Genesis10 Appoints Nick Swaggert Director of Veterans Program
Swaggert will expand Genesis10’s program actively recruiting vets for business
and technology positions
NEW YORK & ST.PAUL, Minn. -- October 7, 2013
Genesis10, a leading business and IT professional services firm, has appointed
Nick Swaggert as director of its veterans program. Swaggert, an infantry
officer with the United States Marine Corps from 1999-2010, will build on and
expand the company’s current veterans program. He is based in the company’s
St. Paul, Minn., office.
Genesis10 is committed to helping companies develop and maintain veteran
hiring programs for business and technology roles, according to Harley
Lippman, Genesis10 founder and CEO.The company is actively recruiting
veterans for its workforce development program, which trains and mentors high
potential young professionals for entry-level business and technology jobs at
client companies.Types of roles include project coordinators, business
analysts, quality assurance professionals, software developers, network
engineers and help desk professionals.
“Veterans deserve more than a job board. Our program provides the training and
mentoring some veterans need to transition from military to corporate
careers,” Lippman said. “Nick will be instrumental in working with our teams
and clients across the country, applying his past military experience to
increase understanding of and expand opportunities for former service
“Hiring a veteran to lead this program demonstrates Genesis10's commitment to
understanding and valuing our contributions," says Swaggert. "Theleadership
at Genesis10 understands the work ethic and skills a veteran brings to a
civilian career and I'm honored to lead this program for the company."
Prior to Genesis10, Swaggert was a Marine for Life Program Director with the
U.S. Marine Corps Reserves, responsible for facilitating the transition of
former Marines into the civilian sector. He also served as a logistics group
leader at Target Corporation, where he managed a supply chain logistics team
responsible for expanding the company’s online presence and developed new
procedures to increase online efficiency.
Swaggert earned a Bachelor’s Degree in political science from Iowa State
University and a Master’s Degree in public policy from the Humphrey School of
Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota. He received several achievement
medals during his service and was selected as a Pat Tillman Military Scholar.
Swaggert currently serves as a Company Commander in the Marine Corps Reserve.
Genesis10 (www.genesis10.com) is a leading professional services and domestic
outsourcing firm founded in 1999 to drive business and technology initiatives.
The company’s unique hybrid service model is adaptable and scalable to deliver
proven performers and value-driven results. Genesis10 has more than 150
clients, 85 percent of whom are Fortune 500 companies, in industries including
financial services, communications, consumer products, energy, healthcare,
insurance, manufacturing and technology. Based in New York, the company has
grown organically at a rate of 19% annually and has more than 2,000 employees
and consultants and more than 20 sales and recruiting offices throughout North
America, including five domestic delivery centers.
Jay Lemke, 651-342-1592
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