Calgary, Alberta – November 15, 2022 – S.i. Systems, a staffing firm which serves more than a dozen industries with the most in-demand IT specialties, today announced that its President, Leonie Tyler, was named to the 2022 Global Power 150 Women in Staffing list by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA). Under Leonie’s operational leadership, S.i. Systems became Canada’s largest IT staffing company, doubling its size in the last four years and achieving 10% CAGR.
“I have found that the best way to drive business growth is to create an exceptional experience for our clients and our own team,” said Leonie Tyler, President of S.i. Systems. “As a leader, I value authentic relationships, trust, and open communication. That foundation has served me well as I’ve grown professionally alongside S.i. Systems’ own incredible growth story. It’s an honor to stand among other women in staffing committed to changing their companies for the better.”
Leonie is at her best when designing and implementing programs that create a world-class business environment. Since becoming president, Leonie has driven a 50% increase in employee retention, developed a hybrid work policy, launched a corporate diversity committee, and expanded the volunteer time off (VTO) program.
“Since joining S.i. Systems in 2015, Leonie’s effortless leadership, impressive industry expertise, and unwavering commitment has had a tremendous impact on our entire organization,” said Derek Bullen, Chief Executive Officer of S.i. Systems. “The board and I saw Leonie as a natural fit to lead us through our next stage of growth, and it’s been exciting to see her thrive in that role.”
In addition to driving significant business results, Leonie is described by colleagues as having brought “heart and connectivity to the team”. She is known for being a compassionate and empathetic leader and for her signature mindfulness practice at the start of each meeting.
“These forward-thinking women have turned challenges into springboards to success. From heading up impactful organizations to steering essential projects to fine-tuning the hybrid model, they have led with grace and empathy,” said Subadhra Sriram, SIA’s editor and publisher, media products. “Congratulations to this year’s honorees who are navigating, adapting and innovating in this new world of work. The remarkable women gracing our 2022 Global Power 150 list exemplify strength and leadership in the staffing industry.”
SIA is the global advisor on staffing and workforce solutions, and its annual Global Power 150 list recognizes the most influential women in the staffing industry throughout the Americas and internationally. See the full 2022 Global Power 150 Women in Staffing list here.
About S.i. Systems
Founded in 1994, S.i. Systems leverages its robust database of IT professionals to quickly and professionally identify qualified candidates to fill critical positions in everything from entry-level technical support to senior leadership roles. The company, which serves more than a dozen industries with the most in-demand IT specialties, has a 99.23% success rate in matching candidates to contract and permanent assignments with more than 12,000 placements annually.