In the next few weeks we’ll share more information about the ladies behind the recruitment, job placement, coaching, and operations of Matern Staffing.  Being a small business staffing agency serving the Greater Fredericksburg, VA area is no small task. This staffing posse expertly brings their warmth, compassion and professionalism to the employees, clients and community.

For our first installment, get to know more about Ginni Matern Mastin, President & Founder

Describe your current role at Matern Staffing in a few sentences. I’m “The Boss” responsible for the general operations including marketing, sales, client accounts, employee recruitment, payroll, and customer service.

Where/what was your first job?
Working the ticket booth @ Central Park Funland – making $5.15/hr

What do you like most about your job?
I enjoy helping others! I have always wanted to be in a position to help others, either professionally or medically.

Where did you grow up?
Stafford, VA

What’s the best piece of advice you have for job seekers?
Don’t give up…Keep trying

What are three words your coworkers would use to describe you?
Generous, motivating and supportive

What are your 3 favorite local restaurants?
Kybecca, Castiglia’s & Mason-Dixon Cafe

What is your favorite thing to do on the weekend? 
Anything outdoors!

Where do you most want to travel, but have never been?

African Safari, Fuji, and mission trip to Haiti

Are you more of a college or professional football fan? Fave team?
Professional – Go Redskins!

What’s on your bucket list this year?
Go to Las Vegas to see Britney Spears and complete two half marathons before

What is the most played song on your music list?
Anything Dr. Dre and Britney Spears!

Would you rather travel by plane, train or automobile?
I hate to drive, so I prefer to fly. But, if I could run to work, I would!