29Jun, 2017

We are happy to announce that Ascendo Resources has obtained the State of Florida Minority Business Certification

Issued by the Office of Supplier Diversity – Florida Department of Management Services.

 

23Jun, 2017

Ascendo’s Managing Partner, Gustavo Peña gets a full page Executive Profile on the South Florida Business

“Whatever you put your mind to, be the best at it”… Peña attributes his success to his dad’s advice.

 

16Jun, 2017

The South Florida Business Journal interviews our Managing Partner, Gustavo Pena on Philanthropy at their CEO Roundtable

At Coral Gables-based skilled staffing and consulting firm Ascendo Resources, the company selects a “champion” to lead the charitable endeavor on their own, then talks with division leaders about the charities that would ultimately make […]

7Jun, 2017

Our Managing Partner, Gustavo Peña was featured in a South Florida Business Journal article on the highest earning professionals in South Florida

Peña’s firm specializes in finance, accounting, IT and HR placements. Some of those jobs were among the highest-paid in South Florida in 2016, according to ACBJ data.

 

20Mar, 2017

Ascendo Partner, Matthew Deering published an article on the South Florida Business Journal

Why you should not accept your current employer’s counter offer.
With the professional job market more competitive in 2017, companies are scrambling to keep their top talent. Unfortunately, many companies wait until it’s too late to […]

19Feb, 2017

Ascendo makes the South Florida Business Journal’s 2017 List for Best Places to Work.

We are a wolfpack that works hard and plays hard!

 

 

 

17Feb, 2017

We did it again! Ascendo ranks #7 on the list of Top Temporary Personnel & Staffing Agencies in South Florida.

This is proof of our consistent growth in the industry.

 

 

16Sep, 2016

Once again Ascendo Resources makes the Florida Fast 100 list which annually highlights the state’s fastest growing businesses.

 

1Sep, 2016

We are proud to announce that we have made South Florida Business Journal’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies for 2016.

CONGRATS to our hard working team!

 

 

31Aug, 2016

We were #1087 on The 2016 List of Fastest Growing Companies in The U.S.

For the 4th year in a row, Ascendo Resources made the INC 500/5000 list. Great team effort!! We look forward to continuing the growth…

 

 

20Jul, 2016

Ascendo Ranks #86 in Top 100 Private Companies

On July 8th, 2016, the South Florida Business Journal released their annual list of Top 100 Private Companies in South Florida. Ascendo Resources is proudly ranked #86 this year with a revenue of $26.5 million. […]

14Jun, 2016

Managing Partner, Gus Peña, is featured on SFBJ’s Easing Gridlock Panel Discussion: Addressing Transportation Woes in the Workplace

In the month of February, Ascendo’s Managing Partner, Gus Peña, was invited to speak at the South Florida Business Journal’s Panel Discussion Easing Gridlock, which focused on address the woes of transportation in the workplace. […]

15Apr, 2016

Ascendo Ranks #3 in Top Executive Search Firms

On April 15th, 2016, the South Florida Business Journal released their annual list of Top Executive Search Firms in South Florida. Ascendo Resources is proudly ranked #3 this year with a revenue of $26.5 million. […]

26Feb, 2016

Ascendo Ranks #6 in Top Temporary Personnel & Staffing Agencies

This Friday, the South Florida Business Journal released their list of Top Temporary Personnel and Staffing Agencies. Ascendo Resources ranked #6 this year, moving up from its previous rankings of #9 in 2015 and #11 […]

1Dec, 2015

Job Seekers Need to be on Social Media

18Nov, 2015

Ascendo Wins Outstanding Minority Owned Business

Ascendo Wins the Outstanding Minority-Owned Business Award from the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce, part of the prestigious Diamond Awards!

30Sep, 2015

Ascendo Ranks #8 on Charlotte Business Journal list for “Largest Area Contingency Executive Search Firms”

21Sep, 2015

Ascendo Ranks #24 Florida Fastest Growing Company

Ranked by 2015 billings by the South Florida Business Journal.

21Aug, 2015

Ascendo ranks #5 Fastest Growing Company

Ranked by 2015 billings by the South Florida Business Journal.

1Aug, 2015

Ascendo Resources Ranked #1005 in INC5000

Ascendo Resources has made it on the INC. list yet again! This year, Ascendo ranked #1005 with a 436% growth in the past three years. Additionally, Ascendo was recognized as the #19 Top Human Resources […]

1Apr, 2015

Ascendo Resources Ranks #4 on Executive Search Firm List

Executive search: It’s all about people.

On April 1st, 2015, the South Florida Business Journal ranked Ascendo Resources as the #4 Top Executive Search Firm in South Florida.

