2014-02-27 20:50:21 - John Paller, CEO of Lakeshore, has been announced as a 2014 recipient of Denver Business Journal’s prestigious “Forty Under 40”.
The honor salutes young, dynamic business leaders who are shaping Denver’s business community.
Paller, who has been in the recruiting industry for almost 15 years, co-founded Financial Recruiting Partners (aka PeoplePartners) in 2002 and acquired Lakeshore Staffing in 2009. In 2011, they underwent a rebranding effort which shortened the name of the combined companies to simply “Lakeshore”.
“I am proud to hear about John’s recognition,” stated Lakeshore’s Team Captain of Learning & Development, Joe Goodwin. “This is a culmination of a twelve year effort in building something special and to develop a culture that will change an entire industry. The ‘Forty under 40’ award is a testament to John’s passion and vision. It will certainly help propel Lakeshore into the future.”
is deeply committed to improving the lives of all people who visit their doors. For an industry with, what Paller refers to as, a “questionable reputation”, their culture is one that few people familiar with the industry have seen previously. “We’re in the people business. We are a company who genuinely cares about people and relationships,” says Paller, “To be a part of Lakeshore says that you share a passion for serving the success of people and adding value to them in powerful ways.”
“I am honored to work alongside John,” shared Lakeshore Denver’s Market Captain, Mary Clark. “His commitment to our Team, our Community and our Core Values is an inspiration to us all. This award is well-deserved.”
The complete “Forty Under 40” list can be viewed by clicking the link below. Winners will be honored at the annual luncheon held at the Sheraton Denver Downtown on March 21.