Meet our New Team Members!

Laura DeStefanis has joined Staffworks, Inc. as the organization’s first brand manager. This new position will plan and direct marketing efforts to increase visibility, growth and profitability. DeStefanis has more than 20 years of marketing and public relations experience in both the non-profit and corporate sectors. Most recently, she was a regional manager of public relations/special events for Boscov’s. DeStefanis earned a bachelor’s degree in public relations/journalism from Utica College.

Nikki Jon Guiliano has rejoined Staffworks, Inc. as a business development manager. Guiliano will be responsible for prospecting and securing business growth within the Syracuse market. She was previously a client manager for Staffworks’ Rome branch. Prior to rejoining Staffworks, Guiliano was a physician acquisition specialist for Mohawk Valley Health System. She holds a FASPR Certificate, Fellow Associate of Staff Physician Recruiters, and earned a bachelor’s degree in history from Syracuse University.

Tim Corelli has joined Staffworks, Inc. as the professional division manager. Corelli will oversee the professional recruitment staff and develop creative strategies to meet hiring goals. He has more than 20 years of senior and mid-level human resource management experience that includes supervising large regional recruiting teams. Most recently, Corelli was the human resource manager for Lowes Home Improvement. Prior to joining Lowes, he was the senior instructor/manager of the Navy Orientation Recruiting Unit in Pensacola, FL.  Corelli earned a bachelor’s degree in business management and economics from Empire State University.

Andrea Pattington joins Staffworks, Inc. as the organization’s first video interviewer. This new position will focus on conducting interviews via online media to enhance the quality of hire. Pattington previously worked as human resource assistant for Varflex Corporation. She holds a bachelor’s degree in communication from The College at Brockport and is working to obtain a certificate in human resource management from LeMoyne College.

Matthew Owens joins Staffworks, Inc. as the Cortland branch manager. In this position, he will oversee branch office operations and assist in new business development. Owens has more than 12 years of staffing industry experience with a focus on recruiting, employee relations, training and development. Most recently, he was client program supervisor/lead recruiter for Adecco Staffing. Owens earned a bachelor’s degree in history from State University of New York at Cortland and obtained his Professional of Human Resource Certification (PHR) in April.