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Engage PEO Appoints Joseph Tuskan As Regional Vice President of Sales for the Western United States

Tuskan to Lead Growth Strategy to Expand Engage's Presence in California and the West

Fort Lauderdale, Fla. – June 8, 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 Joseph Tuskan has joined the company in the newly created role of Regional Vice President of Sales for the Western United States. 

"I am thrilled to welcome Joe to the Engage team. He is a highly accomplished and well-respected PEO sales leader. Those who know and have worked with Joe describe him as a veritable encyclopedia of PEO," said Jay Starkman, chief executive officer of Engage. "Joe will serve as the regional vice president of sales to support our goal to materially grow our California presence and bring Engage's leading HR solutions to more businesses across the West. Joe's level of PEO sales experience and knowledge of the business environment in California make him a perfect fit for the role."

Joe began his career in PEO as the industry itself was emerging. He brings more than 25 years of experience in PEO and HR outsourcing consulting to Engage, with significant expertise in sales training and strategy development. Most recently, Joe served as the district sales manager in California for a large, national PEO. 

Based in San Diego, California, Joe is a licensed Property and Casualty broker and has an MBA in international business, trade, and commerce from National University.

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 health and workers’ compensation insurance products, payroll technology and tax administration, risk management services and advanced technology as part of an extensive suite of HR services. Engage PEO was awarded the designation of Certified Professional Employer Organization (CPEO) 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

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