Dennis Avery, Vice President of Sales
Dennis has a long history in staffing. He spent his early career at staffing firms around Southern California, but he rocketed through the ranks at SkillsetGroup, starting as a senior account manager in 2016.
Dennis has helped pioneer our evidence-based client onboarding and client success processes, as well as establishing multiple lucrative partnerships with Southern California businesses. Dennis has also worked to build the teams and maintain the facilities for our four offices in Los Angeles and Riverside counties.
Dennis’s duties include managing client relationships, supporting our business development executives and overseeing the day-to-day functions of the business to maintain the firm’s impressive growth rate.
Evelyn Javian, Payroll Manager
Evelyn Javian, SkillsetGroup’s payroll manager, is dedicated to timely, accurate payroll service, and she has the tools to achieve it for all our industrial and commercial clients.
Evelyn has spent more than a decade in payroll acquiring all the skills needed to run a tight ship, both for staffing firms and other businesses. The payroll team she leads at SkillsetGroup is known for its efficiency and detail-oriented service delivered to our employees and clients.
Steve Coppola, Director of Talent Acquisition & Development
Steve Coppola was SkillsSetGroup’s first employee in 2013. With a background in retail management, training and inventory, Steve leapt into the staffing industry with enthusiasm, growing into a talented recruiter for internal positions and positions staffed for our clients. He still works on recruiting in addition to the specialty projects and personnel training he oversees.
These include developing standard operating procedures for our fast-growing firm, developing and administering training to new employees, internal communications, organizational planning, data retention and management and implementing and configuring SkillSetGroup’s applicant tracking system.