May 11, 2021 — The Exceptional Women Awardees Foundation (EWA), announced today that after interviews with multiple candidates, Lisa Richards, VP of Market Expansion & Innovation with the Adecco Group US Professional Recruitment & Solutions has been selected as a 2021 Awardee.

"Lisa is known for her expertise in Professional direct hire and temporary staffing for Accounting and Finance professionals as well as Administrative, Executive Admin, Managerial, and Support Services," commented Larraine Segil, Founder Chair and CEO of EWA. "She personifies integrity, service, caring and leadership and those qualities make her a valued contributor to her community, her company and our network."

“We are delighted that Lisa has been selected to receive this honor,” added Laurie Chamberlin, President of the Adecco Group US Professional Recruitment & Solutions. Her talent, authenticity and commitment to customer centricity make Lisa an exceptional leader. We look forward to her continued success as she joins this network of outstanding women leaders.”

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