Direct Recruiters and Fellow Starfish Partners Companies Celebrate Recognition on Forbes’ Top Recruiting Lists

May 7, 2024

Direct Recruiters, Inc. (DRI), a Starfish Partners company, is thrilled to announce its inclusion in Forbes' esteemed lists, "America's Best Professional Recruiting Firms" and "America's Best Executive Recruiting Firms," marking our sixth year on these prestigious rankings. Joining DRI on these lists are fellow Starfish Partners companies, Kaye/Bassman and Sanford Rose Associates. Our consistent recognition underscores our unwavering commitment to excellence.

Over the past several years, DRI has been honored to stand among the industry's most respected firms, earning placements on the professional recruiting, staffing, and executive recruiting lists in 2018, 2019, 2021, and 2022. This enduring recognition serves as a testament to the trust and confidence vested in us by our valued clients, candidates, and peers.

The selection process for America's Best Recruiting Firms is thorough and impartial, drawing insights from a comprehensive survey of over 9,300 recruiters, job candidates, and hiring managers. We are deeply grateful for the invaluable feedback and support that have propelled us to this esteemed acknowledgment.

Since 1983, Direct Recruiters, Inc. (DRI) has been recognized as the relationship-focused search firm that assists top-tier organizations with recruiting, acquiring, and retaining high-impact talent for mission-critical positions. Visit us at and follow us on Twitter @DRI_Inc.