Shiftgig Executive Chairman Eddie Lou Named To The US Staffing 100 List For Second Consecutive Year

List Recognizes Most Influential People in the US Staffing Industry

CHICAGO – February 15, 2018 – Shiftgig, the mobile technology platform that connects businesses with vetted, hourly workers, today announced Shiftgig co-founder and executive chairman Eddie Lou has been named to Staffing Industry Analysts’ list of the 100 most influential people in the US staffing industry for the second consecutive year.   

The Staffing 100 list recognizes professionals in the workforce solutions ecosystem who have made a significant impact on the industry and go beyond traditional models of staffing. The individuals on this list are driving excellence and leading efforts that are changing the way people work.

“It gives me great pleasure once again to laud a very important group of leaders whose excellence, drive and significant efforts stand out as exemplary in the industry,” said Subadhra Sriram editor & publisher media products at Staffing Industry Analysts.

“I’m honored to again be included alongside other innovators and leaders in the industry who are helping improve people’s daily lives,” said Eddie Lou, co-founder and executive chairman of Shiftgig. “Working with our customers, partners and Specialists have given me direct insight into the influence of technology and the gig economy in the contingent labor industry and the future of work.”

To date, Shiftgig has raised $59 million in capital, hired more than 42,000 workers and helped more than 2,800 clients in the food service, hospitality, retail, warehouse and experiential marketing industries.

About Shiftgig

Shiftgig connects businesses with the on-demand workforce through our industry-leading mobile platform. Our technology provides financial opportunity for hourly workers seeking flexibility and choice, while delivering powerful business agility to companies. More than 2,800 clients in food service, hospitality, retail, warehouse and experiential marketing use Shiftgig because of its ability to easily fill and manage short- term job assignments with pre-vetted, skills-assessed workers. Shiftgig is changing the way people work. For more information visit

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