Illinois Equity Staffing

Illinois Equity Staffing is a comprehensive human resources consulting firm specializing in the cannabis and hemp market. The company amalgamates various HR-related services, including recruiting, staffing, onboarding, benefits administration, training, payroll, compliance, and social equity/diversity auditing, providing a one-stop solution for cannabis entrepreneurs and businesses. They aim to facilitate businesses, ranging from solopreneurs seeking boutique servicing experiences to large enterprises focusing on automation and scalability, in navigating through the emerging cannabis and hemp market with ease and confidence.

The company offers a range of services, such as:

  • Recruiting & Placement: Ensuring the right people are placed in the right jobs, focusing on candidates that meet specific criteria and fit within the company culture.
  • HR Consulting: Offering support in all aspects of human resources, from onboarding and handbook creation to SOPs and backend HR administration.
  • Training: Providing state-approved adult-use training as a Responsible Vendor Organization, along with cannabis-related continuing education and corporate training.
  • Payroll Administration: Specializing in 420 friendly payroll administration, particularly in and around the Adult Use industry.
  • Compliance: Consulting to ensure compliance within the terms of social equity status and Illinois human resources laws, including customized reports for state annual reports.
  • Employee Benefits: Making a variety of benefit plans available for employees and their families to evaluate, compare, and choose online or from a mobile device in minutes.

Illinois Equity Staffing is committed to social equity across the board, not only for employees but also for business owners, entrepreneurs, freelancers, investors, and ancillary businesses in Illinois. They strive to see businesses thrive in the cannabis and hemp industry and offer their support to achieve this goal. The company is located at 55 E Monroe, Suite 3800, Chicago, IL 60603, and can be contacted via email at or phone at 888-420-4378.