms in the world. She previously spent three years in the digital recruiting industry as Senior Vice President of Global Market Insights at Monster Worldwide. Joanie had global responsibility for leading Monster’s insights and business intelligence resources to support product development, marketing and sales initiatives throughout the Monster organization and to deliver global market research & intelligence on employment data and workplace trends to Monster’s customer base.
As an employment industry expert, she is often called upon to discuss the job market, careers, and workplace trends and speak to the talent supply and demand cycles that impact U.S. employers. She is frequently featured as a keynote speaker at industry conferences, and her commentary on the employment market has been featured on media outlets like Fox and Fox Business Network, Associated Press, CNBC, MSNBC, CNN, ABC, PBS, The Wall Street Journal, U.S. News & World Report, and Forbes. She is a regular contributor to the Mornings with Maria show with Maria Bartiromo on Fox Business for the BLS monthly employment reports.
Joanie has a Bachelor of Science with Highest Distinction from the State University of New York and she currently lives in Parkland, Florida with her husband Brendan, her son Chase and daughter Ashley.
Michelle Crotty is the Vice President, Contact Center Solutions division of RemX. Michelle started her career in sales for Crossmark, a food brokerage company. Michelle started in the staffing industry in 2003 with her first position as a business development manager for Remedy Intelligent Staffing in Phoenix, Arizona. Over the next decade, Michelle was promoted to Market Director and then to Area Manager due to her strong leadership in growing Phoenix into the largest market for RemX. In 2016 she was promoted to Vice President of Contact Center Solutions, and manages the Contact Center Solutions division of RemX nationally which specializes in placing candidates in contact center positions.
Michelle graduated from Iowa State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics, and currently lives with her family in Phoenix, Arizona.
Wendi Cohen is the Vice President of Operations for the Professional Division of EmployBridge. Wendi has been with the EmployBridge family for over 25 years and has worked both of the Professional and Commercial side of the business. Serving in all branch positions up to Area Manager and extensive Training and Development experience, Wendi has knowledge and expertise in all segments of our business.
Wendi has a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Bowling Green State University and she currently lives in Atlanta, Georgia with her husband Scott, and her two children, Sami and Jake.