Robert Svet founded Eastridge in 1972. Robert led the organization from its humble beginnings to a global workforce solutions provider.
After being diagnosed with ALS in 2015, Robert stepped down as CEO to serve as Chairman of the Board. He served as Chairman until he passed away in January, 2017. His vision, spirit, and values will always guide Eastridge.
He was a past chair member of the California Staffing Professionals, where he additionally served as a past president for the San Diego chapter. In 2010, Robert co-founded the Forget Me Not Foundation and in 2016 won San Diego Business Journal's Most Admired CEO Award in the category of large, privately-held companies.