Compri Consulting Acquires Gunther Douglas to Keep Pace with Jobs Demand of Colorado’s Tech Industry
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
DENVER (February 7, 2017) - Compri Consulting, Inc., a Denver-based technology services firm recognized for its vibrant culture and high staff retention, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Gunther Douglas, an IT recruiting and consulting firm with a national footprint specializing in full lifecycle technology recruiting.
“Demand for technical talent in Colorado continues to outpace supply,” said Tom Melaragno, president and CEO, Compri Consulting. “This acquisition allows us to combine forces with a company whose values closely align and positions us to fill more than 200 new technology jobs in 2017 as we do our part in helping Colorado keep pace.”
Forbes ranked Colorado the fifth-best state for business in 2016, with a growing diversity of high-tech industries such as aerospace, aviation, bioscience, clean energy, health care and financial services. Compri and Gunther Douglas are complimentary companies that will serve as natural partners in supplying growth opportunities for their employees and talented professionals for Colorado’s top companies.
“Compri has built a reputation of trust and integrity coupled with efficient, steadfast delivery,” said Lisa Gunther, president, Gunther Douglas. “We are pleased about the acquisition and look forward to combining our business partnerships, industry knowledge, resources and expertise.”
Compri is a consistent leader in the technology community, with Melaragno serving on the board of directors for both the College of Business at Colorado State University and Colorado Technology Association, which represents the Colorado tech industry and works to develop a robust talent pipeline for its member companies.
About Compri Consulting
Compri provides IT professional services to companies nationwide. It is headquartered in the RiNo district of downtown Denver and will celebrate its 25th anniversary in 2017. For more information, visit compri.com.
About Gunther Douglas
Gunther Douglas is a provider of technology recruiting services in Colorado, Minnesota and several other states, and is a seven-time winner of the ColoradoBiz Magazine Top 100 Colorado Woman-Owned Businesses.