Wednesday, July 11, 2018 5:00 PM • Put-In-Bay Ohio
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 • Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center

About us

The Ohio Staffing and Search Association is THE resource for the staffing industry in Ohio and surrounding regions. The Association provides valuable information, support and benefits that empower staffing firms to manage and grow their business.

OSSA is the state chapter of the American Staffing Association (ASA) and an affiliate of the National Association of Personnel Services (NAPS).

OSSA serves as the voice of our industry in Ohio to communicate industry matters to association members, legislative leaders, regulators, the news media, and the general public.

Become a Member

Standard membership is open to any staffing or recruitment company doing business in Ohio. Members include direct hire, temporary staffing, and blended service companies.

Associate membership is open to business partners to the staffing and recruiting industry.

Both memberships are company rather than individual.

Upcoming events

    • Wednesday, July 11, 2018
    • 5:00 PM
    • Friday, July 13, 2018
    • 12:00 PM
    • Put-In-Bay Ohio


    Your company has a lot of treasure -- human capital, financial assets, data and a lot more. Join us for this fun and informative conference as we learn how to secure (and grow!) staffing and recruiting treasure! Click on the above links for details. Conference topics include

    • Selfies for Success with keynote Marvin Montgomery, Professional Sales Trainer, Author & Coach. 
    • How to Become a Trusted Advisor with Marvin Montgomery
    • Smart Marketing Ideas: Insights to Strategically Attract, Engage and Convert More Job Seekers and Clients with David Searns, Haley Marketing
    • Attract, Retain and Motivate Internal Talent with Kim Whiteley and Robin Mee, Mee Derby & Company
    • Time Management for Recruiters with Tom Erb, Tallann Resources
    • CyberSecurity with Jerry Grady, UHY, LLP Certified Public Accountants
    • Claims Management for Staffing Companies with Corey Lambrecht, V&A Risk Services
    • Background Check Lawsuit? No, Thank You! with David Garcia, ScoutLogic
    • Industry Updates with Adam Russ, Frantz Ward, LLP Attorneys at Law
    Want to attend as a SPONSOR? EMAIL Jeanne Hoffman at To view sponsorship options, CLICK HERE!

    OSSA has reserved a block of rooms until June 10 at the Islander Inn & Niagara Conference Center at a special price of $139 + tax.  Be sure to mention the OSSA Conference when reserving your room.

    Also be sure to check out the ferry schedules for Miller Boatline and Jet Express.

    Member: $225 for first registration then $200 per person from same company

    Non-Member: $350 per person

    • Tuesday, October 16, 2018
    • Thursday, October 18, 2018
    • Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center

    Staffing World

    The American Staffing Association annual convention and expo delivers timely and valuable content, technology-focused solutions, rich networking opportunities, and immersive learning experiences that help transform organizations, drive innovation, and promote sustainable growth.


Past events

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 The Changing Value Prop of Recruiting
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 Navigating the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: A Primer on 2018 Law
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 Data Security: Your Risk, Responsibility & Ways to Protect Your Data
Tuesday, December 05, 2017 Ohio Recruiters Association - ONLINE MASTERCLASS - FALL SERIES
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 Employee Handbooks – The Key Ingredients
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 Unemployment Claims & the Impact on an Employer’s Bottom Line
Thursday, September 28, 2017 ISSA Midwest Owners and Executives Retreat
Wednesday, August 30, 2017 11 Excellent Questions Direct Hire Recruiters Ask About Contracting
Thursday, June 22, 2017 OSSA Sponsorships 2017 Conference
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 OSSA Annual Conference -- Staffing Survival 2017
Thursday, April 27, 2017 OSSA Happy Hour
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 Ohio State Fund Workers’ Comp Update
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 Cybersecurity -A Matter of "Not if But When"
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 Implementing and Executing a Highly Effective Sales Process
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 9 Simple Steps to a Contract Placement
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 Potential Impact of the Incoming Administration
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 Staffing World 2016
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 All Hands On Deck! - 2016 OSSA Annual Conference
Tuesday, May 17, 2016 Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) Informational Webinar
Thursday, March 24, 2016 Legislative Update & Networking Event - Central Ohio
Thursday, February 18, 2016 OSSA NW Ohio Regional Seminar
Thursday, July 16, 2015 Jingle in July

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