About Us

History

  • 1980

    Founding of GCR in Waltham MA, with primary focus on software development.

  • 1982

    Recruiting focus is 80% software development and engineering and 20% ongoing support of customer’s software.

  • 1984

    Recruiting focus is 60% manufacturing, 30% software development and engineering, 10% support of customer software. Build proprietary customized applicant tracking system.

  • 1991

    Purchase of niche recruiting company specializing in software engineering.


  • 1992

    Founded, developed and staffed company to create niche cost-accounting software application. Purchase of niche recruiting firm for sales and marketing executives.

  • 1993

    Move to 24 Ray Avenue, Burlington, MA.

  • 1995

    Increasing gains in commercial, medical device, pharmaceutical, IT industries. First on-site vendor win for international printer developer and manufacturer.

  • 1999

    Sold cost-accounting software application company to Price Waterhouse.

  • 2000

    Reach 50% manufacturing and 50% IT.

  • 2001

    Executive buyout in ownership, develop 5-year plan to diversify GCR, go national. Expand staff and facilities.

  • 2002

    Add Permanent Placement Division.

  • 2003

    Move to New England Executive Park to accommodate expansion.

  • 2007

    5th year of annual growth between 20-25%.

  • 2008

    Purchase new corporate headquarters on Cambridge Street, Burlington, MA.

  • 2009

    Open National Division office in Cary, North Carolina.

  • 2010

    Recruiting focus is 85% engineering and IT with major multi-year defense contract award requiring staff expansion and additional recruiters and administrative support.