Justin Hirsch

Chief Executive Officer and HR Practice Group Leader

Justin serves as CEO and HR Practice Group Leader at Jobplex. He leads the firm’s growth while delivering exceptional client service and deep business expertise to a select group of clients.

Justin Hirsch

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During his 25 years in HR executive search, Justin has successfully managed hundreds of mid- to senior-level placements for Fortune 1000 clients across all industries. He is known for exceptional client service, sharp business insights and a deep expertise in candidate assessment and development.

Justin’s clients include HR executives who value his unparalleled ability to partner with them to identify the ideal candidate’s profile, attract and present top-tier candidates. He is an advisor in selecting the right candidate who not only meets the position requirements, but will also thrive in the company’s culture and business climate.

Justin was recruited to lead Jobplex in 2010 to scale the HR Executive Search Practice and drive the evolution of the firm’s structure and brand. During his tenure, he has substantially grown the firm in the U.S. and driven expansion into Canada, LATAM and Europe. His ability to identify and recruit high-potential individuals has resulted in the successful build-out of Jobplex with the assistance of his exceptional leadership team.

Prior to joining Jobplex, Justin served as Partner, VP of Client Services for a boutique executive search firm specializing in HR. He began his career with Drake Beam Morin, where he played an integral role in launching the firm’s first Business Development Center. He also has sports marketing and management experience, having worked with the Chicago Cubs and the National Football League.

Justin holds a Bachelor of Science in Marketing from Indiana University. He resides in Deerfield, Illinois with his wife and two children.

Human Resources

Areas of specialty within the Human Resources Practice include: Compensation & Benefits Divisional & Geographic Generalists Diversity Executive Leadership & Development HR Information Systems & Operations Industrial & Labor Relations Talent Management & Organizational Development Talent Acquisition
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Advanced Technology

Areas of specialty within the Advanced Technology Practice include: Cloud Services Data, Analytics, and Artificial Intelligence Digital Hardware & Electronics Internet of Things Semiconductor SaaS Telecom and Communications
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