Company Information / History

Ryals & Associates, Inc. Search Services is a professional placement firm created in 1982 and incorporated in 1983 by Bobbi Ryals and Iris Brody Lopez and Steven Ryals. The company has a staff of 12 people located at 1814 Franklin Street, Suite 110, in Oakland, California. Ryals & Associates, Inc. Search Services can be reached by telephone at (510) 839-5100 and by facsimile at (510) 839-7793. The Temporary Division specializes in placing employees in Administrative, Clerical, Secretarial, Customer Service, Accounting and Bookkeeping, Legal/Litigation, Human Resources, Sales, Scientific and Technical positions.

Bobbi and Iris worked for other personnel services in the Bay Area before choosing the commitment and rewards of their own business, which is now nineteen years old. Together, they have built a firm which is determined to maintain high ethical standards and dedicated to the service of providing the highest caliber professional employees to Bay Area companies.

Today, Ryals & Associates, Inc. Search Services is 100% woman owned and operated by: Iris Brody Lopez, Chief Executive Officer and Bobbi Ryals, President. Jill Gaskins is our Controller and Corporate Secretary; Iris Brody Lopez manages our Temporary Division and Reginald Gates manages our Technical Division. Ryals & Associates, Inc. Search Services is a Certified Women Business Enterprise.

Community outreach and development is a priority for Ryals & Associates, Inc. Search Services. For this reason, our staff of professionals is active in a number of business, professional and community organizations. Iris Brody Lopez is past state president and current Government Affairs Chair for California Staffing Professionals (CSP). Iris is also actively involved with the Rotary Club of Oakland and served as their 99th president.

Ryals & Associates, Inc. Search Services has developed a solid base throughout Alameda, San Francisco, San Mateo, Contra Costa and South Bay counties. We are completely dedicated to the highest quality of service for our clients, as well as our employees.

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