President and CEO Cynthia J. Pasky founded IT staffing provider Strategic Staffing Solutions (S3) in 1990, leading the $320 million firm to rank as the 21st-largest IT staffing firms in the US in 2017. In addition to its 25 US locations, Detroit-based S3 has offices in seven European locations. With giving back an integral part of the S3 culture, last year the company donated more than $2 million to charities around the world. Pasky gives of herself as well, serving as chair of the Downtown Detroit Partnership, and on the boards of Business Leaders for Michigan and numerous Detroit nonprofits.