Category: General

Focus Search Partners, a Vaco Company, Acquires Dallas-based Executive Search Firm

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Leading retained executive search firm, Focus Search Partners, A Vaco Company (FSP), announced today that it has acquired the Dallas, Texas-based executive search firm, Taylor Winfield. With the acquisition of Taylor Winfield, FSP gains a talented team of professionals who all have enterprise operating experience across multiple industries, […]

Vaco Acquires Lannick, Canada’s Largest Regional Finance and Accounting Recruitment and Consulting Firm

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Vaco, a leading talent acquisition and consulting firm focusing in the areas of accounting, finance, IT, administration and executive search has acquired Lannick, a Toronto-based premier professional recruitment and consulting firm. Together, Vaco and Lannick will form a continental powerhouse that provides talent solutions across a diverse set […]

Vaco Risk Solutions’ Brian Prentice Talks Data Breaches, Safety

Vaco Memphis has added Brian Prentice as managing partner of Vaco Risk Solutions, a national consulting firm that works with organizations that have IT security, risk or compliance needs; have had a recent breach; are moving data centers; require a penetration test; or have any other project-based risk management needs. Prentice is a member of […]

IT is Ready for You! Are You Ready for IT?

The IT industry is an ever growing, ever changing beast that is becoming increasingly interesting as technology advances by leaps and bounds. It is becoming more competitive and employers are looking for more qualifications from their candidates.   When first starting out in IT, whether it is as a first job, or from another unrelated […]

Vaco Purchases Managed Services Division of India-Based Software Development Company

San Francisco, CA March 13, 2017– Vaco, a leading technology consulting firm, has acquired the managed services division of Binary Semantics, an India-based provider of large-scale outsourcing services. Together, the organizations will continue to support the world’s largest media companies in the areas of advertising & digital content creation, content sourcing, data and content curation, validation […]

Accounting and Finance Professionals, Do You Know Your Kelley Blue Book® Value?

When conducting a job search, it is important to “practice what you practice” based on the nature of your detailed, oriented profession. To illustrate this “practice what you practice” concept, let’s review your last automobile purchase: You determined which auto (make and model) was best for you, as well as your price range, and you […]

An Innovative and Dynamic Approach to Fulfill Your Workforce Needs

Benefits of Hiring a Contract Employee Vaco puts the right people together on the right journeys, which means that it sometimes requires a focused consulting solution or maybe the right team of consultants to work on a critical project. Often we are asked, “What are the benefits of a contract employee?”   • It is […]

Vaco: Small and Mid-Size Companies Can Challenge the Bigs

With more than 30 offices across the US, Nashville-based Vaco is one of the nation’s largest private accounting and finance consulting firms. It’s also one of the fastest-growing. The company’s sales grew 65 percent over the past three years, and 2016 marks the 10th consecutive year Vaco has been included with the Inc. 5000. Although […]

5 Reasons Why You Can’t Achieve Your Goals

Every year, I ring in the new year with a long list of new year’s resolutions and looking back, I rarely ever keep those resolutions. So every December 31st I ask myself, “Why didn’t I keep my resolutions from the previous year?” Basically, I don’t follow the guideline below for one reason or another. Why […]

Public or Private Accounting?

Are you a recent accounting graduate having trouble deciding what the right career path is? Vaco works with public and private accountants daily, so we highly encourage you to give us a call (859-514-6055) for FREE advice and counseling on what will work best for you – no strings attached! In the meantime, below are […]