October 7, 2015 – Jeremy Hare has launched Apollo Search Partners LLC to focus on recruiting accounting, finance, professional services, HR, and banking & administrative professionals. The firm will be based in Philadelphia.
Prior to forming Apollo Search, Mr. Hare was managing director and ran the Philadelphia office of Ascendo Resources LLC, a recruitment firm focused on places accounting, finance, banking, compliance, IT, HR and administrative professionals. In addition to his experience working in external recruitment, he has served as a senior vice president for Wachovia Bank, now Wells Fargo, and as a managing director for Oppenheimer & Company.
“The Greater Philadelphia area’s strong business climate makes it one of most attractive places for both job seekers and major corporations, so we’re excited to bring our unique approach to recruiting and staffing to the Philadelphia market, which will reflect our corporate identity,” said Mr. Hare. “Since we began our operations here, we have leveraged our strong industry knowledge to make many great connections for our clients while ensuring a seamless hiring process.”
Philadelphia’s major industries are manufacturing, oil refining, food processing, healthcare, biotechnology, tourism, and financial services. The city is home to the Philadelphia Stock Exchange and some of the area’s largest companies, including cable television and internet provider Comcast; insurance companies Colonial Penn, CIGNA, and Independence Blue Cross; energy company Sunoco; food services company Aramark and Crown; chemical makers Rohm and Haas and FMC; pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline; Boeing Rotorcraft Systems; and automotive parts retailer Pep Boys.
Contributed by Dale M. Zupsansky, Managing Editor, Hunt Scanlon Media