Colin Powell Biography

Colin Powell Biography 2017-12-14T10:41:35+00:00
Colin Powell
Colin PowellManaging Director
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Upon graduating from The Ohio State University, Colin started his career in public accounting and became an Audit Manager with Deloitte & Touche, LLP (Deloitte) before advancing in to the corporate accounting world.  While in public accounting, Colin gained exposure to both publicly held companies and middle market organizations.  He advanced his career outside of public accounting to serve as the Interim Director of Finance for Ansaldo STS before heading up the External Reporting Department for Westinghouse.  Through his own personal career advancement decisions and from experiencing firsthand how difficult it can be to identify top talent to fulfill the diverse staffing needs within the organizations he worked, Colin developed a passion to help organizations in their talent acquisition needs and professionals in their career advancement at which point he made the decision to focus his career on fulfilling this passion.

Colin possesses experience working with a wide range of clients from Fortune 500 companies to smaller privately held organizations in providing solutions for interim staffing, consulting, and permanent hire needs.  His deep rooted professional network within the Pittsburgh region is attributable to his strong ties to the Pittsburgh region growing up in Mount Lebanon, working for a Big 4 public accounting firm, and working in corporate accounting and finance for large publicly traded companies all in Pittsburgh.

Colin prides himself on a genuine passion for helping ensure that organizations have access to the top talent in Pittsburgh region for their interim staffing, consulting, and permanent hire needs along with helping such professionals make the right decisions for their career aspirations.