CHICAGO, IL October 2010 – Jobplex, a DHR International Company, is pleased to announce the addition of Justin Hirsch as President and HR Executive Search Lead, to the Chicago office.
Jobplex focuses on the worldwide recruiting needs of the middle management and professional staff markets, thereby complementing DHR International, a “Top 5” retained executive search firm. Justin will be building out HR Executive Search to be a more focused priority throughout the firm as well as leading and expanding the growth and revenue of Jobplex.
During his 12 years in HR Executive Search, Justin has successfully managed hundreds of successful mid to senior-level placements for Fortune 1000 clients across all industries. Justin is known for exceptional client service, sharp business insights, and a deep expertise in candidate assessment. He brings an unparalleled ability to partner with HR executives to identify the ideal candidate’s profile, attract and present top-tier candidates, and advise them in selecting the right candidate who not only meets the position requirements, but also thrives in the company’s culture and business climate.
David Hoffmann, DHR Chairman and Chief Executive Officer commented, “We are thrilled to have Justin join Jobplex. Justin’s exceptional leadership skills combined with his strategic insight to our industry will have a substantial impact on the future of Jobplex.”
Prior to joining Jobplex, Justin served as Partner, VP of Client Services for Abbott Smith Associates, Inc., a boutique HR Executive search firm. Since 1998, he consistently ranked as the top business developer of the firm and built his firm’s entire practice in the high tech space with clients such as Microsoft, Amazon.com, Cisco, Google, Qualcomm and Dell.
Justin began his career with Drake Beam Morin, Inc., where he played an integral role in launching the firm’s Business Development Center. His background also includes sports marketing & management, gained while working with the Chicago Cubs, National Football League/Premier Sports and at Indiana University.
Justin holds a BS in Marketing from Indiana University. He resides in Deerfield, IL with his wife and two children.