Rob  Wilson

Rob Wilson

Rob Wilson is president of The Wilson Companies whose affiliated firms include: Employco USA, Inc.. Together, The Wilson Companies provide HR and insurance solutions to businesses throughout the United States.

Employco USA is a human resources outsourcing firm that manages and administers human resources and employer-related risks for its clients, thereby allowing them to concentrate on their core business objectives. By aggregating clients in to a larger group, Employco is able to provide substantial buying power for employee benefits and workers’ compensation for small to medium size businesses. Rob co-founded Employco in 1996 and has grown the business to over $300 million in revenue. In 2015, Employco USA was recognized in Inc. magazine as one of the fastest growing companies in America.

Rob has been successful in offering products and services to unique and uncharted areas, and has used technology and innovation to keep Employco on the forefront of the HR and contract staffing industries. He has also changed the HRO model to enable mid-market companies to not only reduce expenses but increase employee productivity, engagement and reduce turnover. Rob achieves this by reshaping and rebuilding the traditional HR Dept. and introducing OnsiteHR.

Rob is a high-energy leader and an ambitious entrepreneur. He is frequently interviewed by news publications, and is a sought-after public speaker. He has been quoted by Fox News, the Wall Street Journal, NBC, Forbes, USA Today, Reuter’s, Newsday, CNBC, Chicago Tribune, Crain’s Chicago Business, and WGN Television. Rob was honored as a finalist for both Ernst & Young (Entrepreneur of the Year competition), and Business Ledger Magazine (Today’s Young Executive competition).

Rob received his Bachelor of Science in Marketing from Bradley University. He has earned the Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation, and the Associate in Risk Management (ARM) designation.

Rob currently serves as the Regional Wine Network Chair for the YPO CUS., as a member of the Exhibit Appointed Contractors Association and of the Exhibition Services Contractors Association.

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Rob Wilson joins Jim Blasingame to report on the artificial intelligence innovations that are going to increasingly empower small businesses to be more effective finding and hiring new employees.
Rob Wilson joins Jim Blasingame to reveal some of the AI tools and practices that are now available to make the hiring process more effective and successful.