Project Manager - HIT Division

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Stephen Benson has joined Direct Recruiters, Inc. as Healthcare IT Recruiter and Project Manager. He works alongside Managing Partner and HIT Leader, Mike Silverstein, and a team of eight HIT Recruiters and Researchers. As a Healthcare IT Recruiter, Stephen Benson's focus is on Sales, Sales Leadership, Product Management, Marketing, and Operations.

Prior to working at Direct Recruiters, Stephen was a Professional Recruiter at two local Cleveland, Ohio recruiting firms. He has a proven track record of identifying the most highly qualified candidates and placing them in the Healthcare IT and General IT markets in Cleveland and nationwide.

Stephen earned his Bachelor’s degree in Education, with minors in History and Political Science from Bowling Green State University and considers himself a lifelong learner.

Stephen is an avid Cleveland sports fan, enjoys reading, playing Lacrosse and golf, and spending time with his wife and German Shepard, Obi.

Contact Stephen Benson: 440-996-0580

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Stephen Benson Testimonials

Karl Chocensky, Sr. Customer Success – Experity Health

“I had the great fortune of connecting with Stephen, who helped me navigate through an exciting opportunity at a very forward thinking company in a competitive space. Stephen went out of his way to make himself available and answer questions…

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Jeff Hlozek, VP Sales – Central Logic

“Steve is a true professional and I had the opportunity to work with him on a recent search. Throughout the process, he was well informed regarding the opportunity which enabled me to prepare accordingly to secure the position. Afterward, we…

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Rebecca Forristall, Senior Client Development Director

“I have worked with Direct Recruiters many times and believe that this firm is the best in the Healthcare IT and biotech recruiting space. I recently worked with Steve and found him to be responsive, understanding and a great to work with! I…

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Josh Lee, Managing Consultant

“I can’t say enough nice things about Steve. He is the embodiment of what it means to maintain strong relationships in the human capital space. His warmth, professionalism and personality are unmatched, which provide the backbone to an amazing work…

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Megan Iturralde, Solutions Architect – Xealth

“Steve is a pleasure to work with and was always very responsive during my recruitment journey. Easy to communicate with and thoughtful with his advice. I’d be very open to working with him again.”

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Emera De Los Santos, Implementation Manager – Kustomer

“Steve was one of the most attentive and supportive recruiters I have worked with. He originally reached out to me about a position that did not ultimately work out but he continued to be an excellent resource throughout my job…

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George Cunningham, Director of Business Development – Riviera Partners

“Consummate professional: Steve and his colleagues changed my mind about HIT recruiters from negative to positive. From initial contact all the way through, Steve was tuned in to my implicit and explicit requirements for a position. He was always genuinely…

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Adam Becker, Sr. Director – EvaluatePharma USA, Inc.

“I had the pleasure of working with Steve in my career search and I highly recommend him to any company looking to hire or individual looking to get hired. I truly found Steve to be a high-value partner in representing…

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Camille Sendlak, Marketing – Audmedics

“Steve was by far the most engaged recruiter I have ever worked with and it was always a pleasure to speak with him! He continually follows up on both ends, and always makes sure that all questions are answered. He…

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Victor Lopez, Implementation Lead – TytoCare

“Stephen guided me and helped me with my current position at the new company. From the beginning, Stephen’s professionalism was at full display when he first contacted me. He always listened to what I wanted to do next and what…

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