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George Corona

George Corona, President and CEO, Kelly Services

George Corona is president and CEO of Kelly Services. Before being named CEO, Corona helped launch Kelly Educational Staffing, a specialty service, before being appointed executive vice president of the Americas. He was promoted to executive vice president and chief operating officer in 2009 and assumed responsibility for all of Kelly’s global operations.

As chief operating officer for Kelly Services, Corona oversaw the transformation of Kelly’s operating models to align with market demands, sharpened the company’s focus on areas that can best deliver profitable growth, and pressed for increased efficiency in delivering service to clients of all sizes.

Prior to joining Kelly, Corona held management roles at Digital Equipment Professional Services Group and Burroughs Corporation. He earned a master’s degree in business administration from Oakland University and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Wayne State University. He serves on the Board of Directors for the Detroit Regional Chamber and has previously served on the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago’s Advisory Council on Agriculture, Small Business, and Labor.