Forbes Technical Consulting, LLC Managing Director Rory Nugent Elected to TechServe Alliance Midwest Chapter Board of Directors

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Chicago, IL – January 1, 2010 – Forbes Technical Consulting, LLC (FTC) is pleased to announce the election of its Managing Director Rory Nugent to the Board of Directors of the Midwest Chapter of TechServe Alliance. Nugent is serving as Vice President in 2010 and will assume the role of President in 2011.

Nugent is a seasoned entrepreneur with a proven track record of business creation and management. Leveraging nearly a decade of professional services experience, Nugent acquired Forbes Technical Consulting in 2008. He is also President and Founder of Shoreline Resource Group LLC, a nationwide IT staffing service that was launched in 2003. Previously, Nugent held leadership positions at well-known IT consulting firms where he expanded geographic presence, negotiated and managed vendor and client contracts, developed new business opportunities, and was responsible for executing, identifying and negotiating strategic alliances.

“TechServe Alliance is a collaboration of IT services firms, clients, consultants and suppliers dedicated to advancing excellence and ethics within the IT services industry,” said Rory. “It is the preeminent association for IT consulting businesses and I am truly honored to serve in a leadership position on the Midwest chapter’s board. There are exciting challenges ahead in supporting Midwest chapter members in the efficient delivery of best in class IT services and business practices and in creating exceptional professional opportunities for every IT consultant.”

TechServe is the only organization solely devoted to representing IT staffing and solutions firms and their employees who are creating a new paradigm for the flexible workforce driving the 21st Century economy. Representing hundreds of IT staffing, IT solutions and IT consulting firms and tens of thousands of affiliated professionals, TechServe acts as the industry voice for public policy issues and provides members with information, education and resources designed to increase profitability, maximize efficiency and encourage growth in the IT services industry.

About Forbes Technical Consulting, LLC (FTC)
Founded in 1999 by industry experts, FTC has become a leading provider of IT staffing solutions in the Chicagoland area. FTC has built beneficial, long term relationships with both clients and consultants by delivering exceptional service. FTC partners with companies of all sizes in virtually every industry to identify and deliver talented IT professionals.