We believe that our relationships with our employer partners and candidates are what define our professional integrity. It is our mission to create lasting relationships based on trust and open communication. Every time you call City Personnel, you will receive top caliber, personalized service. We get to know you and your needs in order to understand and exceed your expectations.
To provide world class staffing solutions and superior customer service to the companies we serve and the candidates we represent.
To be the most trusted and preferred staffing partner in the communities we serve throughout Rhode Island and southern Massachusetts.
Following her graduation from the London School of Economics, Dawn blazed a trail through the recruitment industry in the UK by running one of the most profitable Temporary Staffing Divisions in London. She moved to the U.S. because of her husband’s career as a professional soccer coach, and worked as Sales Executive at one of Chicago's leading employment agencies. Among her many achievements is her national recognition as Top Sales Executive for the country in 1999. Dawn brings over 25 years of experience to her current role as Founder/President of City Personnel Inc. where she hires, trains, and manages professional recruiters who share her passion and commitment to staffing. This shared enthusiasm is based on developing long-lasting and trusting relationships with both companies and job seekers.
Dawn lives in Cranston with her husband Deven and her two children, Danny and Jess.
Allie is our Recruitment Manager. Allie relocated to Rhode Island in 2011 after graduating from Kean University in New Jersey. She began her career in the social work field, where she spent long and worthy hours advocating on behalf of families and nursing home residents. Her keen ability for cultivating relationships makes her an expert recruiter. Allie began her City Personnel journey in 2015 as a Recruitment Specialist, and worked her way up to her current management role. Her commitment to client and candidate satisfaction make her a fundamental part of our staffing mission. Her energy and integrity have helped our team grow both professionally and personally. For Allie, the most satisfying part of the job is creating mutually beneficial relationships between clients and job seekers.
Outside of work, Allie enjoys fitness, spending time with her husband, and taking walks with their dog, Rudy.
Meet Senior Recruitment Specialist Ashley, a graduate of Johnson and Wales University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Sports Entertainment & Event Management. Ashley is a New Jersey native but fell in love with Rhode Island while she was attending JWU and decided to make it her permanent home. As a student, Ashley worked at a prominent corporate events & marketing company in the Boston area, where she polished her understanding of client relationships and began committing herself to business-to-business communications. Ashley knows the importance of hard work, dedication, and teamwork. Her competitive spirit and professional demeanor make her a much sought-after recruiter with both clients and job seekers alike.
Ashley loves dogs, Charlestown Beach, the NJ Devils, and anything pasta.
Hollye is our newest Recruitment Specialist. This native Texan has international style, and married a French engineer whose work brought her to the Providence area. She came upon City Personnel after trying her hand in various administrative roles during her time in the Midwest. Hollye’s degree in Family Studies from the University of North Texas has helped her cultivate her natural talent for recruiting. Her all-american charm and inherent ambition make her a valued member of our team. Hollye thrives on the dynamic pace of the recruiting industry. She says her greatest sense of satisfaction comes from placing enthusiastic job candidates with careers that give them a sense of purpose.
Hollye loves reading, traveling with her husband, and rooting for the Texas Rangers.
Jackie is our Sales and Marketing Executive. Jackie earned her degree in Communications from California Baptist University. She recently transplanted from the west coast to Rhode Island with her boyfriend and puppy, Molly. Jackie developed recruiting skills in the startup world before landing a sales opportunity at a pacific coast tech firm.
She has a passion for driving sales, and thrives on promoting products and services that truly help people on a personal level. This dedication and ambition is what finally led her to City Personnel, where she is able to combine her talents to find new and innovative ways to foster business development.
Outside the office, Jackie loves cooking, watching sports, and enjoying a nice glass of wine.
Meet Caitlin, our Marketing Administrator. Caitlin has made a career transformation, and went back to school for her bachelor of arts degree in Business Management Economics after spending time flexing her creative muscles in the cosmetology industry. She came to City Personnel looking for ways to capitalize on her salon management and marketing experience. Her creativity shines through in the social media marketing campaigns she runs for City Personnel. She is responsible for generating our original marketing content and is our in-house blog writer. Naturally outgoing, Caitlin runs the front of the office and loves meeting and greeting our candidates.
When she’s not busy supporting City Personnel, she can be found spending quality time with her husband and daughter.