Placement Snapshots

a j. kent photo album of success stories

Since 1979, J. Kent has provided exceptional talent to top-tier Denver Employers in our areas of Expertise. We have found that every personal career journey is unique and remarkable. J. Kent’s Placement Snapshots are stories of our Candidates’ professional pursuits to find fulfillment, growth, and opportunity in their chosen careers. We thank these Candidates for allowing us to be a part of their journey, and wish to celebrate their success by showcasing them here.

Real Estate Controller Hired by Denver Financial Service Co. After 1 Year Search


Real Estate Controller - International Portfolio Management

International Investment Management Firm Fills Position After a 1 Year Search Our discerning, entrepreneurial investment management client that invests in Wall Street, real estate and philanthropy stayed a committed 1 year course to find the right talent to add to…

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A Perfect Match


Executive Assistant

Our client, a world renowned hotel, had been searching for 3 months on their own for an Executive Assistant. This was a very difficult search and the client had struggled to find the right individual for this very unique position.…

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Settling Down in Denver


Business Development Specialist

Trevor graduated from a private liberal arts college in Oregon in 2007 and with degree in hand Trevor went to work for a national insurance company. In January 2010, Trevor took a promotion with his employer, and began to travel…

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Reaching Out for a Resource


Grants Coordinator

Erica, a Denver native, graduated from CSU in 2005 with a degree in History. With her adventuresome spirit, Erica moved to Tampa, FL right after graduation and quickly found a position with a nonprofit organization as an administrative assistant. Fast…

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Denver Insurance Brokerage Agency Hires After 6 Month Unsuccessful Search


Account Manager Assistant

We LOVE the challenge of working with discerning Employers who will only hire the best (maybe because we’re the same way!). This independent, Denver based commercial insurance brokerage had been struggling for 6 months to find an Account Manager Assistant…

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Right Place at the Right Time


Jr. Accountant

Tyler registered with J. Kent Staffing on 3/10/11, frustrated with how his job search was going and needing help. Having moved to Denver 4 months earlier, he worked selling insurance for 3 months before realizing that door-to-door sales wasn’t his…

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The Inside Track!



We had Katie working on a 2 month project internally at our offices at J. Kent Staffing, so had the opportunity to witness first-hand her great attitude and work ethic. So, when our Client, a Denver based Oil & Gas…

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Growing Nonprofit Adds Business Manager


Business Manager

When companies start growing, owners often get stretched in many different directions and start spending much of their time on operations and less time on those efforts necessary to foster continued growth. Our client, a Denver based nonprofit firm focused…

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Keeping Your Connections


Executive Assistant

Jennifer had initially interviewed with J. Kent Staffing in November, 2008, but ended up finding a job on her own. In October, 2010 however, Jennifer was back on the job hunt. She reached out to the recruiter that she had…

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Executive Assistant Successfully Re-Enters Workforce After 12 Years


Executive Assistant

Addy found herself needing to reenter the workforce due to life changing events in November, 2009. It was a very tough job market and therefore Addy ended up taking a retail position. While she loved the customer interaction, the hours…

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