Tim Dunskis, Director, Strategic Partnerships at Packsize

“I had the pleasure to work with Katelynn and the team at DR on an opportunity that lead to the next phase in my career. Katelynn and the team took the time to review my experiences in detail and explain…

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Kevin Garben, Business Development Manager at Conductix-Wampfler

“Katelynn was great to work with! Her communication and responsiveness were excellent. She does a fantastic job of making sure the position was a good fit for me and I was a good fit for the position. Katelynn took the…

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Alex Ballinger, Candidate

Katelynn was an absolute delight to work with and was a superb teammate in helping me acquire the job of my dreams. She was very honest when it came to expectations and always took the time to help me prepare…

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Mark Zaner, Candidate

Katelynn understands her clients’ needs and requirements. You can tell she really takes the time to find out what the profile is of the candidate they’re looking to fill a position. This came through when she initially reached out to…

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Ralph McQuaid, Candidate

In the past I was reluctant to work with recruiters on career opportunities, honestly because I felt like I was strictly a commodity to most. But not Katelynn. Katelynn took the time to make sure the opportunity was a good…

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Machelle Johnson, HR Director – Pearson Packaging Systems

“I started working with DRI about 7 years ago and it was honestly because Jason Herbert was different from other recruiters. Instead of sending a bunch of resumes that never fit the bill, Jason prequalified and screened candidates to present…

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Ann Britten, HR Manager – Optima Machinery Corporation

“Jason was great to work with, he listened to what requirement we had for the position and looked hard for the right candidates. He was flexible and good at communicating what was next in the process. I would recommend Jason…

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Martin Hack, VP and General Manager – L.B. Bohle, LLC

“Jason was always very responsive, followed-up on a regular basis and we had an overall good relationship. I valued the honest, open communication Jason provided throughout the process. He gave us good candidates throughout, offered good advice in the process…

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Rodney Grounds, Vice President of Sales, Automatic Systems Groups – Robopac

“Jason at Direct Recruiters exceeded my expectations with his understanding of the Packaging industry, and with his process of listening to what we were looking for in a candidate then finding the right talent for us. Working with Jason, we…

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Cary Landegger, Manager of International Sales – Bosch Packaging Technology

“Cherie did a great job of working with her team to present and manage a job opportunity for me. She skillfully balanced my interest and her clients’ to a mutually successful outcome. Cherie is reliable, extremely professional, responsive and manages…

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Jim Spera, Regional Sales Manager – AmbaFlex

“Direct Recruiters and Cherie Shepard have been my partners for the better part of 13 years, of which 10 I have been in a managerial role responsible for acquiring new talent. I was hired as a candidate through them and…

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Steve DeVries, General Manager – NEIT

“I have worked with Rachel as a candidate being recruited, but also as a client where she works to fill roles for me. In either scenario, Rachel set the bar high and she has maintained that high level with each…

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Robert Perez – Candidate

“Working with Rachel at DRI was a great experience. She showed me different options as far as opportunities out there, and was very quick getting back to me right away. Rachel was attentive to what I was looking for in…

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Paul Swallow – Service Manager, NEIT

“Rachel and her team definitely exceeded my expectations. I’ve been contacted by and worked with several recruiting firms over the years. I can safely say that Rachel stands head and shoulders above anyone I’ve dealt with before. I was most…

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Jessica Gentit – Director of Human Resources, Idaho Milk Products

In our CEO search, we were looking to fill the role with someone to set the tone for the entire company, with industry knowledge, integrity, and leadership, who could take us to the next level. For such an instrumental and…

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Darragh Maccabee – CEO, Idaho Milk Products

“I recently had the pleasure of working with Cherie on a significant career change. Throughout the process, Cherie was a constant source of support and managed everything in a thoroughly professional manner. She was available to talk and help and…

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Arnold Lawner – East Coast Sales Manager, Point Five Packaging

“As we all have experienced, there are contacts in business that do what is required and others that are true professionals. Cherie is one of those that elevates above the crowd. She not only pays close attention to the details…

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William Minaeff – Head of North American Implementation, Korber Medipak

“We had used Cherie to fill a very difficult and complex role in our organization. Cherie really helped with the whole process from refining the job description, to identifying key skill sets, and evaluating each candidate. Communication with Cherie was…

