Our History

1996

TechSolutions opened for business in a Charlotte, NC rental house (January 15)

First two contractors hired (February 19)

First website launched: www.tech-solutions.net (March 18)

First recruiter hired (April 1)

Jon Olin joined the team (May 1)

Shifted from mainly reviewing faxed resumes to reviewing emailed resumes (November)

1997

First contractor placement at one of our largest clients to date (November)

1998

Rob Eubank joined TechSolutions

Atlanta, GA office opened (April)

First healthcare client in the Carolinas; longest running partnership to date (May)

1999

Rob Eubank led the effort to form a new Internet development company called ettain,. with the tagline “Fast Forward Thinking” (November)

2000

APART values (Attitude, Performance, Accountability, Respect and Teamwork) were established as the cornerstone of ettain group’s culture

2002

TechSolutions acquires ettain, inc. and merges to form ettain group

The ettain, inc. logo evolves into the current logo (April)

ettain group moved to our current headquarters in The Design Center of the Carolinas (June)

2004

Reston, VA office opened (November)

2005

Raleigh, NC office opened

2008

Nashville, TN office opened

ettain group makes Inc. 5000 list of Fastest Growing Companies for the first time

2010

Winston-Salem, NC office opened

Recognized as #1 supplier for quality, service and volume by Fortune 200 healthcare client

2011

Dallas, TX office opened

Eclipsed 500 active contractors (April)

ettain group received Inavero’s Best of Staffing Award for Talent Satisfaction for the first time

All-In to Fight Cancer event founded in honor of ettain group partner, Rob Eubank

The Eubank Award, which recognizes an employee who exemplifies ettain group’s core APART Values, was created with the first winner awarded

2012

ettain group received Inavero’s Best of Staffing Award for Client Satisfaction for the first time

Established ettain group’s People Department

Delivery Center of Excellence opened in Charlotte, NC

ettain group makes NC Fast 40 list

ettain group named to Charlotte Business Journal Fast 50 list

ettain group makes the Inc. 5000 List of Fastest Growing Companies

2013

ettain group received Inavero’s Best of Staffing Award for Talent & Client Satisfaction the second time

ettain group ranked #31 on Staffing Industry Analyst’s Fastest Growing Firms list

ettain group makes NC Fast 40 list

ettain group named to the Inc. 5000 List of Fastest Growing Companies for the second consecutive year

2014

New Mainstream Capital (NMS) joins as investment partner (February)

Bank of America, Wells Fargo, and Cisco offices open

Established ettain group’s Digital Creative Practice

ettain group received Inavero’s Best of Staffing Award for Talent & Client Satisfaction the third time

ettain group ranked #25 on Staffing Industry Analyst’s Fastest Growing Firms list

ettain group ranked #35 on Staffing Industry Analyst’s Largest IT Staffing Companies list

ettain group named to the Inc. 5000 List of Fastest Growing Companies for the third consecutive year

2015

Established ettain group’s Healthcare Solutions Practice

ettain group acquires Dallas-based Timberhorn IT Solutions and opens office in Frisco, TX (October 30)

Eclipsed 1000 active contractors (October 30)

ettain group received Inavero’s Best of Staffing Award for Talent & Client Satisfaction the fourth time

ettain group ranked #32 on Staffing Industry Analyst’s list of Largest IT Staffing Companies

ettain group ranked #33 on Staffing Industry Analyst’s Fastest-Growing U.S. Staffing Companies list

ettain group receives TechServe Alliance Excellence Award

ettain group makes NC FAST 40 list

ettain group named to the Inc. 5000 List of Fastest Growing Companies for the fourth consecutive year

2016

Celebrated 20 years in business (January 15)

Looking forward to another 20 years…