Extraordinary Solutions Group

Who we are – Established in 2010, we are a talent acquisition and recruiting firm specializing in the placement of talented professionals. We provide services to an array of industries and disciplines. Operating in the heart of the Washington, D.C. Metro Area, ESG is an established local resource for supporting state and federal government contract clients and commercial businesses. Our small business status and experience in government contracting makes ESG an ideal subcontracting partner to service our clients’ staffing needs.


At ESG, we strive to match the most qualified job seekers with employers that will utilize their talents to the fullest. Our comprehensive research, professional integrity and due diligence raise our services to a new level – one that takes the time to evaluate client needs and meet candidate expectations.


Our vision is simple: we want to simultaneously satisfy client requirements and assist top-tier candidates in finding meaningful, rewarding and appreciative work environments. As a company, we aspire to maintain trust, candor, and full transparency.

For us, talent acquisition isn’t about just finding names and resumes.
We carefully source, attract and acquire the quality of candidate
your organization both wants and needs.

What makes ESG different from other staffing and recruiting firms?

Repeated Success Placing Specialized Talent Worldwide • Success in identifying and recruiting top quality candidates • Filling positions with unique skill sets • Cost effective placements within strict timeframe requirements • Superior record of achievement and demonstrated success in mission– critical talent acquisition • Proven track record of finding professionals with high-level security clearances for both CONUS/OCONUS requirements • Demonstrated leadership of a seasoned, entrepreneurial consulting group

Meet Marpleh Baker
Founder of Extraordinary Solutions Group, Inc

Marpleh’s 25+ years of professional services experience are highlighted by his 13 years in the recruiting industry. He transitioned from a successful career in the financial industry (banking business development) after discovering that his talent could be used in recruiting to better impact people and their families through job placement services. He founded Extraordinary Solutions Group, Inc. in 2010 as a result of his growing passion for uniting talent with job opportunities. Marpleh holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mass Communications from Rider University.

A seasoned and entrepreneurial Global Talent Acquisition Consultant, he has provided staffing support by identifying top quality candidates with government-issued security clearances on behalf of government contracting firms while also servicing commercial clients servicing a wide range of industries. Although his work has been predominately focused in Virginia, Maryland, and the nation’s capital, he has also serviced clients with offices based in cities across the U.S and overseas.

By quickly learning an organization’s processes and culture, Marpleh works tirelessly to source candidates for difficult-to-fill positions. He differentiates himself from other talent acquisition consultants by being a relentless communicator and demonstrating an extraordinary loyalty and dedication to the client.

An active member of several Christian organizations, Marpleh is a father to adult children and when not facilitating relationships between clients and candidates, he has provided one-on-one resume review coaching to job seekers, offering constructive suggestions to enhance job seekers’ resumés.

The same spirit in which he serves his professional clients is found in how he serves those in need. He is always seeking out creative means to provide an extra measure of help in the gap as a benevolent volunteer.