In 2004, 1800SKILLED hired Seth Nogiec to work as a manager in the marine division of its Virginia Beach office. Essentially, Nogiec sold staffing services to businesses in the Hampton Roads area.
When Nogiec was hired, he signed a contract, the “Employee Restrict Covenant,” which stated:
Employee…agrees that for a period of two years after termination of his/her employment with TradeStaff…the employee . . .