Simon+James has officially launched! This newly formed consultative high touch talent development and professional placement firm is led by industry veterans, Matthew James Ripaldi, Brett Simon and Nicole Dao. The firm will focus in three (3) core areas; consulting for talent acquisition and training, placement for contract staffing, contract-to-direct and direct hire, and career services for resume writing, profile building and career and interview coaching. Simon+James has put together a collection of industry best practices and has bundled it all together in a seamless offering. They are governed by a manifesto that puts “the candidate at the core” of all they do and live by their “your success…is ours” slogan. Headquartered in Houston, Texas they will be initially supporting clients across Houston, Austin and Dallas as well.