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Engage PEO Continues to Grow Sales Team

Frank Papadakis joins as Vice President of Sales for Florida

Fort Lauderdale, Fla. – November 1, 2021 – Engage PEO, a leading professional employer organization providing HR outsourcing solutions to small and mid-sized businesses across the U.S., today announced that Frank Papadakis has joined the company as Vice President of Sales for Florida. Papadakis is based in Tampa and will focus on adding new business to Engage’s established roster of clients in the Southeast and nationally.

“We are excited to welcome Frank, yet another experienced PEO sales executive joining the Engage team this year,” said CEO Jay Starkman. “Insurance brokers and employers across Florida and the Southeast know Engage and our unique service and delivery model very well. This area is home to some of our most successful and long-standing clients and referral partners, and we look forward to Frank expanding our reach in this market.   

Papadakis has more than a decade of business development and management experience, primarily in the HR outsourcing industry. He recently served as a national sales broker and a senior district manager for two large national PEOs.

A New York native and graduate of St. John's University, Papadakis is an accomplished, multiple President’s Club award-winning sales producer and a licensed Life & Health insurance agent.

About Engage PEO

Engage PEO delivers comprehensive HR solutions to small and mid-sized businesses nationwide, sharpening their competitive advantage. Comprised of the industry’s most respected veteran professional employer organization executives, certified HR professionals, and attorneys, Engage PEO provides hands-on, expert HR services and counsel to help clients minimize cost and maximize efficiency for stronger business performance.  The company’s superior service offering includes a full range of payroll technology and tax administration, employer compliance, health and workers’ compensation insurance products, advanced technology, and risk management services part of an extensive suite of HR services. Engage PEO was among the first PEOs awarded the Certified Professional Employer Organization (CPEO) designation by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), ensuring greater benefits for small and mid-sized businesses such as tax advantages and financial protections. Engage PEO is also accredited by the Employer Services Assurance Corporation. Engage PEO was named to Inc. magazine’s list of the 5000 fastest-growing companies every year since 2016. For more information on Engage PEO, visit