Founder & CEO, LaSalle Network
Tom Gimbel is the founder and CEO of LaSalle Network, a national staffing, recruiting and culture firm headquartered in Chicago. LaSalle has been named to the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing companies for 12 years, Fortune’s “Best Companies to Work for in Chicago” and “Best Medium Workplaces,”, Forbes’ “Best Professional Recruiting Firms,” Inc. Magazine’s “Best Workplaces” list, and Crain's Chicago Business' "Best Places to Work in Chicago" for 6 years. With over 25 years of industry experience, Tom is an expert on sales, hiring, corporate culture and management/leadership, contributing to Inc., Fast Company and The Wall Street Journal. He also appears frequently on CNBC and in The New York Times, Fortune, Crain’s Chicago Business, among others. Tom is on the Board of Directors of Start Early, the American Staffing Association and Lurie Children’s Hospital Foundation. He also has been an active member of Young Presidents’ Organization for the last 10 years as well as of the Economic Club of Chicago.