Meet Our Team
Advantage xPO’s unique approach to talent acquisition revolves around our ability to effectively manage to three operational areas of excellence: people, process and technology. We invest in our people and foster professional development that benefits our clients at every turn.
Sr. Vice President, Advantage xPO
Joshua Smith serves as Senior Vice President of Advantage xPO, the workforce solutions division of Advantage Resourcing Group, providing Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO), Managed Service Provider (MSP), and Business Process Outsourcing (BPO). Since joining Advantage Resourcing Group in 2004, Smith has held a number of positions with increasing responsibility in both operations and sales throughout his tenure. He is responsible for leading client development, account strategy and service delivery across the Advantage xPO client portfolio.
As an experienced leader in strategic workforce solutions, Smith has distinguished himself as a results-driven performer with a strong business acumen for developing and deploying best in class programs within this discipline. He has successfully managed large teams and delivered client-focused strategies across the US. His contributions to the growth of our company have led to eleven consecutive years of recognition.
Roberta Coggins joined Advantage xPO in 2007 as a Recruiter onsite at a prestigious global banking institution supporting Finance. Roberta was promoted to Senior Recruiter then Program Manager in 2013 for the account. She was responsible for account delivery management and revenue.
Prior to joining Advantage xPO, Roberta was with the Intercontinental Exchange, ICE (formerly the New York Stock Exchange) for seven years managing the MSP program. She holds a Masters in Human Resource Management from Long Island University and a B.S from Medgar Evers College, CUNY.
Rob Romano joined Advantage Resourcing in September 2004 having worked in the staffing industry for over 16 years. Rob started his tenure as an Account Manager, before moving into the role of Regional Safety Manager supporting both Advantage Resourcing and Advantage xPO. In October 2013, he was named Sr. Program Manager of Advantage xPO Business Process Outsourcing accounts and in June 2015 was promoted to BPO Program Director. As a BPO Program Director, he oversees delivery management, profitability, and growth of BPO business in North America.
Rob holds a Bachelors degree from Rhode Island College.