Chief Operations Officer
Kforce is an award-winning professional staffing agency that provides strategic partnership in the areas of Technology and Finance & Accounting.
Kye Mitchell is a COO, Advisor, and Board Member with deep expertise in technology, professional services, and human capital solutions. Over the past 30 years, she has worked with mature organizations and startups and developed a reputation for driving consistent revenue growth. She does this through scaling businesses, leading turnarounds and transformations, architecting strategies to capitalize on digital disruption, and successfully integrating acquisitions. Kye is a highly sought-after Consultant and Advisor, providing guidance to startups, established companies, and federal governments, utilizing her experience across: • Revenue Growth • Digital Transformation • Big Data and AI Solutions • Talent Management • M&A and Integrations Kye co-founded and launched VistaRMS, a private IT consulting firm, where she rapidly grew the business to 700+ employees and was identified by Inc Magazine as the #2 Fastest Growing Private Firm. In 2004, Kye played a leading role in the strategic acquisition by Kforce, including leading the company valuation and negotiations, before transitioning to Kforce as VP and working into the Chief Operations Officer role of $1.6B organization. As COO of Kforce, Kye has led the successful turnaround of a mature operation, increasing the stock performance and profitable revenue growth. She pivoted to 85% technology-based business services, setting Kforce on a path towards 30% YoY growth Q3 2021. Kye partners with C-suite leaders across multiple verticals – Financial Services, Public Sector, Technology, Healthcare, and Communications – to align technology to business outcomes and drive digital and business transformations for 70% of Fortune 500 companies. Driven by a customer-focused approach to service delivery, she led the team that developed and implemented an acquisition and retention focused UX blueprint, resulting in the client being recognized as #1 in the 2021 J.D. Power Shopping Study. Kye Mitchell is an influential thought leader, presenting at several notable events including AnitaB.org’s annual Grace Hopper Conference, where she spoke on “Managing Change in Your Organization,” and recognized as one of Staffing Industry Analysts’ “Global Power 150 – Women in Staffing” for four consecutive years (2018-2021). She was honored as the youngest Liberal Arts Centennial Fellow at Penn State and awarded the “2018 Businesswoman of the Year” by the Tampa Bay Business Journal. In her free time, Kye enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and all things Disney.