Richard McGee, Jr.

President and CEO

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Richard McGee, Jr. was raised in the family business. As a teenager his father put him to work in the supply warehouse and on floor crews. He has truly learned Abacus from the ground up.

Richard is a 1983 alumni of McDonogh School and later graduated from Auburn University in 1988 with a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice.

Upon graduation from Auburn he began full-time with Abacus as an Account Executive. In 1993 Richard was named Executive Vice President and was responsible for Security Operations among other responsibilities. He has stayed active in Security and Loss Prevention and is a member of the American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS).

In 2005 he was named President of Abacus and is actively involved with all areas of the business with a special emphasis in client relations and development as well as finance and insurance. He sits on the Liberty Mutual Client Advisory Board.

Mr. McGee is the proud father of three children.

  • “We chose Abacus to support us in our seasonal hiring initiative – we found their workforce full of energy and eager to grow. We were very happy to have hired directly 25% of the seasonal workers and look forward to their long-term contribution in our organization.”

    -Molly, Distribution Center Human Resources Director
  • “I moved to the area with my wife to support her in her new job and found myself out of work for the first time. Abacus was able, within days, to find a new role where I was able to bring my talents and grow in ways, I never imagined were possible.”

    -Mike, Baltimore, MD
  • “We have found that be counting on Abacus for our staff recruiting needs, our internal team is able to focus on our core mission and spend less time searching for qualified candidates. Our relationship manager is there for us every step of the way and we look forward to our future with Abacus.”

    -Eva, Call Center Director
  • “After my enlistment in the Air Force ended and I returned home, I found Abacus who helped me begin the next phase of my life. I was placed in a position with a Fortune 500 company and after several months I was promoted into a long-term position. I look forward to growing as a professional and bringing my experience and training to support this new mission.”

    -Andre, Atlanta, GA
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