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Quarterly Highlights - January - March 2024


Power Outage - 3/11/24


Employee Spotlight - February 2024

Erin has been such a wonderful addition to our team. She is a highly skilled and committed recruiter, but also handles payroll, IT issues and a whole host of other operational duties. What a versatile and generous contributor. We are so grateful for all that she does. Thank you, Erin!

Quarterly Highlights - October - December 2023

Quarterly Highlights - July - September 2023

Employee Spotlight - August 2023

Our employee spotlight this quarter is Collin Ellis! Collin is one of the newer members of our Recruiting team, and what a fantastic addition he has been. He brings a new perspective, new ideas and tremendous skill. We are so grateful that he has joined us.

Quarterly Highlights - April - June 2023

Employee Spotlight - May 2023

Our Employee Spotlight this quarter is Tori Giles! Tori has a way of brightening the day of any person she meets. We are so grateful to have her on the FSP team!

Quarterly Highlights - January- March 2023

Employee Spotlight - February 2023

Angela Pandiscia is a star. In addition to being a superb recruiter and mentor, Angela has been absolutely essential to our efforts to revamp and enhance our social media and marketing techniques. She brings all that she has every day, and we are enormously grateful for her efforts and her excellence.

Quarterly Highlights - October - December 2022


Quarterly Highlights - July - September 2022


Rod Frankel Featured on WRAL TechWire

Our own Rod Frankel is featured in this week's WRAL TechWire. Please take a moment to read about his observations on the current job and hiring markets...


Employee Spotlight

This month, we would like to introduce the newest member of our team…Francesca Haniquet.

Francesca brings considerable experience in building relationships and will be joining our outstanding Business Development team. We know Francesca is always willing to go the extra mile to make a big impact. We are confident that our clients will enjoy working with her and we are excited to welcome her to our team!

Quarterly Highlights - April - June 2022


Rod Frankel Featured on WRAL TechWire

Our own Rod Frankel was featured on WRAL TechWire yesterday in a story by reporter Matt Talhelm regarding the Triangle job market. Did you see him? While the market, in general, is slowing down, we are very fortunate to work with emerging businesses who are still continuing to hire many new employees. There is no slowdown in our office!

You can view the entire segment here


Employee Spotlight

This quarter, we are proud to feature Kristen Hancock in our FSP Employee Spotlight. She is our Manager of Client Operations and has been with us for more than 13 years. Kristen is an insightful and skilled team player, who is always willing to pitch in where needed. She is smart, funny, and incredibly hardworking. We are very lucky to have her on our team!


FSP Sponsors Morrisville Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting

Frankel Staffing Partners sponsored the Morrisville Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Meeting on May 5, 2022. Everyone enjoyed gathering with other businesses and community leaders to celebrate the Chamber’s accomplishments in 2021 and to look ahead at its future plans.


Quarterly Highlights - January - March 2022

Employee Spotlight

Zipporah Foster is such a great Frankel Staffing Partners team member. She is always ready to help (and always with a friendly smile). Over the last two years, she has been an example of reliability and compassion with an incredible work ethic. Her professionalism and customer-first mentality have made her a huge success in her role. Zipporah is an absolute gem.  We can’t imagine this place without her, and certainly wouldn’t want to…


Employee Spotlight

As the first contact in many of Frankel Staffing Partners business transactions, Josh Jones ensures that our staffing processes begin on a solid foundation. He is an incredible contributor to the team and a champion of our people and our brand.  He has brought fresh ideas and savvy skills, revolutionizing how we approach our marketing and business development efforts. It’s been just 3 short years, but it feels like he has been here forever!


Employee Spotlight
Jessica Lyon recently celebrated her 15th year with Frankel Staffing Partners. With a smile on her face, she’s always ready to lend a helping hand or give an encouraging word. She is an amazingly skilled recruiter and such an important part of our team; she continues to be an example of hard work and perseverance!  


Employee Spotlight
Kressa Sieren has been with Frankel Staffing Partners for 18 years. A wealth of staffing knowledge, she is always willing to help and guide others. She is a true ray of sunshine and is never without a smile! We appreciate your leadership and all of your hard work.


MCOC Holiday Reception 2020

Frankel Staffing Partners was a proud sponsor of the Morrisville Chamber of Commerce Holiday Reception. Rod Frankel, our President and the MCOC Board Chair, also served as Santa for the day!

The reception was a virtual, fun-filled holiday networking event and celebrated another great year with local leaders and the business community!


