ERGs and High-Performance Leadership

 Sunny Ackerman

Vice President and General Manager Enterprise, Manpower North America 

As Vice President & General Manager of Enterprise Sales & Shared Services for Manpower North America, Sunny is responsible for the strategic direction, and operational and delivery oversight of multiple Manpower businesses in North America, including Managed Solutions, Center of Recruiting Excellence, Sales/Engineering and Operations, Compliance/and Implementation, Supplier Diversity as well as leading all Strategic and National Accounts with a primary focus on accelerating the growth and profitability of Manpower’s largest customers. Leading one of our largest sectors for Manpower North American, Sunny’s  oversees the  functions that drive business transformation and performance, ensuring employee alignment, service excellence, while create effective delivery models and growth of profitable solutions to the her North American customers. Sunny has over two decades of industry experience, and is recognized for conceptualizing and aligning talent/workforce strategies to business strategies.   

Prior to her appointment to Enterprise, North America VPGM, Sunny was the Vice President and General Manager of US Field Operations where she led the largest business unit for the Americas for ManpowerGroup with over $1.3B in revenue, 412 branches employing approximately 50,000 Associates on a weekly basis. In this role she oversaw a diverse team of sales and talent experts who connect clients with workforce solutions and people with meaningful work.   

With more than 20 years of staffing experience, Sunny was named by Staffing Industry Analyst to the “Global Power 100” – the most influential women in staffing. Sunny is often recognized for her labor market expertise, and well as addressing topics vital to women in the workplace.  Sunny serves as ManpowerGroup North America Executive Sponsor for ACE, ManpowerGroup’s largest employee resource group created to advocate, connect and elevate women at ManpowerGroup and serve as a catalyst for advancing their personal and professional development.