Derek Johnson To Lead Tampa's Staffing & Recruiting Office

TAMPA, Fla.- The Tampa office of Warren Averett, LLC announces the expansion of client services by opening a Warren Averett Staffing & Recruiting office in Tampa. The Tampa office will be led by Derek Johnson, the newest Business Development Manager to the Firm.

"We are delighted to expand Warren Averett's Staffing & Recruiting services to the Tampa market and welcome Derek to our team," said Ralph Garcia, Office Managing Member of Warren Averett's Tampa office. "Derek's addition of staffing expertise will allow us to provide additional services, helping our clients thrive."

Johnson will be located within the current Warren Averett (formerly Pender Newkirk) office on South Ashley Drive. Johnson will be responsible for the overall growth and account management for the Tampa market. He is a graduate of Troy University and specializes in connecting clients in accounting, finance, technology and engineering with their key talent needs.

"We are very pleased to have Derek leading the newest office of our Firm," said David Salters Director of Warren Averett Staffing & Recruiting. "We are eager to add Derek's extensive experience retaining key talent within the Energy Industry and have the utmost confidence that this addition will enhance our ability to deliver high-quality staffing solutions to both new and current clients in the Tampa market."

About Warren Averett

Warren Averett has grown substantially over the last few years to become one of the largest accounting firms in the Southeastern region, ranking among the top 30 firms in the United States. With more than 800 employees and 340 CPAs, Warren Averett offers depth and experience in a variety of industries including healthcare, manufacturing, financial services, construction, real estate, aerospace and defense, life sciences and technology, nonprofit and public sector, with services that span beyond audit and tax to include wealth management, staffing and recruiting, technology consulting, financial outsourcing, retirement plan administration and investments. Our 14 office locations include Birmingham, Huntsville, Montgomery, Cullman, Anniston, Auburn and Foley, Alabama; Pensacola, Fort Walton Beach, Destin and Tampa, Florida; Atlanta, Georgia; and affiliate offices in Houston, Texas and the Cayman Islands. To learn more about our firm visit www.warrenaverett.com.