Sevenstep Invests in Client Solutions and Transformation, Hires Key Industry Executives

BOSTON, MA (January 3, 2020) – Sevenstep, a global talent outsourcing company, leader in recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) and a regarded managed service provider (MSP), announced today that Yates Baker has been hired on as Vice President of Client Solutions and Penny Burnett as Vice President of Transformation.

As Vice President of Client Solutions, Yates Baker will be leading global business development and growing Sevenstep’s market share within the total talent solutions marketplace. With prior work experience from IBM/Kenexa and most recently KellyOCG, Yates brings deep expertise in designing and managing outsourced recruitment solutions, including both RPO and MSP. Having worked in client services and client solutions, he has well-rounded experience with complex, large-scale global engagements.

As Vice President of Transformation, Penny Burnett will be leading the Sevenstep transformation team and will be responsible for managing the implementation of new solutions, continuous improvement initiatives, optimizations, client workshops, and all efforts surrounding learning and development. Penny’s experience as both a buyer of outsourced talent solutions and practitioner within HR combine to create a deep understanding of talent acquisition operations as well as how HR business partners and providers must work together to create successful partnerships.

“Yates and Penny are going to help us grow and enhance our extended offerings to deliver outstanding talent solutions,” said Amy Bush, President of Sevenstep. “It’s never been a better time to invest in senior talent to drive our global brand and bring valuable new clients into our portfolio.”

About Sevenstep
Sevenstep is a global leader in total talent outsourcing and solutions. Annually ranked as a top enterprise recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) provider on HRO Today’s Baker’s Dozen list and a regarded managed service provider (MSP), Sevenstep provides services and solutions in nearly 50 countries spanning six continents. A bespoke suite of total talent services and solutions includes enterprise RPO, project RPO, MSP solutions, data analytics, and employer branding and talent attraction capabilities.

Sevenstep’s unrivaled partnership-driven approach and unbounded vision to total talent means talent acquisition wins and business performance gains. Learn more at

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