Senior Leadership Team
Abby Kaiser, Founder and CEO
Abby Kaiser is the Founder and CEO at BHT Staffing. Abby’s career spans over 30 years where she began at what was once the Big 8 Accounting Firm, Deloitte, Haskin and Sells (Deloitte and Touche). After leaving public accounting, Abby joined Paramount Pictures and continued her accounting career at the multibillion dollar media and entertainment conglomerate, Viacom, Inc. Abby’s career took off on a very quick trajectory being promoted to Vice President, Assistant Treasurer for all domestic and global cash management, foreign currency risk management and investment oversight for all of Viacom’s 401(k) and pension assets. Upon leaving Viacom, Abby started her own accounting and finance organization with clients throughout NY, including IT staffing company, Eric Robert Associates. After several years with Eric Robert Associates, Abby founded her own IT staffing company based in South Florida, Blue Horizon Tek Solutions, Inc. including BHT Staffing, BHT Tactical Solutions and Vets4IT.
At Blue Horizon Tek Solutions, Abby takes the financial reigns and is responsible for all financial and business aspects and decisions for the company. She is also the Co-Head of Values at Blue Horizon where she works closely with Eric Silverman to drive the culture of the firm, keeping to the core values it’s built on and ensuring they flow consistently throughout the company day by day.
Eric Silverman, Co-Founder and COO
Eric Silverman is the Co-Founder and COO at Blue Horizon Tek Solutions. Eric brings to the company over 30 years of experience in the IT staffing industry. Eric began his staffing career in 1986 with kForce, formerly known as Source EDP. Driven by an entrepreneurial spirit, Eric went on to create Eric Robert Associates in 1991, which soon became one of New York’s premier IT staffing and consulting firms. After moving to Florida, Eric co-founded Blue Horizon Tek Solutions along with Abby Kaiser to continue his work in IT Staffing.
Eric is dedicated and committed to superior service, 24/7 availability and continued emphasis on meeting the needs of constituents, clients and candidates in a timely manner. With a keen sense of communication and a strong belief in transparency, Eric is able to reduce time in filling critical open requirements by maintaining trusted relationships throughout the industry.
In addition to leading the business, Eric also dedicates his time to being a Professional Career Coach, guiding the careers of thousands of IT professionals including CIOs, CTOs, directors, project managers and developers. Eric is an active member of Tech Serve Alliance, a national association of computer consulting businesses, and the industry’s number one authority on ethics, integrity and best practices for the IT Staffing Industry.
George J. Thomas, Managing Director
George J. Thomas joined Blue Horizon in May 2017 as Managing Director responsible for leading, coordinating and driving the company’s sales, marketing and recruiting functions for USA operations. George has complete oversight of all sales and recruiting staff resources and is responsible for developing strategic sales selling cycles and methodologies, recruitment matrix and standards.
George is at the forefront of US Military Veteran Hiring in the technology industry. He has successfully designed, developed and implemented Veteran Hiring Programs at several Fortune 100 corporations from coast to coast. George is the driving force behind Blue Horizon’s Vets 4 IT division whose mission is to redeploy US Military Veterans who have served our country back into the civilian workforce specifically in IT related positions. George will also continue to establish new veteran programs at those companies interested in making the investment and giving back to those who have sacrificed for our country.
George is responsible for all Blue Horizon offices including New York, Ft. Lauderdale, Charlotte and Orlando.