Making Your Business More Valuable

Our Team

Experienced Professionals

Greg Palmer - Founder and Managing Director

Palmer formed the consulting firm G. Palmer & Associates after serving 8 years as CEO of publicly traded, $600m Remedy Temp Inc. and guiding its sale to Select Staffing Services in 2006. Palmer is also a principal in Staff Rehab a therapy staffing company and Transpirus a revenue cycle consulting and outsourcing firm specializing in Home Health Care as well as an operating partner at Vistria Capital and Shore Capital.

Palmer the past 3 yrs. has been voted a member of the prestigious Staffing 100 by SIA, has developed the “The Palmer Labor Forecast,” is the advisor to several prominent Boards, Private Equity firms, CEO’s, and the buy side advisor on over $2.5 B in Staffing industry acquisitions.

Palmer has been a featured speaker to EO, Vistage, American Staffing Association, Staffing Industry Analyst conferences, CEO Distinguished Speaker Series UC Irvine, YEO (Young Entrepreneur Organization), and YPO.

Greg Palmer

Debi Ellis - Director of Technology

Debi Ellis has over 23 years experience in the staffing industry with expertise ranging from accounting and finance, payroll and billing, multi state taxation, project management, software design and deployment, training development and deployment in support of operational processes and business systems improvement. She is an expert in the high level design and delivery of cost-effective, high-performance technology applications to address complex business problems. Her experience includes but is not limited to:

Over 20 years experience with RemedyTemp, Inc., supporting over 350 direct and franchise offices in various roles ranging from Director of Payroll and Billing to Director of Business Systems and Director of Project Management Office within the IT Department.

Over 2 years experience as Vice President, Operations Support for Volt, a Fortune 1000 global staffing company with over 300 offices in the United States. In this role Debi improved business processes, training programs and defined the needs of the business community partnering with IT in the development and evolution of existing applications and emerging technologies.

Debi is Managing Consultant at Deborah Ellis and Associates, leading companies to greater profit, reduced overhead and maximized functionality and offerings by leveraging leading edge technology to improve business operations.


Monty Houdeshell - Advisor

Monty Houdeshell is currently the Non-Executive Chairman of the Board at the Nelson Family of Companies and Principal at Houdeshell Advisors, LLC.

Houdeshell Advisors is a hands-on advisory practice focusing on CFO, CEO and Board of Directors business issues. Value is created through the identification of root cause issues and by developing and executing to completion innovative solutions to pressing strategic problems. Mr. Houdeshell works as an interim executive or in an advisory capacity with company teams to complete projects.

Mr. Houdeshell’s previous experience includes serving as Chief Financial and Administrative Officer for Remedy Temp Inc. In each of his previous positions Mr. Houdeshell served as a key member of the company’s executive team, playing a central role in developing corporate strategic plans, driving operating efficiencies, and supporting revenue growth across the company. He has extensive turnaround experience and has lead the completion of more than 70 acquisitions and divestitures, 10 public offerings and numerous credit facilities.

Mr. Houdeshell holds a B.S. in Finance from The Ohio State University and an MBA in Entrepreneurship and Business Development from the University of Southern California.

Monty Houdeshell