IT Recruiting For Full-Time

Our Team

The landscape of the IT industry is ever changing, but at EDP World, Inc. , we believe there are some things that should never change:

Our winning strategy can be your winning strategy:

EDP World's reputation, as well as our ability to serve our clients and candidates, can only be as good as our employees. The quality of our service is dependent upon the job satisfaction enjoyed by our Recruiters and Account Managers. The fact that a large part of our team has worked together for over 10 years, with many over 15 or 20 years, is testament to the fact that EDP World knows how to retain talent. If we can sustain growth and success over the years and through decades of economic turbulence, you can be assured that we are a valuable partner to our clients in these matters. If we can retain our talented employees, we can advise our clients on how to choose wisely when seeking an employee. Let our experience inform your experience.

Dedicated, Caring Individuals

Our dedication to our clients and candidates is enhanced by and reflected in our commitment to community. Our team is dedicated to actively serving our community through the following organizations: Alliance for Lupus Research, American Cancer Society, ASPCA, The Central Park Conservancy, The Children’s Aid Society Mentor Program, Community Emergency Response Team – New Canaan, CT, The Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America, Fresh Air Fund, Hedge Funds Care, The Joe Torre Safe at Home Foundation, Junior Achievement, St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital Partners in Hope, Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Make A Wish Foundation, March of Dimes, Paddlers for Humanity, Planned Parenthood, United Way.

Expert, Professional Service:

Our team consists of some of the most established experts in the IT search industry. Collectively, we have more knowledge, more connections, and more experience than you’ll find anywhere else. This high standard of proficiency is not only an integral part of our corporate culture, but is essential in delivering the superior IT recruiting solutions our clients and candidates have come to know and expect.

EDP World, Inc. would like to recognize the following team members for their dedicated service:

Elyse Klein

Elyse Klein


Elyse began her career with EDP World, Inc. in 1979, joining the firm as a recruiter of IT professionals and servicing a variety of industries. Elyse quickly built and cultivated the business, recognizing the opportunity to expand into the technology consulting and operations space. Soon after, EDP World became one of the first staffing agencies dedicated solely to the placement of IT professionals on a fulltime, consulting, and retained search basis. In 2000, Elyse became a founding partner in RWD Executive Search, which was later acquired by EDP World, Inc. Under Elyse’s 40 year’s of leadership, EDP World has shifted its focus and grown to become a market leader within the IT staffing and consulting industry. Today, Elyse plays a strategic role in EDP World’s day to day operations, and is a member of the Women’s Bond Club. Elyse is a graduate of the State University of New York at Albany, with a BA degree in Education and Languages.

Deborah McDermott

Deborah McDermott

Chief Financial Officer

Deborah is responsible for all of the company’s financial functions including accounting, audits, billings, revenues, costs and budgeting. She also leads all human resources activities. Her career spans more than 25 years of varied experience in financial management and business management. Deborah’s fiscal and corporate skills have successfully guided the firm through growth and acquisition, during both bear and bull markets. Prior to joining EDP World, Inc., Deborah built and managed her own accounting practice, where she served clients across the hospitality, retail, legal and real estate industries. Born in Chicago, Deborah received her early education in Europe and then earned her degree in Accounting from Pace University.

Zoe Berger

Zoe Berger

Assistant Controller