Tim Simmerly

President, The Planet Group at The Planet Group

Tim Simmerly is the President of The Planet Group and oversees global strategy as well as the day-to-day operations for the global staffing and consulting companies. With more than twenty years of experience in talent and human capital services, Tim has helped launch three of Planet's companies and continues to lead them today: Planet Forward, PFES, and Rokster.

Tim's leadership ability, business development acumen, and operational excellence are key to his role in expanding The Planet Group into new market segments worldwide.

Tim joined the Planet Group of Companies in 2009 and has held numerous leadership positions including Director of Business Development, Vice President, and Executive Vice President.


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  • President, The Planet Group

    Current role

  • President, Planet Forward & PFES

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