By Laurie Vicente, CSMP | August 1, 2017

The Chicago and South Florida Recruiting Firm Continues to Sustain an Accelerated Pace of Growth

CHICAGO, Illinois (August 1, 2017)—Brilliant™, an award-winning search, staffing and management resources firm specializing in accounting, finance and information technology, was ranked the No. 19 fastest-growing staffing firm in the United States by Staffing Industry Analysts.

The annual list of fastest-growing U.S. staffing firms included 110 firms with compound annual growth in revenue from 2012 through 2016 of at least 15 percent. The average compound annual growth rate (CAGR) for the full list was 28.2 percent. Brilliant’s CAGR was 48.8 percent.

This is the third consecutive year that Brilliant was named on the list. In 2015, Brilliant ranked No. 2. Last year, Brilliant ranked No. 16.

“It’s a privilege to be named one of the fastest-growing staffing firms in America three years in a row. Our success is attributed to having the right people, the right processes and the right culture,” says Brilliant CEO Jim Wong, CPA (Inactive). “Our culture is driven by our company’s mission to make people’s lives better. We strive to achieve this every day—that’s the Brilliant way.”

The list is based on staffing revenue, which included temporary staffing revenue, direct hire, retained search and temp-to-perm conversion fees.

For more information, visit the Staffing Industry Analysts website.

About Brilliant™ | Connecting People and Opportunities
Brilliant is an award-winning search, staffing and management resources firm specializing in accounting, finance and information technology for the greater Chicago and south Florida labor markets. The firm represents high-quality accounting, finance and information technology talent and matches them with hiring companies throughout various industries including manufacturing, distribution, health care, professional services, retail, legal, technology, real estate, nonprofit organizations, software and hospitality, among others. Many of Brilliant’s team members include former hiring managers, and accounting and finance professionals from the Big 4 accounting firms, as we0ll as other leading professionals in the industry. Since its inception in 2009, Brilliant has been recognized on many prestigious lists including being ranked No. 6 on Forbes’ 2017 America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms and No. 25 on Forbes 2017 America’s Best Executive Recruiting Firms—not to mention Crain’s Chicago Business Fast 50 for three straight years including No. 1 in 2015, Staffing Industry Analysts Fastest-Growing Staffing Firms in the United States for three straight years including No. 2 in 2015, Inavero’s Best of Staffing Talent for North America two years in a row, Inc. 5000 for three straight years, Best Places to Work South Florida, 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® for four straight years, and others. To learn more about Brilliant, visit, call 312.582.1800 or follow @BrilliantFS on social media.

Media Contact:
Laurie Canning, Brilliant,

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