Sierra ITS was created in 1994 as the technology division of The BECO Group, a successful contract staffing firm in operation since the 1940’s. In 2013, Sierra ITS was purchased by our current leadership team whose energy and strategic vision drive our ability to help our clients achieve success.
Richard began his search and recruiting career in 1988 with The BECO Group. In 1994 Sierra was founded by Richard and Len Wislow. It was an amazing opportunity leverage his passion for recruiting in the dynamic world of technology. Richard has 20+ years of sales and business development leadership and revenue growth in the executive search and contract staffing industries. Richard lives in Wilmette, IL with his wife and 3 children.
Scott Van Lyssel
Scott began his staffing career in 1992 as an Account Executive with Sales Consultants of Oak Brook, a division of MRI, performing direct hire search within the industrial automation industry. He joined Sierra ITS in 1999 to spearhead recruitment efforts within the technology space. Scott has over twenty years of strategic recruiting leadership experience and a passion for talent delivery. Scott lives in Libertyville, IL with his wife and 3 sons.