Cynthia J. Pasky set ambitious goals when she founded Strategic Staffing Solutions (S3) in 1990. Over the ensuing years, the president and CEO transformed the startup into an international $264 million IT and business services company. S_ was named a top woman-owned business by Women’s Enterprise Magazine and a top diversity-owned business by The company was also recognized as a Cool Place to Work by Crain’s Detroit Business and one of Michigan’s Economic Bright Spots by Corp! magazine. In addition to serving on numerous boards, Pasky was named 2014 Executive of the Year by the Detroit Executives Association.