April 16, 2014 – F.A.I.T.H. Resources, a values and integrity-based recruitment and interim staffing firm specializing in finance, accounting, information technology and human resources, has merged with Advantage Placements, an Irvine-based recruitment firm. The new corporate headquarters will be located in Newport Beach. F.A.I.T.H. Resources will continue to be led by Joseph Ruiz, president and founding partner, who has 20 years of experience in specialized recruiting, contract staffing and business management. Mr. Ruiz will bring in long-time industry veteran and former co-founder of Advantage Placements, Elle MacKrell, as the new managing director at F.A.I.T.H. Resources. “By merging Advantage Placements into F.A.I.T.H. Resources, together we will be able to provide even greater levels of service and expanded resources to our clients,” said Mr. Ruiz.