Things Are Looking Up in Morrisville

Frankel Staffing Partners ​was a proud sponsor of the Virtual State of Morrisville meeting held this week where Morrisville Chamber of Commerce Board Chair Rod Frankel was one of several keynote speakers.

To watch the full video, click HERE.


Tee Time

Our own Sarah Moore volunteered at the Morrisville Chamber’s Annual Golf Classic at the Governor's Club. It was a great place to connect with some of the area's top business leaders.


Exciting News! Launch of Employee Perks Program!

Frankel Staffing Partners/People 2.0 is excited to announce the upcoming launch of People 2.0 Perks. All employees of Frankel Staffing Partners/People 2.0 will soon have exclusive access to thousands of amazing consumer discounts and rewards - deals on travel, restaurants, gym memberships, shopping, family care, car rentals, favorite local establishments, and much more

The People 2.0 Perks program is free of cost and available through an easy-to-use online marketplace that will be live on November 1, 2020 - just in time for the holiday season! Each month will offer fresh content and programs for employees to enjoy.

Check it out!


Community Service? Yes, Please! 

We were honored to be a part of the Morrisville Chamber of Commerce Day of Service Project.

Sarah Moore represented FSP boxing up lots of food with the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle for families in need via their Backpack Buddies Program.

Thank you to the Morrisville Chamber of Commerce for hosting such a great event so we could give back to our community.

For more information on how to get involved in projects like these, please reach out to Sarah Moore.


Virtual Is the New Normal 

Frankel Staffing Partners was proud to be a sponsor of the Annual Meeting of the Raleigh Chamber.

It was an excellent event highlighted by Dan Heath, the keynote speaker, and his insights into upstream thinking.

Congratulations to Brenda Gibson, the A.E. Finley Award recipient, and to all the Chamber staff and volunteers.


Promoting Diversity and Inclusion 

Our Business Development Team has been busy, busy, busy and we are proud to have been a part of two very important events! 

We were proud to sponsor and support the 2020 Diversity, Equity, and Inclusivity Conference. Thank you to the Raleigh Chamber and the Triangle DEI Alliance. 

We were also proud sponsors of Tru Pettigrew's appearance at the Morrisville Chamber of Commerce DEI Issues Forum. Tru spoke about “The Power of Inclusion” to those in attendance.


Frankel Staffing Partners is delighted to welcome two new members to our team.

Sarah Moore is an award-winning sales professional who most recently led Membership Development for the Morrisville Chamber of Commerce.  Prior, Sarah held various Sales and Marketing roles within the Telecom and Promotional Products industries.  Sarah will be joining our Business Development team and looks forward to engaging and partnering with our clients to deliver top-tier talent to meet their staffing needs.

Aliyana Stewart brings a BFA from Elon University and 5+ years of experience in Customer Service and Recruiting/Staffing roles.  Aliyana is a natural relationship builder who understands the importance of putting the customer first and ensuring we understand their goals, interests and challenges.  Aliyana looks forward to getting to know both our candidates and our clients and developing long-lasting matches for both.  Aliyana will be joining our Office Services team as a Staffing and Recruitment Coordinator.

Welcome, Sarah and Aliyana.  We are thrilled to have you join us and know you will be impactful and valued members of the FSP family.


FAQ’s for Employees: COVID-19

As we continue to stay up to date with the current situation and following recommendations from the Center of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), we’re sharing the following for our contract and temp-to-hire workers based on currently available information to answer some of your important questions.

For more information, please read: People 2.0 and COVID-19: Employee Frequently Asked Questions


Temporary Change to Our Hours

Due to the high volume of staff working remotely, please call the office prior to your arrival to ensure someone will be here to assist you (919.783.6300).

Our adjusted Office Hours during this time are Monday-Friday, 7:30am-5:30pm

Thank you very much for understanding.


Frankel Staffing Out and About in the Triangle 

Two of our own took the stage at the Morrisville Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting in February 2020.

Rod Frankel, President of Frankel Staffing Partners, began his term as Chair of the Morrisville Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. 

Josh Jones, Business Development Rep, presented the Small Business of the Year Award to the Athletic Lab. 

2020 is off to a great start!


We’re Moving --- But Not Too Far


After 25 years in our inaugural location, Frankel Staffing Partners will be moving our offices – just down the street.  Our new location will be 3724 National Drive, Suite 125.  We are excited about our new offices and hope you will come visit. 

