Versique Continues Growth Through Interim COO Hire
August 25, 2014
August 25, 2014 – Versique recently hired Jerry Rick as Interim COO to help develop and implement strategies, structures, and processes that will assist the firm with leveraging its current success and achieve continued growth and performance objectives.
“Our team’s hard work and contributions have resulted in significant growth over the past two years,” said Tony Sorensen, Versique’s CEO and Founder. “We have partnered with Jerry to help us advance our vision for the future.”
Jerry has held leadership positions in a variety of organizations over the past 30 years, and now specializes in helping fast-growth companies improve performance and prepare for future success. He utilizes a number of methods to promote growth and process improvement, including EOS (Entrepreneurial Operating System as popularized in Gino Wickman’s book Traction), management consulting, and serving as interim executive.
“Versique is the type of company I enjoy working with. They have a collaborative culture and a relentless drive to build something great. I look forward to seeing their success,” said Jerry.
Jerry will assess the day-to-date operations of Versique and help the firm formulate a plan to continuously improve business operations, procedures, and people systems.
“This partnership aligns well with our vibrant culture, and will create even more opportunities for Versique to develop as an organization,” said Tony.
Versique is a high-performance recruiting firm that specializes in interim solutions, direct hire, and executive leadership search. Our team of experienced professionals and seasoned leaders across various areas of expertise and industries have been in your shoes. We can quickly assess your whole people picture and identify the elements that will take your business to the next level.
In 2019, 2020, and 2021 Versique was recognized as Star Tribune Top Workplace, was nominated as a Best of Business Finalist by Twin Cities Business, and made the Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal's list of Twin Cities Largest Executive Search Firms. Versique also ranks as one of the top 25 most socially/marketing engaged staffing firms in the country and #1 in Minnesota by LinkedIn.
The Versique brand represents a powerful combination of “versatile” and “unique” as it hints at the concept of “search” in its pronunciation: ver-seek.