Nicole Smartt Recognized as Women in Business Leader

Nicole Smartt

Nicole Smartt Recognized as Women in Business Leader

June 16, 2015 – Petaluma, California: Star Staffing ( is pleased to announce Vice President and Shareholder, Nicole Smartt has been recognized as a North Bay Women in Business Leader for 2015. This elite group of women was chosen by the North Bay Business Journal’s editorial staff and community as leading the way in business, innovation and vision for 2015.

The 22 North Bay women business leaders selected to be recognized at the Business Journal’s 15th annual Women in Business awards gala June 24 join a select group of over 135 female executives and entrepreneurs to receive the award since its inception.

“It’s a great honor to be selected as one of the top Women in Business leaders in the North Bay, and I look forward to continuing to provide excellent opportunities for our community” Smartt said.

Smartt brings her drive, expertise and professionalism to Star Staffing as its Shareholder and Vice President. Her commitment to providing long-term cost savings and productivity improvements for clients is an underlying goal as she oversees the company’s day-to-day operations throughout the North Bay area. Having worked in the industry for more than 7 years before joining Star Staffing as Vice President in 2009, Nicole gained valuable experience from the ground up. This background fostered her firm understanding of what makes the ideal match between employee and employer, knowledge she leverages to benefit Star Staffing’s clients and employees. Nicole has been featured in such publications as Forbes, The Washington Post, AOL Jobs, Fox Business, and American Express Business Forum, among others.

The awards event and a special publication on the recipients are co-presented by the North Bay Business Journal and Wells Fargo.

For questions and inquiries regarding Star Staffing, please contact Alisa Proudfoot at 707-575-5005.

About Star Staffing

Founded in 1998, Star Staffing is the North Bay’s premier staffing provider, holding offices in Petaluma, Cloverdale, Santa Rosa, Napa and Fairfield. Star Staffing was recently awarded as a Best Place to Work and named Best Job Placement Service in the North Bay.  Star Staffing offers recruiting and screening, payroll and time attendance management, on-site management, risk reduction programs, employee rewards and benefits, and knock your socks off service to a multitude of companies and industries.