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SolomonEdwards is a national professional services firm focused on strategy execution. Across our family of brands, we focus on providing exceptional people for complex situations.

About SolomonEdwards

SolomonEdwards is a national professional services firm focused on strategy execution. By providing exceptional people for complex situations, we deliver subject matter expertise, apply proven project delivery models, and design custom solutions. We focus in the areas of Accounting & Finance, Business Transformation, Governance & Regulatory Compliance, Transaction & Regulatory Advisory Services, and Turnaround & Restructuring Services.

About M Squared Consulting

For over 30 years, Bay Area-based M Squared Consulting has served as the leading provider of project leaders and subject matter experts for managing and implementing business critical initiatives. With SolomonEdwards’ acquisition in 2013, M Squared brought long-lasting client relationships, and a long-standing focus on program and project management, business process optimization, change management, and communications to the SolomonEdwards brand.

Today, our west coast team continues to help companies, their leaders and managers play a more prominent and proactive role as facilitators of organizational business transformation strategy, assisting teams as they tackle business and financial challenges with a focus on improving the efficiency and efficacy of operations.

For more information, visit www.msquared.com.

About OpenGate Consulting, Inc.

OpenGate Consulting, Inc.is a Salesforce.com platform consulting company. We take businesses to the next level of performance, helping clients scale their businesses, while leveraging the Salesforce platform. We engage with business executives to transform their organizations digitally, while focusing on delivering scalable and outcome-oriented solutions. Our team is a mix of management consultants, architects, developers, and analysts. We bring decades of large consulting, industry, and technology background experience to solve our client challenges and take advantage of their market opportunities.

Please visit www.opengate.com for more information.

About QUAD

Founded in 2001, QUAD specializes in contract and direct hire recruiting for Accounting & Finance, Human Resources & Administrative, Sales & Marketing, Information Technology, Enterprise Resource Planning, Engineering & Manufacturing, and Insurance. QUAD was recognized in 2018 as one of the top recruiting firms in the Philadelphia area and a two-time winner of the Philadelphia 100. At the time of acquisition, QUAD had the largest tenured recruiting staff in the Philadelphia region with 75 team members, including a team of interim professionals on assignment, search consultants, and a temp services sales team in Pennsylvania and New Jersey office.

QUAD is SolomonEdwards’ division serving as the brand for our Direct Hire and Interim Staffing services in the Mid-Atlantic Region.

For more information, visit www.QUAD656.com.

About 29Bison

29Bison isa human capital advisor for the investment community, performing due diligence, value optimization and pre- and post-transaction services. We combine data-driven inquiry with a strengths-based, people-centric approach – resulting in appreciating [human] capital. For more information, please visit www.29bison.com.

History of Success


Founded by Ed Baumstein: Wayne, PA and Atlanta offices


#1 Philadelphia fastest growing company


Opened Washington, DC office


• Opened Chicago office • Finalist EY Entrepreneur of the Year


Opened NYC office


Opened Houston office


• National Banking Practice founded • Moved toward a project consultant model over A&F recruiting


Began a strategic alliance with Ernst & Young


Acquired Virtus Consulting, DC market leadership


Acquired M Squared Consulting, coast-to-coast footprint


Acquired QUAD656 Staffing, a leading staffing company in the Delaware Valley


• Expanded market presence to Central US region • Expanded Mortgage Practice nationally


Renovus Capital Investment


• OpenGate acquisition • 29Bison acquisition