Southport, CT [March 4, 2015] Mackey & Guasco Staffing LLC is pleased to announce the promotion of Rima Jacobellis to Director of Research.  Rima joined Mackey & Guasco in 2010 with 10 years prior experience in Corporate Human Resources. She most recently worked as the Manager of Research, utilizing her experience in the Staffing Industry to source and match candidates with Corporations seeking the area’s top talent. Rima will continue to focus on executing Recruiter searches on behalf of the firm’s Corporate Clients.

Rima attended City University of New York-Herbert H. Lehman College.

“With her extensive background in Corporate Human Resources – Rima offers valuable insight and can quickly develop the appropriate strategy for surfacing strong candidates to match the needs of our Clients,” said Lu Guasco, Partner of Mackey & Guasco Staffing. “She can talk the talk because she’s walked the walk.”

Founded by Maureen Mackey and Luisa Guasco in 2002, Mackey and Guasco Staffing ( is a trusted Direct-Hire and Temporary Recruiting Firm who uses a consultative approach to build long-standing positive relationships. The firm services a diverse group of clients in a variety of industries ranging in size from two employees to over 5,000 throughout Connecticut and the NYC Tri-State area.

Mackey & Guasco Staffing is located at 2425 Post Road, Suite 206, Southport, CT 06890 and can be reached at (203) 655-1166.

For additional information about this release, please contact Jennifer Gerwien at: 203-655-1166 Ext. 100 or