Addison Search Acquires Houston-based Perspective Solutions Group

October 2007

Addison Search, LLC acquired Houston-based Perspective Solutions Group, LLC, a specialist in information technology staffing, on October 26, 2007. Prior to its acquisition by Addison, Perspective Solutions Group was a privately held company owned by Andrew West and Jamie Burchell.

The transaction will expand the scope of services and continue the growth of Addison, which was established in 1999. Addison has been recognized as one of the fastest growing private staffing companies in the US (ranked #7) by Staffing Industry Report and one of the "Fast 50" rapidly growing Chicago-based companies (ranked #13) by Crain's Chicago Business.

Perspective Solutions Group brings expertise in serving the information technology staffing needs of the Houston metro area. Jamie Burchell and Andrew West, the two principal owners of Perspective Solutions Group, will continue to run the day-to-day operations after the combination with Addison, joined by the 8 person Addison Houston IT team. Both Andrew and Jamie have over 35 years of combined experience in the IT staffing industry.

About Addison Professional Search

Addison Professional Search is a specialized staffing firm that provides highly qualified personnel, on both a temporary project and permanent placement basis, primarily in the areas of finance and accounting, information technology and clerical services. Addison serves a diverse client base of mid-sized business as well as Fortune 500 companies. Addison was founded in 1999 and has offices in downtown and suburban Chicago, Boston, Houston and Dallas. Additional information is available on the firm's web site at