brings over twenty-seven years of expertise in top production,
personnel services firm ownership, and industry training. His
reputation for training excellence has placed him, repeatedly,
as a guest speaker for the National Association of Personnel
Services. Doug currently works with many state level associations
as a featured trainer and speaker at several state conferences.
He is a business consultant to many franchised and independent
personnel services firms.
Doug is owner and president of The Douglas Howard Group, a
personnel and training services company. Doug works a “desk” every
day and he is uniquely qualified as a personnel services industry
trainer. Many of his clients have put their net worth ON THE
LINE to succeed in the personnel services industry and did as
a result of his training and guidance.
Doug previously held the position of Vice-President of Training
and Development for SRA International, Inc. for ten years and
was responsible for the establishment and success of hundreds
of personnel services firms and their staff members. Prior, Doug
was owner and president of a successful contingency, temporary
and retained personnel services firm for ten years in Dayton,
Ohio. He gained his early placement experience as a personnel
services consultant in an independent firm.
Doug’s professional experience started as an officer in
Strategic Air Command. He was assigned to several B-52 bomber
units throughout the continental U.S. and Pacific regions. Doug
has a Bachelor's degree in Comprehensive Training and Education.
Doug has held the title of CPC; certified personnel consultant
(NAPS) since 1981 and is included in several Marquis’ Who’s