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From Knox Lane’s partnership with All Star Healthcare Solutions to PowerToFly’s acquisition of Skillcrush, here are some of the recent mergers and acquisitions in the staffing industry.

Knox Lane Partners with All Star Healthcare Solutions

Knox Lane, an investment firm that is growth-oriented, acquired a majority stake in healthcare staffing firm All Star Healthcare Solutions. The partnership between these companies is focused on fueling All Star’s organic growth as well as strategic acquisitions. 

QuantumWork Advisory Expands Global Reach with Acquisition of KatThree

Specialized global workforce consulting firm QuantumWork Advisory acquired KatThree, a management consultancy organization. The acquisition will promote a more prominent presence in the European market for both QWA as well as KatThree and will also improve QWA’s capacity to provide various solutions to worldwide clients.

Smith + Howard Acquires VIP Search and VIP Solutions Businesses

Tax, accounting, and advisory firm Smith + Howard acquired VIP Search Group, LLC and VIP Solutions Group, LLC. This acquisition is the third Smith + Howard has made in the past year, and is set to offer new opportunities to both firms, according to Sean Taylor, CEO of Smith + Howard.

PowerToFly Acquires Upskilling Platform Skillcrush

PowerToFly, a talent management firm that focuses on connecting underrepresented talent to roles in very visible sectors, acquired Skillcrush, an education platform that provides underrepresented professionals with technical upskilling. This acquisition is set to provide a holistic way for hiring managers and job seekers alike to use PowerToFly to reach their staffing and professional goals.