John J. Cassese
Founder – Managing Partner

John Cassese is an industry pioneer with over 40 years in the IT Services, Solutions and Consulting business. Formerly, John was co-founder and CEO of Computer Horizons Corp. (CHC), which was the 12th largest publicly traded IT Professional Services firm, before he retired in 2003. During his tenure, John developed and brought new products and offering to market and opened CHC businesses around the world.

John is a Founding Member Partner of The C&L Group and is pioneering the Domestic Outsourcing solution known as Rural Sourcing. Nestled in Reading Pennsylvania, the C&L Group is providing high quality, well managed and lowered cost IT solutions that enable its clients to avoid sending large numbers of jobs offshore while still being able to lower significantly the total cost ownership for their IT projects.

Dan Liebman
President – Founder

Dan has spent 28 years in I.T. Professional Services providing sourcing, services and creative solutions to a variety Fortune 200 Companies, major banks and insurance firms. Dan’s vision lead him to co-found the C&L Group where he helped pioneer the Rural Sourcing concept that is providing a lower cost solutions to IT departments of large and mid-sized firms without the sacrifice of quality and the loss of jobs to overseas locations.

Prior to starting the C&L Group with his long-time friend and business associate, John Cassese, he spent 22 years developing the staff augmentation practice at Computer Horizons Corp, a top 15 IT Services and Solutions firm, as it leading Sales Manager. Dan has won many awards and has been the subject of several magazine and trade journal articles.

John P. Cassese
Senior Vice President

Over 30 years of experience in Contingent Staffing and Professional Services providing sourcing, sales, recruitment, and Human Capital management to Fortune 1000 firms. Currently functioning as a SR VP of Sales and Engagement Manager for the Financial Services Vertical/Division. Prior to joining VSG, John spent 4 years as a Procurement manager responsible for Contingent Sourcing , Pass-thru/Payroll of record services, and Strategic Staffing management at CITI. John Paul spent 19 years with Computer Horizons Corp and functioned as a Director of Professional Services, VP of Sourcing, Recruiting Manager, Account manager and recruiter.

David Cassese
Senior Vice President

David Cassese, Senior Vice President Veterans Sourcing Group. Over 25 years experience in the IT and non IT staffing industry. Current responsibilities include a focus on VSG National account business development, human resource and talent acquisition, as well as business development and operations.

As a seasoned executive and thought leader, David has spent his entire career within the staffing/solutions industry. Through David’s vision and expertise he has provided Customers the ability to solve their Contingent staffing needs with creative solutions that emphasize operational excellence and a high quality of customer care and service Prior to joining VSG, David spent 15 years with Computer Horizons Corp. as a Regional Vice President of Sales.


Ingrid Lopez
Director of Administration

Ingrid Lopez is an extraordinary administrative manager with more than 15 years experience running an IT Professional Services firm’s administrative command center.  Ingrid currently oversees all headquarters and field administration, clerical and personnel activities.  Ingrid has been with C&L Group from day one and installed all office systems, procedures and methodologies.  Ingrid’s attention to detail comes in handy when she executes contractual agreements; administers the benefits program; supervises accounting and bookkeeping; manages the clerical and administrative staff and provides direct support to the Sales and Recruiting managers.