May 5, 2014 – Recruiting firm Stephen James Associates (SJA), a division of Allegis Group, has opened its first international office in Vancouver, BC, Canada, as well as a new office in Tampa. The new Tampa location expands on Stephen James Associates’ current operations in Ft. Lauderdale and Orlando. Clients in these markets will be able to work with the firm to find talent in the accounting and finance areas. “We’re very excited to begin operations in Canada and expand our growing footprint in Florida,” said Bob Anstiss, senior vice president. “These new locations will help us continue to build on the incredible momentum we’ve established over the past year and allow us to better deliver high levels of service in the industry to every client and candidate.” Now operating in 32 markets across North America, SJA provides professional, managerial, and executive recruitment and talent acquisition for contingent and retained engagements for permanent placement or interim/project consulting assignments.