Vaco Named a 2023 “Best Places to Work” in Connecticut Winner

Vaco recognized by Hartford Business Journal as one of the top employers in the large company category

HARTFORD, Conn. – (MAR 15, 2023) – Vaco, a global talent and solutions firm that provides consulting, contract and direct-hire solutions to more than 40 markets around the globe, is proud to announce that it has been named one of the 2023 Best Places to Work in Connecticut by the Hartford Business Journal. The Best Places to Work Awards are designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in Connecticut – benefiting the state’s economy, workforce and businesses – as determined by employee satisfaction. The survey was administered by a third-party research firm, Workforce Research Group. 

“We are so honored to be included among the top organizations and employers in Connecticut,” said Vaco Connecticut Managing Partner Lauren Becker. “Although Vaco was established over 20 years ago, in Connecticut we’re still a relatively new practice. We have grown an incredible amount here locally in the last 24 months and plan to continue internally growing our team by 20-30% this year. We are excited to introduce our new and existing clients to the full suite of Vaco services and solutions, which includes strategic staffing, contingent direct-hire, retained executive search, global management consulting, healthcare IT consulting, and product and platform development.” 

Hartford Business Journal’s 2023 list is made up of 45 companies, with Vaco ranking in the top 10 employers in the large company category (200+ employees). The final rankings were announced at a special awards event on March 2, 2023. 


About Vaco

Vaco delivers critical talent solutions to our clients by providing consulting, project resources, executive search, direct hire and strategic staffing solutions with expertise in accounting and finance, IT and digital, risk and compliance, and operations and administration. In addition to Vaco, our family of brands includes MorganFranklin Consulting, a global business consulting firm; Pivot Point Consulting, a Best in KLAS healthcare IT consulting leader; Focus Search Partners, a retained executive search practice; and BUILT, a product and platform development company. 

Since its founding in 2002, Vaco has grown to serve more than 12,000 clients across the globe with 10,000 employees. In addition to being named to Inc. magazine’s list of the fastest-growing private companies for the past 16 years, Vaco was also named to Forbes’ 2018-2021 lists of America’s Best Recruiting Firms as well as the 2018 and 2022 lists of Largest US Staffing Firms by Staffing Industry Analysts. Vaco annually ranks as one of the Best Staffing Firms to Work For. For more information, visit 

Media Contacts

Brittney Kowalski

(603) 504-2024

Berry Brady

(703) 609-6643



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