WAKEFIELD, Mass., March 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Eliassen Group, a leading technology staffing and consulting services firm, has been named to the Boston Business Journal's Pacesetters List for 2012. This year's compilation recognizes the top 73 fastest-growing private companies in Massachusetts based on revenue growth from 2008 through 2011. Eliassen Group experienced a 54 percent growth rate during that time, cementing its position as one of the largest staffing firms in the Boston area with two Massachusetts-based offices and additional locations in New York City, Charlotte, N.C., Baltimore, Bethesda, Md., and Philadelphia. "Our success is a direct result of all the hard work our employees and consultants engage in on a daily basis," said Dave MacKeen, CEO of Eliassen Group. "They are a dedicated, diligent group that incessantly strives to understand and fulfill the needs of our clients and the constituencies that their businesses serve." "Fast-growing private companies are at the core of Boston's economic strength," said Chris McIntosh, publisher of the Boston Business Journal. "Our Pacesetters list is a celebration of local innovation and business leadership." The winners and their final rank, along with the Elite Pacesetters, will be recognized at the annual breakfast Thursday, April 26 at the Westin Copley Hotel in Boston from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. Eliassen Group has also been recognized as a Pacesetter award winner in 2008, 2009 and 2010. About Eliassen GroupFounded in 1989, Eliassen Group drives success for its clients, consultants, and employees within Technology Staffing, Agile Services, Life Sciences Consulting, Accounting and Finance, eClinical Solutions, Workforce Management and Government Services. We are determined to be at the forefront of innovation by uniting the right people and solutions within successful companies that drive their business. Eliassen Group is a privately held company and headquartered in Wakefield, MA. For more information, please contact us at 800-354-2773.