All other contact information will remain the same.  If you have any questions at all, please reach us at 919-783-6300 or at

Thank you for your support over the past 25 years.   It’s greatly appreciated – The Team at Frankel Staffing Partners


Biotech is Booming in NC

While "tech" gets alot of publicity in our area, check out these stats of the $83.3B #lifescience economy:

• Pharmaceutical $56.4B / 132,507 jobs (#3 in US)

• R&D $13.7B / 75,232 jobs (#5 in US)

• Ag/Industrial Bio $7.3B/ 14,061 jobs

How can Frankel Staffing Partners help you?

More stats here:


David Hirsch and TSHRM Help Give Back!

We were proud to support David Hirsch and the Triangle Society for Human Resource Management in their drive to collect items for Note in the Pocket at their 3rd Annual Give Back event. Thanks for working to help clothe kids with dignity and love!


Rod Frankel Speaks at NCSU

Thanks to Global Luxury And Management (GLAM) - NC State University/SKEMA for welcoming our very own Rod Frankel to host a Multicultural Management workshop for graduate students at North Carolina State University in September. What a great event!


Frankel Staffing at NC Biotechnology Center

We thoroughly enjoyed participating in the North Carolina Biotechnology Center structured networking event in August. Lee Frankel had the opportunity to connect with many great candidates. We’re proud to support the growth and innovation of this great region.


More Raleigh News

Raleigh earned the #2 spot on Marketwatch's top 10 U.S. cities with the best growth, employment, and business opportunities. Fellow NC city Charlotte came in at number 8. Check out the full article here


Networking With Power

FSP’s President, Rod Frankel, will be presenting "Networking with Power" at the Raleigh Chamber of Commerce on January 16th! You can find additional information here.


Leading TSHRM's Build-a-Bear Event

FSP’s own David Hirsch helped to coordinate the 2nd Annual TSHRM Give Back event last night, providing Build-A-Bears to the Durham Fire Department. These bears will be out riding on fire trucks and ambulances throughout Durham County and will be donated to children in distress. We are proud to be part of this important mission.


Katie Anceravage joins Frankel Staffing Partners

Frankel Staffing Partners is excited to welcome Katie Anceravage to our team. Katie brings with her a diverse background that includes IT recruiting and extensive customer and client support experience. She complements this background with her outgoing spirit and positive energy! In her new role as a Staffing and Recruitment Specialist, Katie will work with candidates and clients to provide a variety of recruiting and staffing support within the Office Services division of our firm. We are thrilled to have her as the newest addition to our team. Welcome Katie!


FSP is expanding our team and excited to welcome Holly Avery. 

Holly graduated from Grove City College with a degree in Communications. She has a rich background in Recruiting --having worked with premier employers including Lockheed Martin, BASF, Boeing and others.  Holly will be a Recruiter in our Specialty division.  We look forward to both companies and candidates getting to know Holly.  We know she will be a wonderful addition to our team and an important resource for our clients.  Welcome Holly!


2017 Best Places to Work Awards

We had a great time celebrating another win at the TBJ’s Best Places to Work awards ceremony. Thanks to our amazing team, clients and candidates who all contributed to our success!


Welcome, Joy!

Frankel Staffing Partners is very pleased to welcome Joy Jackson to our Recruiting team. Joy graduated from North Carolina State University with a degree in Business Administration. If you have visited or called our office in the last few months, you were likely greeted by her bright, cheerful personality. Joy is a friendly, helpful, dedicated customer service professional and a wonderful addition to our team. We are delighted she has joined us and look forward to seeing her grow within our organization!


FSP named Best Places to Work

We are honored and excited to have been chosen by the TBJ as a "2017 Best Places to Work" award winner for the fourth year in a row. Thank you to our incredible clients, staff, and associates. Here's to another great year!


FSP's own Will Barfield will be a featured speaker at SalesJam 2.0, a half-day sales conference geared toward sales professionals and entrepreneurs.

Great job, Will!


Forbes Names Raleigh As One of the Easiest Cities to Find a Job 

Forbes Magazine ranked Raleigh as "One of the Easiest Cities to Find a Job Right Now." To get a sense of which large cities give job seekers the best chance of finding employment, Forbes looked to data from, a large job search platform that operates throughout the U.S. and internationally. The company provided them with numbers on which cities in the U.S. have the most job openings per capita. Click here to read more.


Welcome, Rosie!

