President of HireGenics
Barry possesses more than thirty years of experience and innovation in the Workforce Management industry having joined Computer Horizons Corp. (CHC) in 1979. During his career with CHC, he was responsible for new ventures including Chimes, Inc. which was a wholly owned subsidiary of CHC.
As Founder and President of Chimes, his knowledge of Workforce Management and “Supply Chain Management” combined with an innovative approach to Quality driven process improvements generated value for the shareholders while delivering leverage and controls for the world’s largest Enterprise Customers.
He was responsible for the Chimes vision, building the team and creating distribution to allow the brand to become the leader in the Vendor Management space. His vision aided customers in their effort to de-risk the enterprise through rigorous compliance. He developed procedures designed to mitigate risk associated with the utilization of independent contractors, co-employment issues associated with Indirect labor, and the application of the Federal Fair Labor Standards Act.
Barry is a recognized speaker and panel member within the Workforce Management and Staffing Industry. His ideas have served as a catalyst for positive change related to Supply Chain Management and quality based process improvement in the Human Capital Industry.
Barry Olson holds a Bachelors Degree in Mathematics from Concordia University-Chicago.