Doherty and Dahl Consulting Name Dan Friker Chief Revenue Officer

Doherty Staffing Solutions and Dahl Consulting, widely recognized as industry-leading, innovative staffing and recruiting companies, have named Daniel Friker as their new Chief Revenue Officer (CRO). 

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Friker, who previously held positions including CEO at Quess US, Vice President and General Manager at ManpowerGroup, and Director of Strategic Accounts at Experis, boasts extensive staffing experience in light industrial, information technology, accounting/finance, on-site, and solution selling sectors. In his new role with the Doherty family of companies, he will oversee all revenue-related functions for Doherty Staffing Solutions and Dahl Consulting to facilitate holistic integration and total talent solution sales success.

“On behalf of the Doherty family, we are thrilled to announce Dan’s appointment as our Chief Revenue Officer (CRO), marking a pivotal moment in our journey of growth and client-centric focus for both our organizations. As we continually streamline our market strategies and enhance client support, Dan’s extensive expertise will serve as a cornerstone in aligning our sales forces and empowering them to deliver total talent management solutions to our valued clients. His leadership will not only elevate our revenue-generating capabilities but also reinforce our commitment to excellence in serving our clientele. We warmly welcome Dan to our executive team and look forward to the positive impact his strategic focus will bring to our organizations.”
~ Valerie Doherty, Chief Executive Officer | Doherty Staffing Solutions and Dahl Consulting

Friker holds a master’s degree in Human Resources and Industrial Relations (HR/IR) from the University of Minnesota – Carlson School of Management and a bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Finance, as well as German from the University of Minnesota. A resident of Maple Grove, Minnesota, Dan Friker enjoys spending quality time with his wife and daughter when he’s not strategically advising businesses.

About Doherty Staffing Solutions
Headquartered in Minneapolis for over 40 years, Doherty Staffing Solutions offers customized workforce strategies to employers doing business in Minnesota and throughout the upper Midwest. The company is the largest family-owned, Minnesota-based staffing firm and has held WBENC woman-owned business certification since 2007. Doherty Staffing Solutions is proud to be recognized on Forbes 2023 America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms List, honored as a Minnesota Ethics Award Winner, and included on the Top USA Today Workplaces list for four consecutive years. Visit for more information.

About Dahl Consulting
Since 1993, Dahl Consulting has been a leader in providing and implementing adaptive staffing and workforce solutions for its clients across the nation. The company specializes in workforce process management, vendor management services, as well as sourcing and staffing solutions. Dahl Consulting has held WBENC woman-owned business certification since 2017, was named to Staffing Industry Analysts’ Top Diversity-owned Staffing Firms list since 2021, and has won the Best of Staffing Awards for four consecutive years for both client and talent satisfaction rating categories. Visit for more information.