Frankel Staffing Partners is excited to welcome our newest team member - Rosie Shore.  Rosie is a graduate of The North Carolina School of the Arts and Carnegie Mellon University.  She has several years of experience working in administrative and customer service settings and, as such, brings a strong client service background to her new position. Rosie is joining us as a Recruiting Assistant who also covers our front desk – feel free to say hi if you stop by the office.  We are thrilled to have her as the newest member of our team!


Frankel Staffing is recognized as a "Best Place to Work" for 2016

FSP is proud to have won the “Best Places to Work” award from Triangle Business Journal. Much of our team was able to celebrate together at the awards luncheon yesterday at the Raleigh Crabtree Marriott. Go team!



Welcome, Jordan!

FSP is thrilled to welcome Jordan Matthews to our team. Jordan is a Specialty Recruiter in our Professional Services division. She is a wonderful addition to our team and we are delighted she has joined us.


Identifying and Hiring Top Talent: Part I.

FSPs own Will Barfield was recently featured in a North Carolina 100 article. Click here to read more!


Rod Speaks Out in Triangle Business Journal Article

Rod Frankel was recently featured in a Triangle Business Journal article which highlights some of the coolest office spaces in the Triangle. Click here to read more!


Frankel Staffing Partners is thrilled to welcome Kelly Petersen to our team.

Kelly is a top grad from Appalachian State University who, after graduation, held increasingly responsible customer service roles in the hospitality industry.  In September, Kelly joined FSP as a “temp-to-hire” Recruiting Assistant.  She has been actively involved in Office Services and entry-level Sales Recruiting, and has been a wonderful addition and contributor.  We look forward to many more years together.  Welcome, Kelly!


Will Barfield selected to speak at local conference

FSP’s Will Barfield was the guest speaker yesterday at Career Pro Inc.’s weekly executive networking meeting.  Will addressed “The Business Relationship of Getting Hired” and engaged in open conversation with several local professionals in transition.

Will’s talk included tips on how to interact with recruiters, how to create fans among your collaborators and competitors, and how to build powerful, long lasting career relationships through networking.  Many thanks to John O’Connor for the invitation!


Will Barfield presents at Meredith College 

On Monday, October 12th, FSP's Will Barfield was the featured speaker at Meredith College's Student SHRM Chapter meeting.

The program, "Are the Generations Lost in Translation?  Communicating in the Workplace," addressed the universal rise in technology and its impact on interpersonal communication in present-day office environments.  Will had an open exchange with attending students about social media usage, texting, etc., and how those forms of communication affect multi-generational workplace dynamics and the formation of successful business relationships.  It was a timely and important topic, and we were thrilled to participate.
















Frankel Staffing is recognized as a "Best Place to Work" for 2015

Frankel Staffing Partners earns place in Triangle Business Journal’s Best Place to Work in the Triangle 2015.
We are thrilled to be honored again this year as one of the Best Places to Work in the Triangle. We owe this honor to our great staff, clients, and associates. Thank you for another great year!




















Welcome, Brandon!

Frankel Staffing Partners is thrilled to welcome Brandon Pingry to our Sales team.  Prior to arriving in Raleigh, Brandon worked as a media and advertising sales executive for a radio station in Sylacauga, Alabama.  Brandon enjoys being active in the community, so you can expect to see him around at area networking and fundraising events.  Brandon is also a big Alabama fan, so he far prefers “Roll Tide!” to “War Eagle!”  Please help us give a warm welcome to the newest addition of the Frankel Staffing Partners family.


Raleigh- Great for Job Seekers

Raleigh tops the charts again, having the best Job Market in the US!


Rod Frankel: Featured panelist at NCSU Presentation

The Alumni Society of NC State University’s Communications Department recently presented a program entitled “Before I’ll Hire You” for the students currently attending NC State.  The event featured a group of six panelists possessing a wealth of knowledge about the job search process.  Many of the students will soon be graduating and the tips, techniques, advice and suggestions from the panel were enthusiastically received by the audience.

Pictured in the accompanying photo (from left to right) are panelists: Chuck Norman – S&A Communications, Kelly Propst – Largemouth Communications, Olalah Njenga – YellowWood Group, Rod Frankel – Frankel Staffing Partners, Jessica Ekstrom – Headbands for Hope and Doug Warf – Carolina Hurricanes.


Welcome, Skylar!

