Matlen Silver names Vidal its new CEO

Matlen Silver, a Somerville-based recruitment firm, announced recently it has appointed Manuel Vidal its new CEO.

Manuel Vidal, CEO, Matlen Silver.

In this role, Vidal will be responsible for developing and executing the company’s short- and long-term strategies.

Vidal, who previously held the role of chief operating officer, has 23 years of experience in the staffing industry, exclusively with Matlen Silver.

“The appointment to CEO carries an immense amount of responsibility and I feel that Manny is the right person at the right time,” said James DeSilver, Chairman & President of Matlen Silver. “The decision to tap Manny for this job was made not only because of his exceptional performance over the past several years but also because of his passion for the business, our clients, and his unwavering commitment to the success of Matlen Silver.”