Johnson joins Jobplex as Executive Vice President, St. Louis

March, 2015

ST. LOUIS (March 24, 2015) – Jobplex is pleased to announce that John Johnson has joined the firm as executive vice president and will be based in the St. Louis office. Johnson brings more than 30 years of executive experience to the firm, along with previous experience in building an HR recruiting company to national recognition.

Prior to joining Jobplex, Johnson served as president of Continuum Medical Staffing, a national premier health care recruiting company. Previously, he served as vice president and corporate officer at AAR Corp. During his time at AAR, Johnson also put in place a leadership and coaching program to enhance the skills of senior executives.
Prior to AAR Corp. John started and was president of Lakeshore Staffing. Under John’s leadership, Lakeshore was named the 6th fastest growing and profitable company listed on the prestigious INC. 500 magazine listing of privately held companies in the US.
“We are thrilled that John has joined Jobplex team,” said Justin Hirsch, president of Jobplex. “John’s experience in growing and developing businesses mirrors the Jobplex model of recruiting next generation/emerging leaders. John’s entrepreneurial attitude, collaborative mindset and determination will help bring Jobplex to the next level.”
Johnson holds a Bachelor’s in Business Administration from the University of Missouri in Columbia, MO and attended on golf scholarship.
Jobplex leads the recruiting industry in offering diversified search services for your company’s next generation executive leader. Established in 1996, Jobplex has more than 15 offices located throughout North America and South America, providing solutions for clients from coast to coast. Our customized search offerings and performance-based fee structure provide solutions from a Single Search to Project Recruitment. For more information on Jobplex, visit

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