We are Not a Follower

Leading the march of change toward a new way of thinking about creative, digital, and marketing staffing.

Our Mission

We harness the power ofindividuals to change theway the world works.

By celebrating the unique abilities of our talent, we’re empowering the makers of the modern world to work smarter every day.

Our Vision

A world where talent andbusinesses are empowered torealize their highest potential.

As agents of change, we give our talent the freedom and independence to pursue better opportunities, and give our clients customized workforces built to fit their needs.

Our History

Agents of Change

We entered the world as MacTemps, a temp agency that specialized in procuring Mac-savvy talent. Today, we’re 27 domestic and 10 international offices strong, and the top 10 most valuable brands in the world rely on us for creative, digital, and marketing talent.

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Aquent is more than workforce evolution.

It's workforce revolution.

Executive Leadership

Driving toward sustainable,long-term success.

John Chuang

John Chuang

Co-Founder and CEO

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John Chuang

John Chuang

Co-Founder and CEO

John co-founded Aquent in 1986 while an undergraduate at Harvard University. Within five years he grew the company from dorm room startup to the 12th fastest growing private company in America. He has served as CEO from the beginning.

Over the course of his career John has been widely recognized for his entrepreneurial leadership and accomplishments. Accolades include: Boston Business Journal's, "40 Under 40", Mass High Tech's, "High Tech All Star," finalist for the Harvard Business School Club of New York’s, "America’s Entrepreneur Award," and Ernst and Young’s, “Entrepreneur of the Year” for New England. He was the subject of a Fast Company cover story and was the protagonist in a Harvard Business School case study.

John has served as president of the Massachusetts Association of Staffing Services and as chairman of the board of directors of Angie’s List (NASDAQ:ANGI). He also has served as a board member for the American Staffing Association, AIGA, and the Recycling Advisory Committee for the City of Cambridge, Massachusetts.

John earned a bachelor's degree cum laude from Harvard College and an MBA with honors from Harvard Business School.

Ann Webster

Ann Webster

President, Aquent, LLC

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Ann Webster

Ann Webster

President, Aquent, LLC

Ann oversees a network of 40-plus locations and more than 500 staff in seven countries. Since her start as an Aquent agent in 1990, Webster’s contributions in client development, talent sourcing, management, launching new services, and integrating acquisitions have been invaluable to the company’s continued success. Working closely with department and product leaders, Webster applies the strength of her business acumen, relentless holism, and authentic leadership towards the achievement of the company’s aggressive goals.

Ann has a bachelor’s degree in communications from Northern Arizona University. An enthusiastic self-learner, Ann is member of The Raffoni Group Key Executive Collective and a board member for non-profit Rumbarroco.

Cheryl King

Cheryl King

President, Aquent

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Cheryl King

Cheryl King

President, Aquent

Cheryl heads up the Technology sector and Aquent's Outsourcing division, Aquent Studios. Cheryl's mantra is to understand our clients' issues and goals so that we can get them the right solutions, whether they’re looking for talent to join their team or to outsource a project or team. She believes helping clients solve their problems using creativity and expertise to achieve efficiencies and quality results solidifies our partnership approach.

Cheryl holds a B.S. degree in business administration from California State University of Northridge.