Vaco Raleigh Names New Technical Resource Manager

Raleigh, NC, March 25, 2010 --( David R. Rhode, managing partner of Vaco Raleigh, LLC (, an executive placement and consulting firm, has announced that Deana Brannan has joined the firm as technical resource manager. In this position, Brannan will be responsible for identifying and addressing quality candidates for job opportunities in the information technology (IT) field. She works with a range of companies, from small firms to Fortune 500 members, to understand their specific human resource needs and provide them with "best fit" candidates for open information technology positions.

“Deana’s experience in the field of recruiting and human resources make her an asset to our organization and our clients,” said Rhode. “We are excited to have her as part of our team, and to utilize the expertise she is able to bring to the benefit of our clients.”

- Brannan has more than 10 years of experience in the recruiting field.

- She earned her Bachelor of Arts in political science from N.C. State University.

- Active in the local community, Brannan works with the Triangle Society of Human Resources, and volunteers with both the Susan G. Komen Foundation and Marley’s Cat Tales, a local animal rescue organization.

- A native of Raleigh, Brannan lives in the city with her husband, Karthi.

About Vaco Raleigh, LLC:
Vaco specializes in contract, special project and direct hire services in the fields of accounting and finance, information technology, eLearning and design, operations and executive search. The staff at Vaco Raleigh has more than 350 combined years of industry experience, with local knowledge and connections as well as access to geographically diverse resources through 26 Vaco offices nationwide. Vaco was selected as an Inc. 500 company in 2007, 2008 and 2009. Committed to hiring top performers from corporate life that now serve their profession instead of performing within it, Vaco has a team of seasoned experts with the industry experience to understand their clients’ needs and candidates’ skills. This rare combination of experience and expertise allows Vaco to make superior matches between employers and qualified candidates. Established in 2004, Vaco Raleigh was named as one of the 50 fastest growing private companies in the Triangle by the Triangle Business Journal in 2007, 2008 and 2009. Vaco Raleigh also received the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce’s 2008 Pinnacle Award for Steady Growth and Profitability. For more information, please call (919) 719-6500 or visit the Web site at

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