By Laurie Vicente, CSMP | May 3, 2022

CHICAGO, Illinois – (May 3, 2022)Brilliant®, an award-winning direct-hire, contract and consulting firm specializing in accounting, finance and technology for the Midwest and Southeast U.S. markets, has been recognized on the Forbes America’s Best Recruiting and Temporary Staffing Firms 2022 List.

This prestigious award presented by Forbes and Statista Inc., was announced today, and can be viewed on the Forbes website.

The leading consulting, direct-hire and recruiting firm, Brilliant, is excited to receive the national Forbes recognition for a sixth consecutive year. This award adds to the long list of accolades the Chicago-based company has received since its inception in 2009.

Brilliant CEO Sheldon Schur says, “It is an honor to be recognized on Forbes America’s Best Recruiting and Temporary Staffing Firms 2022 list for a sixth consecutive year. We know how much the U.S. labor market has been impacted by the transformation that has occurred over the past two years.” Schur continues, “We plan to continue to positively impact the lives of our candidates and the companies we serve while we continue to navigate a post-pandemic climate.”

The award ranking is based on an independent survey of peers and clients. Feedback from external recruiters, hiring managers at client companies, and job candidates were considered. Around 31,000 recruiters and 6,900 job candidates and hiring managers were invited to participate. Approximately 22,400 nominations have been considered in the final analysis.

To learn more about Brilliant and its award recognitions, click here.

About Brilliant®

Brilliant is an award-winning direct-hire, contract and consulting practice specializing in accounting, finance, audit, tax, data analytics and technology, for the Midwest and Southeast regions of the U.S. markets.

Our talent is brilliant as we represent some of the highest-quality professionals across the nation. We partner with businesses looking for consultative or permanent resources in the areas of accounting, finance, tax, audit, data analytics, financial systems and technology. Together with our resources, we provide the business solutions needed to help our clients achieve their goals. Many of our team members are former accounting and finance experts from the Big 4 audit and accounting firms who know the market and industry like no other.

Since our inception in 2009, we have ranked on major lists including Forbes America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms (No. 2 in 2018), Forbes America’s Best Executive Recruiting Firms, Crain’s Chicago Business Fast 50 (No. 1 in 2015), Staffing Industry Analysts Fastest-Growing U.S. Staffing Firms (No. 2 in 2015), ClearlyRated’s Best of Staffing Talent, ClearlyRated’s Best of Staffing Client, ClearlyRated’s Best of Staffing Employee, Inc. 5000, Best Places to Work South Florida, 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®, and others.

To learn more, visit or follow @brilliantfs on social media.

Media Contact:
Laurie Vicente, CSMP
Senior Director of Marketing and Communications

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