About Us

Impact Personnel is a premier recruiting firm with an established record of success in the Northeast for more than 29 years.  Specialists in direct hire and temporary staffing, we source and identify top talent for corporations, and small and medium-sized businesses.

At Impact, we work diligently to know the culture of our companies. Our experienced staffing consultants present top-tier candidates who not only meet the requirements of a position but can flourish in the specific work environment.

As an independent, boutique staffing firm, Impact delivers responsive, timely, and personalized service to our clients and candidates. We are widely recognized for our integrity and ethics.

OUR TEAM

Maryann Donovan - President

Since founding Impact Personnel in 1989, Maryann has maintained a long-term commitment to staffing excellence. Working with her team of expert consultants, Maryann has built one of the premier staffing firms in the recruiting industry. Maryann has wide-ranging ties in the Fairfield County and metropolitan New York business communities. She is a graduate of Fairfield University where she has served on the Alumni Board of Directors. She is a member of Who’s Who in the East and of the prestigious Women Presidents Organization (WPO). She recently chaired the Career Committee for the Gettysburg College Parents Advisory Board. 

Currently, Maryann is the Director of Membership for the Southern Connecticut SHRM board. 

In addition, Maryann was a member of the board of directors of Dress for Success Mid-Fairfield County, and Operation Hope in Fairfield, CT.

Kate Minion

Bio coming soon.

Sarah Zappone

Bio coming soon.

Mike Grasso

Mike leads Impact’s Technology Staffing group with a focus on the East Coast markets overseeing IT staffing and sales. With 15 years of experience as an IT staffing and consulting professional, Mike has an established record of managing and expanding client relationships to help them address ever-changing technology needs. Before relocating to Connecticut, Mike was a Vice President at Chase Technology Consultants, a recruiting firm in Boston. 

Widely recognized in the IT staffing field for building value-added relationships, Mike provides clients with superior service and local market expertise. Mike delivers high quality referrals, whether its for volume staffing requirements or individual niche skill sets. 

Mike has a bachelor of science degree from the University of Massachusetts.