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.

2020 CSU-Pueblo Graduate Starts Communications Coordinator Job in Denver


Communications Coordinator

Joshua grew up in Rocky Ford, Colorado – a small town east of Pueblo well known for agriculture and producing some of the state’s best melons! He was raised with a strong work ethic and got his start in journalism…

Read More

Soft Skills and Cultural Match Prevail in Office/Operations Manager Hire


Office/Operations Manager

For a small business, it’s always difficult to replace a key manager who has been with the company for many years and knows the business inside and out. J. Kent Staffing has worked with our client, a manufacturers’ representative for…

Read More

Temporary Job Gives Database Coordinator Foot-In-The-Door Opportunity at Denver Nonprofit


Database Coordinator

It happens often. Companies have an immediate opening that they need help with, but also need time to conduct a thorough search in order to identify the right, full-time employee. In this situation, we recommend two simultaneous approaches – both…

Read More

J. Kent Candidate Lands Temp-to-Hire Role After COVID-19 Layoff


Receptionist/Administrative Assistant

Kyla contacted J. Kent Staffing when her job as Front Desk Associate at a hotel had been cut due to COVID-19. A Colorado native with a bachelor’s degree in Communications from Colorado Christian University, Kyla was eager to find work…

Read More

Promotion Leads to Second J. Kent Placement with Property Management Firm


Administrative Assistant – Property Management

In June, 2019, we placed a Temp-to-Hire Administrative Assistant at a Denver condominium complex managed by a Dallas-based property management company. Since then, the company has continued to build their portfolio of properties in the Denver metro area. Due to…

Read More

J. Kent Temp Covers Two Maternity Leaves at the Same Nonprofit – 4 Years Apart!


Operations Specialist

Laura originally connected with J. Kent Staffing in 2015. After earning her BA in Speech & Hearing Science from The George Washington University and conducting research in the field for several years, she decided to pursue a different career path.…

Read More

Seasoned HR Director Finds Purpose at Denver Nonprofit


Human Resources Director

Without someone focused full-time on recruiting, finding the right candidate for a position can sometimes be a challenge. In smaller organizations, the person responsible for human resources is often tasked with heading up recruiting efforts, in addition to their many…

Read More

2001 J. Kent Placement Still Going Strong!


Office Manager & Accounting Supervisor

We all remember our first milestones in life, from buying our first car to landing our first job. Ask any Recruiter, and they will certainly remember their first placement. This is true of our President, Karen Booher, whose first recruiting…

Read More

Warehouse Manager Rehired and Promoted to Purchasing


Warehouse Manager (2009) > Purchasing (2015)

John first came to J. Kent Staffing in 2009 seeking new opportunities to further his career. 11 years later, and after exploring a different career, he’s now come full-circle back to the company we originally placed him with where he’s…

Read More

Full-Charge Bookkeeper Starts Temp-to-Hire Job Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic


Full-Charge Bookkeeper

With all the uncertainty going on in the world right now, it’s comforting to know that some companies are still looking to hire. When a company unexpectedly loses a key employee, they may need to make a hire immediately –…

Read More