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DRI is a recruiting, staffing and executive search firm that serves the U.S. cannabis and hemp industries. Our agency recruits experienced candidates and staffs companies with talented employees. For recruitment assistance or to get a job in the cannabis industry, please contact our cannabis industry recruiter, Max Resnik at 440-754-3440 or

Executive Search, Recruitment and Staffing Services for Cannabis and Industrial Hemp Companies

DRI fills key employment positions at organizations that focus in the cannabis industry. DRI provides customized solutions in order to recruit personnel for leading cannabis firms and hemp companies.

DRI is located in Cleveland, Ohio and is one of the top boutique executive search firms that serves growers, dispensaries and retailers in the cannabis industry. Our recruiters and executive search consultants specialize in filling positions in the cannabis industry that have salaries over $100K. When DRI performs retained searches for cannabis industry firms, our recruiters work closely with our clients' HR and executive management to understand what type of talent they want to hire.

Direct Recruiters Cannabis recruiters provide retained, contingency and temporary solutions for organizations looking for top talent in the cannabis industry. Our team is dedicated to sourcing, identifying, acquiring, and retaining top performing professionals to elevate the success of our clients' organizations. In addition, DRI's cannabis executive search specialists are experienced in working with Private Equity, Venture Capital, and Growth Equity firms to recruit their portfolio company leaders and teams.

DRI also provides contract staffing services to source and place cannabis industry professionals in addition to contract-to-hire options to cannabis industry employers and operators in the United States.

DRI provides employee vetting and hiring services for cannabis cultivation companies. DRI recruits industry insiders who are experts at brand strategy in the legal cannabis and hemp markets.

Max Resnik is DRI's cannabis industry practice leader. He is one of the top executive recruiters in the U.S. cannabis and hemp industry. He works with U.S. cannabis industry employers to provide staffing, recruitment services, research services and human resource management assistance.

To discuss a recruiting assignment or to apply for a cannabis industry job, call him at 440-754-3440 or email him at

Max finds candidates for important positions with cannabis producers and firms that sell ancillary products and services. DRI specializes in recruiting employees for craft cannabis clients that provide connoisseur level cannabis products. DRI provides employee vetting and hiring services for cannabis cultivation companies. DRI recruits industry insiders who are experts at brand strategy in the legal cannabis and hemp markets.

Recruiting For The Cannabis Industry In The United States

As one of the fastest growing industries in the United States, the cannabis industry consists of cultivators, producers, researchers, ancillary products and services, and other related organizations driving its success. With the rapid growth in the cannabis industry, professionals possessing the right skillset and knowledge are in high demand. We recruit, acquire and retain high impact talent for many organizations in the cannabis and hemp markets.

DRI's executive search, recruiting, hiring, staffing and HR services are dedicated to connecting cannabis employers with job seekers. We fill cannabis jobs with highly qualified candidates.

To request a retained search, staffing proposal or contingency search proposal, please contact Max. Our cannabis industry executive search firm places talent within the marijuana, recreational cannabis and industrial hemp sectors. We have an extensive database of candidates experienced in cannabis cultivation, production, processing, extraction and dispensaries.

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Cannabis Industry Recruiting Areas of Focus

The cannabis recruiters at Direct Recruiters provide contingency, retained Direct Retention, and contract staffing solutions to the following types of organizations within the cannabis industry:

  • Ancillaries
  • Cultivators
  • Distributors
  • Labs
  • Logistics Companies
  • Packaging Companies
  • Pharmaceutical Companies
  • Processors
  • Producers
  • Retailers
  • Wholesalers

Cannabis Roles We Place

DRI's cannabis executive search specialists place the following roles:

  • Cannabis Cultivator
  • CEO
  • CFO
  • CMO
  • Compliance Manager
  • Cultivation Supervisor
  • Director of Compliance
  • Director of Cultivation
  • Director of Extraction
  • Director of Marketing
  • Director of Sales
  • Dispensary Manager
  • Extractor
  • Marketing Manager
  • Sales Manager
  • VP of Manufacturing
  • VP of Marketing
  • VP of Production
  • VP of Retail
  • VP of Sales
  • Private Equity and Portfolio Company Roles

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Get in Touch with Our Team

To Fill a Position or Discuss a Recruiting Assignment, contact our Cannabis Industry Recruiter, Max Resnik at 440-754-3440 or