Paul Hawkinson

Hey, I just wanted to see that name on the front of the website again 🙂 Just trying to mentally catalog the value I have received from an association that has only involved 3 or 4 minutes of live conversation in a 22 year period is almost like my own self-seminar. I hope the move to ERE Media proves to be one more great Paul Hawkinson idea. It’s certainly starting well, given he had the sense to pick a guy named David as the next publisher.

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Dave Staats places top executives as well as implementation consultants with software companies. He also has made more placements in Artificial Intelligence than any other headhunter. His career began during the SDI (Star Wars) years and included placement of scientists in laser, stealth, and other high-tech fields. During a short hiatus from the recruiting industry in 1994 he obtained a Private Investigator's license which he keeps as a constant reminder that a headhunter is what he really is. Dave is on the Board of Directors of The Pinnacle Society and a founder of The Tennessee Recruiters Association. He has a BA from Western Illinois University. Dave also blogs at Truth, Justice & the American Way of Headhunting