Active Staffing Acquires Phoenix Staffing, Inc.

New York, NY September 11, 2023. Active Staffing Services, a leading workforce solutions provider headquartered in New York with branches in New Jersey, Florida, Texas, and Georgia, is excited to announce its acquisition of Phoenix Staffing, Inc. This Maryland-based agency has specialized in recruiting a myriad of industrial professionals for over three decades in Houston, Texas and Hyattsville, Maryland. The acquisition serves as a tactical step for Active Staffing Services in broadening its national footprint and enriching its area of expertise.

“Phoenix Staffing, Inc. represents an ideal fit and timely addition for Active Staffing. Both companies come from a lineage of family-run operations, and the team at Phoenix Staffing, Inc. echoes our commitment to deliver exceptional service to our clients and associates. This merger allows Phoenix Staffing to leverage its longstanding market relationships, all while contributing to the nationwide growth of Active Staffing,” stated Benjamin Elzweig, CEO of Active Staffing Services.

Richard Phillips, founder of Phoenix Staffing, Inc., shared his enthusiasm: “Joining Active Staffing marks an exciting chapter for Phoenix Staffing, Inc. Active Staffing’s wealth of experience in staffing, tailored client support, and diverse job offerings resonate well with our own values. We are optimistic that this partnership will not only safeguard but also enrich Phoenix Staffing’s 30-plus-year legacy.”

Benjamin Elzweig added, “With new offices in Houston and Hyattsville, this acquisition solidifies our presence in those states. It’s a crucial step toward assembling a formidable team that will continue to deliver top-notch services to both new and existing clients.”

About Active Staffing:

Active Staffing’s mission is to positively impact the lives of its clients, associates, and staff by linking technology, talent, and opportunities. With more than 70 years in the industry, this family-owned company has excelled in providing efficient talent acquisition in the light industrial sector. For further information, visit

About Phoenix Staffing, Inc.:

Celebrating a remarkable 30-year milestone, Phoenix Staffing, Inc. stands as a pillar in the light industrial staffing market. Over the last three decades, we have had the privilege of connecting an array of companies with exceptional talent, thereby driving their businesses to greater heights. For further information, visit