Lisa Maxwell Named to Staffing Industry Analysts’ 2017 Staffing 100

For the Fourth Year, Founder and Managing Partner of Gerard Stewart Earns Spot in the Top 100 Most Influential People in Staffing


ATLANTA, February 28, 2017 – Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) has ranked Lisa Maxwell, Gerard Stewart Founder and Managing Partner, as one of the 100 most influential people in the North American staffing industry. This year marks the fourth time Maxwell has earned the Top 100 distinction. The annual list profiles the movers and shakers who have made the biggest impact to the staffing industry.

Maxwell specializes in placing CEOs, other C-level executives, Presidents, SVPs and board members in the human capital industry throughout the U.S., Europe and Asia. She has placed several winners from the 2017 Top 100 list. Gerard Stewart achieved 62 percent revenue growth in 2016 as the team’s global work expanded to Asia Pacific.

“I’m honored to once again be recognized by SIA on this prestigious list,” said Maxwell. “The talent ecosystem is changing rapidly, and the leadership in the human capital management space is no different. I’m excited to be a part of it. The infusion of talent from other verticals is powering innovation and opening up opportunities for even greater success. You see this evolution reflected in the SIA Top 100.”

The editorial team at SIA reviews the nominations and determines who makes the list, which typically includes but is not limited to: entrepreneurs who have created new and lasting models, CEOs who run large staffing companies both public and private, individuals who have had a major impact or influence through M&A, or by leading the charge through legislative change.

About Gerard Stewart

As an international leader in executive search, Gerard Steward focuses on recruitment for leading outsourcing and professional services firms and senior level positions within the human capital industry.

The team at Gerard Stewart advises client companies on recruiting and retaining outstanding leaders and helps mitigate the risks involved with senior level appointments. The firm has completed engagements across the broad human capital landscape. Its prestigious client list includes firms in staffing, workforce management, human capital consulting, information technology services, vendor management software and human resources outsourcing. Gerard Stewart leverages deep industry expertise and an extensive network of human capital executives to ensure access to leading candidates in chosen markets. Headquartered in Atlanta, Gerard Stewart has offices in London and Menlo Park, Calif. For more information, visit


Ann Warren
ClearEdge Marketing