10Feb, 2015

Ascendo made the Top 10 Temporary Personnel and Staffing Agencies List

Ranked by 2014 billings by the South Florida Business Journal.

14Nov, 2014

Charlotte Observer on Ascendo’s new office move

Staffing firm says banking biz growth created need for bigger offices
By Deon Roberts

Staffing company Ascendo Resources has relocated its Charlotte operation to a larger office, a move the company says was largely driven by growth in […]

22Oct, 2014

Ascendo quoted in CMSWire.com

How to Source and Interview Information Technology Managers
By John Rossheim

Are you looking to hire a information technology manager?

These recruiter tips will help you source and interview the IT talent you need.

How to Source Information Technology Managers:

Given their […]

10Oct, 2014

Ascendo gives Monster.com advise on How to Hire Right the First Time

How to Improve Staffing Results: An Agency Perspective
By John Rossheim

What do staffing agencies want from their clients? A little respect, sure. But what the best firms want most of all is more effective relationships with their […]

30Sep, 2014

Ascendo quoted in Monster.com on how to source candidates

How to Source and Interview Information Technology Managers
By John Rossheim

Are you looking to hire a information technology manager?

These recruiter tips will help you source and interview the IT talent you need.

How to Source Information Technology Managers:

Given their […]

5Sep, 2014

Ascendo quoted in The Wall Street Journal, Careers section

At Work: Cutting Down on Résumé Liars
By Melissa Korn

Résumé liars, beware: your days may be numbered.

When a top spokesman for Wal-Mart Stores Inc. WMT -0.55% resigned earlier this month after the company discovered he had […]

25Aug, 2014

Ascendo quoted in Counselor Magazine

Download the PDF of the magazine to view the story.

12Aug, 2014

Ascendo quoted in Dice.com article

Opportunities Expand for Program Managers
By Myra Thomas

As more companies look to better manage costs and align strategy across multiple tech projects, the role of program manager is gaining notice and becoming better-defined. And for some […]

1Jun, 2014

Ascendo mentioned in Monster.com article

How to Improve Staffing Results: An Agency Perspective
By John Rossheim

What do staffing agencies want from their clients? A little respect, sure. But what the best firms want most of all is more effective relationships with their […]

15May, 2014

Ascendo on 5 Ways to Reduce Turnover

How to Source and Interview Information Technology Managers
by Nicole Fallon, Business News Daily Assistant Editor

Filling an open position in your organization is a lot like dating: Once you find the right match, you want to […]

12May, 2014

Miami Herald: Ascendo’s Gus Pena helps employers understand how to avoid a bad hire

Gus Pena’s op-ed in the Miami Herald titled, “How to find the best talent for long term success.”

2May, 2014

Ascendo Resources quoted in Bloomberg Businessweek

How to Hire Right the First Time
By Karen E. Klein

Question: We plan to hire several employees this year. How can we get good people the first time around so we can save time and money […]

29Apr, 2014

Ascendo Resources Receives Top Honors at Feeding South Florida’s Hunger Games Awards Gala

Ascendo Resources, an award-winning executive sourcing firm, was recently named the “Ultimate Hunger Champion” at Feeding South Florida’s™ first annual Hunger Games Gala.

The event honored participants of the “Hunger Games,” Feeding South Florida’s series of […]

10Apr, 2014

Ascendo featured in NCASP Magazine

Interview with Rick Ferretti by Rita Bottoms

20Sep, 2013

Ascendo in CEO CFO Magazine Interview

BIO: Eugene Holzer is a CPA, MBA with many years of accounting, financial and staffing industry expertise. Prior to co-founding Ascendo Resources, Gene had worked for two international staffing firms, in the South Florida area. […]

15May, 2013

Ascendo quoted in South Florida Business Journal: Advice from CEOs Article

Fastest-growing companies: Advice from CEOs – Part 1
By Gilberto Medina

The Business Journal asked some of the top executives of the region’s fastest-growing companies: What is your best advice for quickly growing a business in South Florida? […]

5Mar, 2013

Ascendo quoted in South Florida Business Journal article

Hugo Chavez’s death draws quick reaction in South Florida
By South Florida Business Journal

Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez has died after a lengthy battle with cancer, the Venezuelan government announced. He was 58.

His death resonates in South […]

7Dec, 2012

Regulators get tougher on BSA/anti-money laundering enforcement Ascendo quoted in South Florida Business Journal

By Brian Bandell

Regulators are targeting banks for Bank Secrecy Act and anti-money laundering violations more aggressively than ever, and account holders can expect more questions from their financial institutions.

The enforcement actions announced Nov. 30 against […]