Ellen Grealish is a co-founder and co-owner of FlexProfessionals, a flexible staffing company that helps companies gain access to an untapped, highly qualified talent pool looking for meaningful, flexible work. Over 90% of their 16,000 candidates are college-educated women who are either looking to return to the professional workforce after a career break or who want to scale back or transition into a more flexible role. They are a great source of gender-diverse talent for large companies looking to strengthen their diversity initiatives and for smaller companies who need experienced and dedicated part-time resources for growth. Since its inception in 2010, FlexProfessionals has grown considerably, making Inc5000 Fastest Growing Company list three years in a row. They have been profiled on the Today Show and covered by The Washington Post, New York Times, and Forbes. Ellen founded FlexProfessionals with her 2 business partners after a 7-year career break. Prior to this, she spent over 8 years at Hewlett-Packard where she led the Sales Development Group for HP’s Networked Printing and Digital Imaging Division. Ellen was also a senior consultant for Accenture, working for both the Washington D.C. and London-based consulting practices. Ellen studied Economics and History at Oxford University and has a BA from Boston College. She lives in Oak Hill, VA with her husband and three children.