Background Screening Industry Veteran Joins Employment Screening Resources

Employment Screening Resources (ESR), an accredited background screening firm headquartered in the San Francisco Bay area, announced today that background screening industry veteran Brad Landin has joined the ESR Management team as Head of Production. Mr. Landin will be responsible for all aspects of daily production operations at Employment Screening Resources.

“I’m very excited to have opportunity to join the team at ESR and look forward to working on growing the company and creating real value for its clients,” said Landin, who brings over 30 years of management experience in both the private and public sectors and 20 years of experience in regulated industry compliance matters to ESR.

Mr. Landin has been in the employment screening industry since 1999 and was instrumental in making an industry startup one of the top 25 firms as measured by revenue. Landin has extensive experience in background screening operations, as well as legal compliance. He is an active participant in The National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS®), the background screening industry trade association, including a role in their lobbying efforts at the federal and state levels. 

“We are very pleased to have someone of Brad’s caliber join our team,” commented James Crockett, Director of Operations at Employment Screening Resources. “His experience and expertise in all aspects of the background screening industry will be a critical part of ESR’s growth strategy, and brings the benefit of unmatched industry credentials to ESR’s national client base.”

Founded in 1996 with a mission to ensure safe workplaces for employers and employees, Employment Screening Resources (ESR) is the firm that wrote the book on background screening with ‘The Safe Hiring Manual’ by ESR founder and President Lester Rosen. Employment Screening Resources is formally recognized as accredited by the NAPBS Background Screening Credentialing Council (BSCC) for successfully proving compliance with the Background Screening Agency Accreditation Program (BSAAP).

For more information about Employment Screening Resources (ESR), visit or contact Jared Callahan, ESR Director of Client Relations and Business Development, at 415.898.0044 or