Keith Clark named Snelling General Counsel

National staffing services firm hires new chief legal officer

SnellingDALLAS, November 17, 2014 – Dallas-based Snelling has named Keith Clark general counsel for the the national staffing services firm. Most recently, Clark spent nearly seven years as chief legal officer, CCO and COO at a publicly traded multinational firm that develops high-quality health and fitness, weight-management and skin care products, after having begun his practice at the Dallas office of Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer and Feld.

“Keith’s legal expertise, paired with his franchising and business experience, makes him an excellent fit for Snelling,” said David Allen, Snelling’s President and CEO. “We know he will be a tremendous asset to our team.”

Clark received his undergraduate degree at Texas Christian University and his JD and MBA at The University of Texas at Austin. In addition to his 20+ years of legal experience, Clark also spent more than a decade working with businesses to develop and expand franchising opportunities.

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About Snelling:

Snelling is a full-service, WBENC-certified workforce management and job placement firm serving career placement, temporary-to-hire and temporary employment needs. Since opening its first office in 1951 in Pennsylvania, Snelling has grown to more than 100 office locations throughout the United States and annual revenue of $320 million. Snelling is committed to helping businesses, candidates and communities prosper by creating successful employment connections. For more information, visit

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