September 16, 2013 – Mathys+Potestio, a creative and marketing industry staffing and recruiting firm, has opened an Austin location which will be headed Jackie Mathys and Steve Potestio. Ms. Mathys launched and ran Protem Staffing’s successful creative division, and later became a partner in Mathys McCleod Creative Staffing. Mr. Potestio has been in the creative industry for over 26 years. He has launched three successful businesses focusing on creative industry recruitment, talent management, HR, and staffing. “Austin is a great market for our expansion because our relationship-first philosophy and our deep experience in the creative service industry will resonate with employers and talent,” said Steve Potestio, co-founder, Mathys+Potestio. “Portland and Austin are both community minded cities that embrace entrepreneurs and people trying to build companies with strong values.” Mathys+Potestio’s primary service offerings emphasize temporary staffing, recruiting for full-time positions, and HR consulting to the creative, digital, and marketing communities.