About Financial Talent Group

Founded in 2022, Financial Talent Group emerged as a premier staffing agency, dedicated to serving the greater Colorado region to include Colorado Springs, Denver and Pueblo metro markets. Our focus is on providing professional, tailor-made, guaranteed staffing solutions for top-tier professionals supporting businesses from innovative start-ups to Fortune 500 companies.

With decades of expertise in recruiting services to include financial recruitment, FTG stands out in the staffing agency marketplace by offering a cost effective and personalized recruiting solution. Our dedicated team of recruiters, specializing in accounting and financial, administrative and executive recruiting, extends our reach through the state of Colorado, connecting you with hard-to-find talent that perfectly fits your team.

We take pride in our unwavering commitment to superior customer service, ensuring that your staffing needs in today’s dynamic business landscape are always our top priority.

Our team at Financial Talent Group offers

Talent acquisition and career placement with an organic understanding of what professionals and companies need in order to thrive.

Melissa Scruggs


About our President

Melissa Scruggs, President of the newly formed organization, Financial Talent Group specializes in direct hiring placement of highly skilled accounting, finance, administrative and executive professionals throughout Colorado.

Scruggs and her team at FTG utilize their local, professional partnerships to identify standout talent and provide career engagement for candidates in search of new opportunities. FTG is founded on strong leadership principles with the mission to provide superior customer service, transparent communication and guaranteed satisfaction. 

In her former role, Scruggs served as Vice President & Director of a global Fortune 500 staffing organization for more than 15 years, managing the growing footprint in Southern Colorado by hiring, mentoring and training recruiting staff. She consistently exceeded budgeted financial goals, while maintaining customer satisfaction. She led sales teams at Hewlett Packard within the Public Sector line of business for nearly five years. Scruggs also managed corporate travel and corporate travel procurement with Maritz Travel. She was the recipient of the “Reach for the Stars” award, nine years in a row, and received accolades for her production and leadership. 

Scruggs is a Colorado native with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, and is proud to raise her two boys in the same growing community. She is actively involved in local organizations serving as Board Chair for the Better Business Bureau of the Pikes Peak Region-Southern Colorado, a Board Member for the Accounting Advisory Board with Pikes Peak State College, the past President of the Pikes Peak Institute of Management Accountants, a member University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Employer Advisory Counsel and an active supporter of Head Start and the Multiple Sclerosis Society. Most recently, she serves on the board of directors for Southern Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce and Southern Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce Foundation.

"Melissa and her team have an amazing instinct when it comes to recruiting! From the start, it was clear that they fully understood my holistic career goals. Thanks to their knowledge and willingness to listen, I was able to seamlessly transition into a new role with a company that I've long admired."

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