Frankel Staffing Partners is thrilled to welcome Skylar Gosnell to our Recruiting team.  Skylar is a UNC-W grad who was originally introduced to the recruiting/staffing industry while working as an HR Coordinator at UNC-CH.  Skylar decided she enjoys HR and, to our good fortune, has joined our team.  Please help us give a warm welcome to the newest addition of the Frankel Staffing Partners family! 


2014 - Frankel Staffing Partners celebrates its 20th Anniversary!  We’re proud of this exciting and fulfilling journey, which has now spanned two decades.  Thanks to our many loyal clients, our top-notch candidates and our best-in-the-business staff for making this possible.  We look forward to serving the staffing needs of employers and employees for many years to come.


Young Professionals in HR premier event a success!

FSP’s David Hirsch, cofounder of the TSHRM Young HR Professionals group, was thrilled at the turnout for the premier event. A panel of three HR executives from some of the Triangle’s most respected companies led an informative Q & A session for a standing room only crowd of over 40 HR professionals. Contact David directly at if you’re interested in learning more about the group, or joining in on the fun. A full calendar of events is being planned for 2015!



Angela Pandiscia Joins FSP’s Professional Services Team
Frankel Staffing Partners is excited to welcome Angela Pandiscia to our Recruiting team.  Angela combines a strong HR Generalist/Management background with particular strengths in the Legal and Engineering fields.  Angela will be a Senior Recruiter in our Professional Services division. We know Angela will be a wonderful addition to our team and an important resource for both clients and candidates.  We look forward to working with her. Welcome Angela!


Jessica Lyon, Senior Recruiter, provides expert advice on using LinkedIn as a recruiting tool.

Check out the News and Observer article here.


Raleigh tops list for temp job growth.

Check out this TBJ article on Raleigh and temp jobs.

Frankel Staffing Partners is featured in a News and Observer article on tips and techniques for a successful trade show.


NC Tax Changes

Reminder: The NC Assembly recently passed new tax legislature.  As a result, all employees working in North Carolina must complete a new Form NC-4 EZ or NC-4 for 2014.  For anyone who has not completed a 2014 withholding form, the law requires that taxes be withheld based on a Single/Zero exemption status. These forms can be found in the "For Employees" section of our website and may be completed at any time.  Please contact us with any questions.  Thank you.


David Hirsch Serves LLS's Annual Charity Walk

FSP’s own David Hirsch served on this year’s

Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Executive Leadership Council and was responsible for recruiting new corporate sponsors and walk teams for the LLS’s annual Light the Night Walk.  The event was a huge success, and David is already working towards attracting new sponsors for 2014.  


Frankel Staffing Partners Earns Top-10 Recognition

Frankel Staffing Partners has been recognized by the Triangle Business Journal as one of the area's 10 largest woman-owned businesses.  Now entering its 20th year in business, Frankel Staffing Partners continues its efforts to grow, to improve and to thrive here in the Triangle.  Thanks to all the wonderful clients and employees that have made this accomplishment possible.


Julie Cocking Joins Frankel Staffing Partners

FSP is excited to welcome Julie Cocking to our Recruiting team.  Julie has a rich background in Recruiting --  having worked with premier employers including GlaxoSmithKline, Andersen Consulting, MCI and others.  Julie will be a Senior Recruiter in our Office Services division.  We look forward to both companies and candidates getting to know Julie.  We know she will be a wonderful addition to our team and an important resource for our clients.  Welcome Julie!


Frankel Staffing Partners Awarded GSA Contract

Frankel Staffing Partners was awarded a GSA Contract and is now approved to provide temporary staffing services to the Federal Government and related entities.  Please find us on the GSA Advantage! and eBuy websites for additional details, and feel free to contact David Hirsch in our sales department with any questions –


Will Barfield Earns 40 Under 40 Award

We at Frankel Staffing Partners could not be happier with the Triangle Business Journal’s selection of Will Barfield to the 2013 40 Under 40 Awards.    This award is a testament to Will’s hard work and dedication to his job, volunteer work, and family.  Congratulations, Will!

Business Expo 2013 Winners!

FSP’s own Will Barfield served as the Chairman of the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce Business Expo 2013, and played a major role in making this year’s show a success.  The 2013 show was the first in nearly seven to be a sell-out, with all exhibitor booths being sold.


Frankel Staffing Partners is headquartered in Raleigh and services Raleigh, Morrisville, Cary, Research Triangle Park, Durham, Chapel Hill, the Triad area (Greensboro, Winston-Salem, High Point) and beyond.  We also partner with local companies on national searches.  Please contact us if you have any questions about the markets we service.