Palmer Group Expands Business to Wisconsin

January 10, 2022 | West Des Moines, IA -- Palmer Group announces the expansion of business to Wisconsin, effective immediately. The 100% employee-owned company has been a part of the Iowa employment agency landscape since 1998 and is excited to grow its services as well as its mission, Making Lives Better, in the Midwest.

“We are excited about the next evolution of our organization by expanding our services into the Wisconsin market. Palmer Group has developed a trusted brand and reputation throughout Iowa in our 24 years of business and we hope to build that same level of trust in this new space. I am also thrilled about the experienced talent we have hired to help us hit the ground running in Wisconsin. We look forward to the opportunity to make a positive impact on the new communities in which we will be serving,” states David Leto, President at Palmer Group.

Leading the expansion efforts will be Territory Manager, Joe Collard. Collard joins the Palmer Group team as a Wisconsin native with over nine years of staffing and sales experience, and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay.

“Collard’s successful experience in the employment industry paired with his local Wisconsin knowledge will be key to growing our brand. We are eager for Collard to bring the company’s principles and values to the candidates and clients of Wisconsin, and to continue our legacy of making lives better,” says Chris Lorenz, Executive Vice President at Palmer Group.


Palmer Group is a premier employment agency that provides a range of services including Employer Services, Job Seeker Services, and Managed Services.

Areas of Expertise: Accounting & Finance, Administrative & Customer Service, Construction, Engineering & Manufacturing, Human Resources, Information Technology, Insurance, Mortgage & Banking, Sales & Marketing.