Tom Gimbel is the founder and CEO of LaSalle Network, a staffing, recruiting and culture firm headquartered in Chicago. LaSalle has been named to the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing companies for 12 years, Fortune’s “Best Companies to Work for in Chicago” and “Best Medium Workplaces,” Forbes’ “Best Professional Recruiting Firms’” and to Inc. Magazine’s “Best Workplaces” list.
With over 25 years of industry experience, Gimbel is a renowned national expert on sales, hiring, corporate culture and management/leadership, contributing to Inc. and The Wall Street Journal. Gimbel also appears frequently on CNBC, Bloomberg, TODAY, and in The New York Times, Fast Company, Entrepreneur, Fortune, among others.
Gimbel is on the Board of Directors of the Ounce of Prevention, the American Staffing Association and Lurie Children’s Hospital Foundation. He is also an active member of Young Presidents’ Organization and the Economic Club of Chicago, and has been inducted into the Chicago Area Entrepreneurship Hall of Fame.