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Jordan Berry – Director, HR

“Jason was direct, to the point, and found a great candidate within a matter of weeks for a role that we had tried to fill for 2 years.  We didn’t feel as though he was throwing several resumes at us…

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Michelle Donnelly – HR, Intralox

“I have used Jason for several years now, and I keep working with him because he consistently produces high quality candidates who fit our culture.  He understands us very well as a client and I know I can always count…

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M.J. – Candidate

“I contacted Jason, to help me find a high level executive sales management position. He has done an amazing job, learning my personality and what culture I would fit best. Currently I am employed as a Sr. Sales Manager, making…

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Rich Gardner – VP of Sales, Pearson Packaging

“I’ve had the pleasure of working with Jason during my own career transition in 2013 and have worked with Direct Recruiters for many years.  Jason is always dedicated to finding the best sales candidates whenever we are doing a search. …

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Andrew Parlour – General Manager, Kliklok-Bosch

“I have used Jason to find high quality revenue producing executives now for a number of searches and he always presents the highest quality candidates in a timely manner. In addition, he always takes the time to listen and understand…

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Brian Cohen – Chief Executive, Hänel Storage Systems

“It has become as important to have a reliable relationship with a professional recruiter as it is to have a solid attorney or CPA. Cherie Shepard has taken the time to truly understand our business and our corporate culture. I…

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Ed Fuchs – VP of Sale & Marketing, Arrowhead Systems

“I have worked with Cherie for the last couple of year for personal and for candidate searches and she always goes above and beyond! She is well respected in the industry and is always a pleasure to work with.”

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LaShonna Gojkov – Regional Sales Manager, Combi Packaging Systems LLC

“I have had the privilege of knowing Cherie for several years. We have worked together on some different projects and in my professional opinion, Cherie is a true professional who takes her profession seriously. Cherie treats people professionally yet has…

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Donald Betman – President, W & H Systems

“As President of our company, I don’t have time to waste when working with a recruiter. I am very specific with job descriptions and exact on our needs. I gave my set of specifications and filters to Jason Herbert at…

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Charlie Ingram – VP Sales & Marketing, Eriez Magnetics

“Right on target! Jason Herbert of Direct Recruiters did his homework in learning what attributes we needed in a candidate for our headquarters sales team. Jason is a quick study, grasped our requirements well, and brought us only quality applicants.…

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Randy Denny – VP of Sales & Marketing, Pearson Packaging Systems

“Jason has done a fantastic job of finding high caliber candidates for the openings we have at Pearson Packaging Systems. He listens and understands our requirements for each open position and then finds great candidates for us to interview and…

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John Mardahl

“I came in contact with Dan Charney late in 2008. From the start, he was concerned with my well being and made sure that any position we discussed was the right fit for me and my family. With Dan’s help…

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Werner Heydlauf – Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Flexlink Systems, Inc.

“I have been very pleased with the search services of Direct Recruiters, Inc. and Dan Charney. Dan & I have a long history together and it’s a pleasure working with him. He is very engaging, timely and his follow-up is…

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V.F. – VP Sales & Marketing, Leading Specialty Label Company

“As the Vice-President of Sales and Marketing for a top specialty label company, my time is very valuable. Recently when our company needed to fill the position of Regional Account Manager, I contacted Direct Recruiters, Inc. and Dan Charney. Having…

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Dave Lodwig

“Dan performed head and shoulders above other recruiters for me. Dan has the highest integrity and I would recommend him to anyone looking for talented employees. Top qualities: Great Results, High Integrity, Creative”

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J.F. – Regional Sales Manager, High-end security badge access control company

“I sent out an SOS to a colleague regarding an open Sales Rep position in Texas. He recommended that I contact Direct Recruiters and Dan Charney. I found Dan to be very knowledgeable and industry-savvy so that we didn’t have…

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Paul Jarossy

“Dan and his team have provided FlexLink with exceptional service at all levels and within all divisions. They always conducted themselves with the utmost integrity and professionalism. The results were outstanding. Top qualities: Great Results, On Time, High Integrity Hired…

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Stacy Arney – Director of Human Resources, Videojet Technologies

“In the many years I have worked with Dan Charney at Direct Recruiters, Inc., I have come to think of him as an extension of our Human Resources department. Dan understands our business and does a great job presenting the…

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