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OneDigital Acquires Resourceful HR
OneDigital Acquires Resourceful HR
Acquisition of Seattle Firm Expands Growing HR Division and Footprint in Northwest Region
ATLANTA, GA – September 15, 2020 – OneDigital, the nation’s leading strategic advisory firm focused on driving business growth for employers of all sizes, has acquired Resourceful HR, a human resource consulting company, located in Seattle, Washington. This acquisition enhances the OneDigital footprint within Washington and adds to the company’s growing HR Consulting division throughout the Northwestern United States.
The function of HR has never been more important for employers than it is today, and we are excited to have Jennifer and the Resourceful team join the OneDigital family. OneDigital has been steadfast in providing premier integrated solutions, and we are beyond thrilled to have Jennifer’s team of experts be a part of expanding our HR consulting presence in the state of Washington.
— Jeff Fallick, Regional Managing Principal, OneDigital Pacific Region
Kirstin Kleinschmidt, Principal and lead of HR Consulting in Northern California, adds, "With Resourceful's acquisition, we are adding regional HR services to a large employee benefits practice in Washington. This is consistent with the Northern California market and other markets across the country. The combination of Benefits and HR consulting forms a strong bond and holistic solution for clients. I am ecstatic to have Jennifer and her team join us at OneDigital."
Led by Jennifer Olsen, Resourceful has been servicing customers across Washington since 2008 with a keen focus on human resources and cost-effective solutions. Olsen and her team pride themselves on partnering with their customers to deliver tailored solutions designed to support their people's needs and provide peace of mind. In partnering with OneDigital, Resourceful customers will have access to expert teams from across a deeper bench to bring the best possible benefits, HR, retirement planning and technology solutions to employers.
The opportunity to join an organization with an entrepreneurial spirit and a commitment to service both its clients and its internal employees was very exciting to me. OneDigital offers many resources that are timely to what current employers are facing, and this allows us to expand the services and capabilities we can provide to clients.
– Jennifer Olsen, CEO and Principal, Resourceful HR
The expansion of the HR Consulting division further compliments OneDigital's comprehensive advisory services and market-leading solutions in over 100 offices throughout the country, serving close to 50,000 clients. The firm has a well-established track record of doubling and tripling the size of operations in new markets and is seeking additional firms to join this team over the next 12-24 months.
OneDigital is the nation’s leading strategic advisory firm, and the first employee benefits and retirement-only broker in the small and medium-sized business space. Through a holistic combination of health and benefits advising, workforce & HR consulting and retirement & wealth solutions, OneDigital’s deeply experienced advisors offer a fresh thinking and strategic perspective that will unlock workplace potential and drive business results. Headquartered in Atlanta, OneDigital's more than 100 offices and 2,000 business strategists serve the needs of over 50,000 employers across the nation. OneDigital has been named to the Inc. 5000 List of America’s fastest-growing companies every year since 2007, one of only 12 companies to do so. Currently listed as 18th on Business Insurance’s list of 100 Largest U.S. Brokers, OneDigital’s deep analytic abilities and experienced advisors deliver insights that reduce business risk and improve plan design and performance.
About Resourceful HR
Seattle-based Resourceful provides HR services to impact-focused organizations in the Pacific Northwest and beyond. Resourceful’ s team members have expertise spanning the full spectrum of HR, from recruiting and compliance to compensation and benefits, employee relations, leadership development, and HR technology.
Resourceful was founded in 2008 by Jennifer Olsen. Resourceful clients include companies focusing on clean technology and sustainability, biotech, family-owned businesses and nonprofit organizations. Jennifer was recognized as a ’40 Under 40’ by Puget Sound Business Journal in 2012. Resourceful has been named to the Inc. 5000 and recognized as one of the fastest-growing private companies in Washington by Puget Sound Business Journal.