Emerson Hodes.

Strategic Partner

Emerson moved back to his hometown to join the Chief of Staff team in 2018. He has extensive experience with recruiting and sales and is a key contributor in both areas for COS. Emerson is a people person at heart and enjoys networking and building strong business relationships with candidates and clients.

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“Chief of Staff is the best temp to hire service that I have used in the 9 years I have been a business owner. The communication between the staff and their clients is unparalleled. The greatest attribute of a business is not when things run smooth, it is when we find out there is an issue or a concern and how it is handled in a professional, timely manner. I would recommend hiring Chief of Staff to any business that is just needing temporary help or looking to hire a permanent employee.”

– Vicki, Business Owner


Emerson is a Vanderbilt graduate and has lived in Las Vegas and Nashville post-grad.

Outside of the office, Emerson enjoys organizing events for The Loop KC, going to concerts and music festivals across the country, and following Kansas City sports teams. He also has a passion for entrepreneurship and building out business concepts in his free time.

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Music Festival Salesman

Favorite workday lunch spot:

Jalapenos Brookside