Joe Raymond has been involved in the sale or purchase of over 25 companies ranging from $3 to $150 million in sales. His philosophy on how to run a successful business is taking the right product, people with vision, passion, commitment, and the overall ability to execute a well-designed business plan over the past 20 years.
In 2002, Joe became president and a 50% owner of ASG, a $3.5 million construction staffing company and turned it into a $150 million performance based staffing company in 5 years with 30 offices. In 2007, ASG sold its business to ClearPoint Business Resources, a publicly traded company. In 1986, Joe founded Transworld Services Group, a strategic staffing company. The company grew to over $45 million and 4,000 employees in 10 years. In 1994, the company was named Inc. Magazines’ 53rd fastest growing privately held company. The company was also a member of the Golden 100 Top Private Companies in Orlando. He then went on to facilitate the company’s ISO 9002 certification, an internationally recognized standard of quality achieved by only a few of the thousands of staffing companies worldwide. In 1996, Transworld sold the company to CORESTAFF, a publicly traded company. In 2000, Joe founded, and has been chairman and president of the Conductive Education Center of Orlando; a non-profit center for children with motor disabilities. CECO provides services to children and their families from all over the world. Joe earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Rollins College in 1984, with dual majors in Business and Economics.