Freddy grew up in Los Angeles, California but got to Texas as fast as he could! The oldest son of Ecuadorian Immigrants, Freddy grew up believing that entrepreneurship and civic leadership went hand-in-hand. Freddy has had a front row seat at what it means to build big business while building and giving back to your community.
Today, Freddy serves as President of Talent Solutions for Pinnacle Group; the industry’s largest diverse owned workforce solutions company. Freddy is responsible for strengthening and streamlining the company’s business strategy, service delivery, and sales throughout North America.
As one of the founding employees of Pinnacle Group and one of the most tenured executives, Freddy has been integral to the company’s growth and current market position. Pinnacle Group has been recognized with more than 92 local and national awards for business excellence, including listing 12 times on Inc. 500/5000 Fastest-Growing Companies, Women Presidents’ Organizations No. 1 Fastest-Growing Women-Owned/Led Firms in the Country (2015 & 2018) and Staffing Industry Analysts Fastest-Growing Firms for 10 consecutive years. Pinnacle has been featured in Fortune, Forbes, Fast Company, Inc, Lean IN, Kiplinger and Entrepreneur Magazine.
On a community level, Freddy is no stranger to giving back. Throughout his business success Freddy has dedicated significant time and resources to initiatives that benefit young children, women, military veterans, the homeless, including The Boys and Girls Club of America, Back on My Feet, Parents Step Ahead and Heroes for Children. Freddy currently resides in Dallas Texas with wife Lindy Vaca and their four daughters.