Landrum Human Resource Companies, Inc., an industry leader in staffing and human resources will be opening a new branch office in Ft. Walton Beach in early July. The new office will provide support for Landrum clients in Okaloosa and Walton counties and extend their service offerings to area businesses as well as provide employment opportunities for residents.

Plans are underway for the new 2,400 square foot office space at Uptown Station, 99 Eglin Parkway NE. “Opening our office will give us the opportunity to expand and provide the level of professional service to the Fort Walton Beach area that our Pensacola customers have enjoyed for many, many years,” says Denise McLeod, Vice President and COO of Landrum Staffing Services.

Landrum's Ft Walton location will offer full service human resource management for employers and job seekers located in not only Ft Walton, but also Destin, Niceville, Crestview and the surrounding area. Human resource professionals will be on staff to provide assistance to businesses looking to hire employees and applicants looking for meaningful employment. Consulting and PEO (employee leasing) services are also a large part of Landrum's core expertise. Partnering with Landrum gives companies the ability to focus on growing their business while knowing their employment and human resources needs are protected.

“The Landrum Team is very excited to open this new office and be a member of the Okaloosa/Walton community, as we have provided service to this area of Northwest Florida for many years,” said Britt Landrum III, Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of Landrum Companies.

Headquartered in Pensacola, Fl., Landrum Human Resources Companies, Inc. provides human resource services to businesses, industries, governmental agencies and non-profit organizations throughout the southeastern United States. Its divisions include Landrum Staffing, Landrum Consulting and Landrum Professional Employer Services. H. Britt Landrum, Jr. started the company over forty years ago in a small office in Pensacola. Today the Landrum companies provide services to over 1,000 clients and 10,000 employees in more than thirty states. For more information about Landrum please visit our website Subscribe to our blog .

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