Meet the Team

We are committed to ensuring your success!

Brian Murphy

Founder and President


Brian has 20 years in the staffing and recruiting industry and started Vertek in September 2006. Brian believes strongly in treating people with respect and seeing the best in everyone. Brian is active in the Middle Tennenesse business community, local charities, youth sports and the Nashville Entrepreneurs Organization (EO).

Kevin Murphy

Partner, Chief Operations Officer


Kevin brings over 20 years of Sales and Sales Management experience to Vertek Solutions. Previously in the employee benefits industry, he has found a passion for the staffing industry and truly enjoys matching candidates with his clients. “When you can match talent and personality to a company’s culture and needs, it is so rewarding. Both parties benefit and long term success is inevitable.”

Jill Elefante

SVP, Business Development


Jill’s outgoing personality truly connects with each of her clients and develops a partnership with trust and transparency at the forefront. She ensures she has a full understanding of her client’s needs to streamline the hiring process as best as possible! Fun facts: Jill has travelled to more international countries than states in the US, she used to be in the Forensics field before transitioning into staffing, and she loves playing with her two fur babies.

Marjorie Cheatham

Sr. Technical Recruiter


Marjorie has over 20 years in Technology Staffing. Her longevity in technology and her qualification skills allow her to make the right match for both candidates and clients. She truly loves to help people and businesses achieve their goals! Fun Fact: Marjorie was a band geek in high school and has some crazy skills in jumping rope!