Art Knapp


As GRI’s Chief Executive Officer, Art leads an experienced, knowledgeable team composed of operations, sales, and solutions and innovation, as they manage billions in non-employee workforce spend for the company’s more than 50 clients.  An industry pioneer and thought leader, he has worked with more than 200 global clients over the course of his career.  Art’s visionary approach to extended workforce programs has resulted in the development of innovative solutions and industry-changing technologies.  GRI’s Solutions and Innovations department – an industry first – evolved from Art’s realization of a need for expertly-gathered information from existing clients and external sources, focusing on best practices and solutions development.  He also created the industry’s first shared services delivery center.  Art’s expertise in program design, governance, supply chain strategy, and reporting and analytics has made him a sought-after conference speaker and panelist.