Jeff Styers is the founder and CEO of Arrow Strategies.
With over 25 years of experience in the Staffing Solutions industry, Jeff has extensive experience in all facets of business including Leadership, Talent Acquisition, Sales, and Operations.
Jeff’s experience and expertise is centered around leadership strategies, performance execution, and unique go-to-market business strategies including the Agents For Life ™ Program, Proactive Select Recruiting methodology, and Culture Innovation all of which has earned Arrow Strategies many formal accolades including Inc. Magazine’s Fastest Growing Companies for nine (9) consecutive years and one of the Best and Brightest Companies to Work For thirteen (13) consecutive years.
Aside from leading the vision and strategy at Arrow Strategies, Jeff is a Governor Appointee as the Chairman of the Unarmed Combat Commission (UCC) leading an eleven-member commission that regulates and oversees professional boxing and mixed-martial arts (MMA) in Michigan which works in conjunction with the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs.
Jeff is also very involved in numerous charities including The Capuchin Soup Kitchen, The Fallen and Wounded Soldiers Fund, Norwayne Boxing Gym for at-risk youth, Champions of Wayne, and Arrow Strategies own 501c3 non-profit – Arrow Cares.
When not working, Jeff enjoys his passion for the outdoors, golf, boxing and spending as much time as he can with his wife Lisa, daughter Leah, and yellow lab Howard. Jeff is also a former United States Marine and undefeated professional boxer.
Kim Knapp is Arrow Strategies’ Vice-President of Finance. Having over twenty years of staffing industry experience, she brings a wealth of knowledge to the Arrow Strategies team. With the credentials of a CPA and degree from the University of Michigan, Kim’s expertise has proved invaluable in guiding the firm financially during its growth.
Kim was born and raised in Michigan and the proud mother of three sons, who provide her with great opportunities to travel having a soccer player in Europe, a culinary graduate living out East and a student studying Pre-med locally. For leisure, Kim enjoys reading, yoga and bike riding.x
John Ninkovich provides leadership and vision for the continued growth of Arrow Strategies, focusing on building teams and aligning talent with the needs of our clients. He oversees the expansion of client relationships, recruiting, and the development of new business markets, that continue to position Arrow Strategies for future financial and market growth.
John lives in Novi with his wife Lisa and children Alyssa, Michael, and Cara. He loves spending time in northern Michigan fishing, hunting, and skiing with his family and friends.x
Tom Picot serves as the Director of Client Solutions for our Information Technology and Professional Divisions. He has responsibility to increase sales, profitability and to ensure that our customers achieve maximum value from services provided. Tom has been in the staffing industry for 20 years prior to joining the Arrow Strategies Team. Tom has worked all aspects of the staffing industry from recruiting to sales to leadership roles. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Central Michigan University.
Tom was born and raised in our great state of Michigan where he continues to live and raise his 3 sons with his wife, Alison. He enjoys traveling and spending time outdoors watching his sons participate in the sports they love!
Dan Kowalski is the Director of Client Solutions & Services for Arrow Strategies’ Engineering Division, which he started seven years ago when Jeff Styers, the owner, provided him with this entrepreneurial opportunity. Dan has brought a lot of experience and leadership to the firm having worked in the staffing industry for the majority of his career.
Being a part of the culture at Arrow Strategies has kept the elder of their delivery team a much ‘younger’ person. When not working or writing about himself in third person, Dan, a proud Oakland University Grizzly, can usually be found on a golf course or spending time with his wife Susan and their children: Tracey, Kristin, Bryan, and Lauryn.
As the Business Development Partner for Arrow Strategies LLC, Mike Colles is responsible for the delivery of Talent Acquisition solutions to clients within the Chicagoland Area.
With over 13 years of experience in the Staffing Industry and over 15 years of sales experience, Mike has played a significant role in the growth of offices and development of internal staff across a number of disciplines. With expertise in Information Technology, Engineering, and Technical staff augmentation, Mike has been able to assist in the development of Contingent Labor programs and deliver highly talented passive talent to many companies throughout Illinois. Prior to joining Arrow Strategies, Mike was the Branch Manager for 8 years at Adecco Engineering and Technology responsible for all of the Sales and Management of Staff for the State of Illinois. At Adecco, Mike lead the sales effort for all new and existing business in the State of Illinois and was successful at growing top line sales by over 33% year over year and bottom line sales over 77%.
Mike earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management from Western Illinois University.
Cheryl Crockett was named Director of Recruiting for Arrow Strategies in early 2017. In this position, she provides leadership and strategic Talent Delivery direction for all of Arrow’s service offerings: IT, Engineering, Professional Services and HealthCare. Cheryl has over 20+ years’ experience in Staffing and Team Development. She has a Bachelor’s of Science in Accounting from Grambling State University.
Cheryl is a hands-on Director, fully ingrained in training and developing a team of talented top producers within the industry. Her mantra: prepare daily, be consistent and treat everyone you meet with respect. She is happily married to her husband – Randall and is the proud mom of their daughter – Megan.
Tiffany McIntyre is Arrow Strategies’ Director of Operations and Organizational Development. With more than 10 years of staffing industry experience, she is passionate about the candidate and client experience. Tiffany received her Juris Doctorate from Wayne State University Law School and her Bachelors of Arts in Sociology from Oakland University.
Tiffany and her husband Carlos live in a bustling home, joyfully filled with their children: Nathaniel and Lydia, and their cats: Thurgood and Ginsburg. Tiffany enjoys travel, reading, the arts, and cooking.