Dan Charney, President Weighs in on the Chance of Economic Downturn in Hunt Scanlon Article

October 14, 2019

Dan Charney, President & CEO of Direct Recruiters, Inc. recently was quoted in a Hunt Scanlon article titled, “Executives Don’t See Recession in Near Future.” The article takes a closer look at a new report that shows the vast majority of businesses say that they don’t see a downturn coming in the near future, as opposed to what headlines in the news may say.

Dan gave his input on whether or not the U.S. will fall into a recession, as well as the advice he gives to clients in corporate leadership in economically uncertain times like these.

Read the full article here: https://huntscanlon.com/executives-dont-see-recession-in-near-future/

DRI Honored with NorthCoast 99 Award for Eighth Year

August 22, 2019

Solon, Ohio – Direct Recruiters, Inc. is proud to be recognized by ERC as one of 99 great Northeast Ohio workplaces for top talent. This is the eighth time that our organization has received the NorthCoast 99 Award.

NorthCoast 99 is an annual recognition program and event in its 21st year that honors 99 great Northeast Ohio workplaces for top talent. “More than a business award or event, NorthCoast 99 is a yearlong research project ERC established to help employers make a difference in the lives of people working and living in our 22-county region,” noted ERC senior vice president Carrie Morse, who has overseen the program for the last 17 years.

NorthCoast 99 winners participated in a rigorous application process that asked for detailed information on how their organization addresses top-performer attraction, development, and retention in five distinct areas: organizational strategy, policies, and communication; recruitment, selecting, and onboarding; employee well-being; employee engagement and development; and total rewards.

Dan Charney, President & CEO of Direct Recruiters said, “We are proud to have been named winners of the NorthCoast 99 award for the eighth time! This award means so much to us because we do put a tremendous emphasis on having a great culture and being a company where people want to come to work every day.  We understand we are not perfect by any stretch of the imagination, but it is nice to get confirmation that we are doing a lot of the right things.”

“We’re thrilled to recognize and celebrate this year’s NorthCoast 99 award winners! With unemployment at a 49-year-low, the benchmarks for attracting, engaging, and retaining employees are higher than ever. Year after year, winning organizations are raising the bar with increasingly progressive and groundbreaking HR practices and benefits that elevate the experience of their employees,” said Kelly Keefe, president of ERC.

The 2019 NorthCoast 99 Awards program is sponsored by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield; CareerCurve; Cleveland Magazine; ERChealth; Gino’s Awards; Maloney + Novotny; Mark Wayner Creative; Meyers, Roman, Friedberg & Lewis; Oswald Companies; Staffing Solutions Enterprises; and Ultimate Software.

Dan Charney Featured on Hunt Scanlon’s “Career Transitions – How Do You Get Going?”

August 16, 2019

August 16, 2019

Dan Charney was featured on Hunt Scanlon’s article, “Career Transitions – How Do You Get Going?” Dan discussed tips and advice on making a smooth and successful career transition. Read the full article here: https://huntscanlon.com/career-transitions-how-do-you-get-going/

Aaron Kutz Featured on Security Sales Training

August 12, 2019

August 12, 2019

Aaron Kutz, Practice Leader of Electronic Security Technology recently was interviewed by Greg Rankin of Security Sales Training to provide insights on attracting, recruiting and onboarding security sales professionals. Aaron shared helpful tips on where to find security talent, the recruiting process, and how to work with a security industry recruiter like him to build a team of highly productive security sales professionals.

View the video here: https://securitysalestraining.com/how-to-effectively-recruit-and-onboard-security-sales-professionals/

DRI Welcomes Brett Wallace for Sports & Entertainment

August 2, 2019

Solon, Ohio – Direct Recruiters, Inc. (DRI), Executive Search is pleased to announce that Brett Wallace has joined their team as Director of its Sports and Entertainment Practice.

Brett brings to Direct Recruiters 10 years of leadership experience with the Cleveland Cavaliers, Philadelphia Eagles, Cleveland Browns and most recently as Assistant Athletic Director at Syracuse University. Brett’s combined experience in the NCAA, NBA, NFL, and AHL will allow him to partner with his clients to solve complex human capital solutions in the dynamic Sports and Entertainment industry.

Brett earned his B.A. from SUNY Cortland and his M.A. from Newcastle University.

According to Robert Cohn, Managing Partner at Direct Recruiters “Because sports franchises and college athletic programs now compete as global entertainment brands, we have seen a large uptick in the demand for executive search in this industry. With Brett’s experience and track record of success combined with DRI’s 36 years of experience working with organizations to achieve their goals, we are uniquely positioned to serve our clients in this space.”

Visit our Sports & Entertainment page: https://www.directrecruiters.com/sports-entertainment/

Contact Brett at bwallace@directrecruiters.com or 440-971-1198

Direct Recruiters Named to Northeast Ohio’s Top Workplaces for 2019

June 17, 2019

Direct Recruiters is pleased to be named to the Plain Dealer’s Northeast Ohio Top Workplaces list for 2019! For the fourth year, Direct Recruiters was evaluated as one of the best place to work based on surveys from Energage. Direct Recruiters ranked 6th in the small business division. View the whole list here: https://www.cleveland.com/top-workplaces/2019/06/northeast-ohio-top-workplaces-2019-the-list.html