Bradley Block is currently the Chief Operations Officer and Principal of the Staffing-the-Universe Family of companies, including Rotator, Industrial, Medical, and Block Staffing Services. Bradley has a B.S. from the Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland, and an MBA from Stern Business School at New York University. He has spent the last 16 years working in various roles throughout the family of companies. In addition, Bradley sat as the President of the Board of Directors for the New York Staffing Association, where he is still very active on the board. Brad volunteers time towards many industry and personal causes, and he sits on various committees for the American Staffing Association, and has been a part of a number of conferences as an expert speaker and trainer.
Steve Cooney is a principal of Sixcel, a consulting and services firm that helps clients drive performance through process and technology improvements. He is an experienced management consultant with extensive experience in the staffing industry. Previously Steve was with ManpowerGroup where he spent 18 years in various executive, financial, and operational roles, including his most recent roles as VP – North American Operations and Controller.
As a mid-market speaker and strategy consultant, Barry Pruitt is coauthor of the Amazon best-selling book Predictable Results, How Successful Companies Tackle Growth Challenges and Win. He is focused on helping CEOs, and executive teams determine strategy – and then drive business execution to achieve their goals and dreams of success. Barry is an engaging speaker and has addressed over one-thousand businesses globally. His execution consulting experience extends service businesses, technology, retail, nonprofit, transportation, event promotion, and consulting. Barry is a master at building executive team alignment. An entrepreneur since eight, Barry sold his first business when nineteen years old. He has started, successfully exited, and failed at business. Barry has served as an adjunct professor at the Darla Moore School of Business at the University of South Carolina and appeared as an expert on radio and television shows across North America.