About Us

Blue Rock Search is an MBE Certified, minority-owned executive search firm. As a member of the SRA Network, we are also a Hunt Scanlon Top 10 global recruiting firm and a member of the Hunt Scanlon HR/Diversity Recruiting Power 65.We specialize in the targeted identification, assessment, and placement of executives across four (4) distinct practice areas – Human Resources, Franchising , Customer Experience, and Higher Education. Blue Rock’s processes, technology, tools, and search methodology are designed to flex to the unique needs of each of our highly valued clients.

Relationships, executive search expertise, and experience management are at the core of our success. Our founding partners are recognized thought leaders in their functional verticals and together have more than 50 years combined experience in their respective practice areas. While our primary goal is to assist our clients in attracting and hiring leaders that make a positive difference in organizational culture and business results, we believe it is also essential to provide clients/candidates with an exceptional experience.

If you are interested in building a relationship with a search partner that can help you find the people who will make a difference in your organization, you can connect with us at 941.952.955 / http://www.bluerocksearch.com.

Recent Placements

Find a Recruiter


Blue Rock Search is an executive search firm specializing in the targeted identification, evaluation, and acquisition of high quality, passive, talent. Their systems, processes, and tools are designed to flex to the unique needs and expectations of any search and to fill critical roles quickly.

Solutions And Expertise

The Blue Rock Search Experience is a highly methodical and time-tested process grounded on continuous stakeholder engagement.

  • Executive Search
  • Interim
  • Recruitment Process Outsourcing
  • Recruitment Research
  • All Industries
  • BioTechnology
  • Consumer
  • Consumer Products
  • Consumer Services
  • Financial Services
  • Higher Education
  • Industrial
  • Life Sci./Healthcare
  • Luxury
  • Manufacturing
  • Professional Services
  • Real Estate
  • Retail
  • Technology
  • Customer Experience
  • Customer Service
  • Franchising
  • Higher Education
  • Human Resources

Press Releases

Evolving the Conversation Around DE&I

(Nov. 15, 2022) Join Blue Rock Search for an interactive webinar supported by Hunt Scanlon Media. The session focused on ‘Evolving the Conversation Around DE&I’ examining how DE&I is expanding to touch equality, equity, and belonging and why this signals a change in both organizational culture and workforce expectations. A strategic diversity, equity and inclusion

Blue Rock Acquires ReCreation’s Executive Search Practice

(Oct. 27, 2021) Blue Rock Search is pleased to announce the acquisition of ReCreation’s Human Resources Executive Search practice. ReCreation’s consulting practice will remain an independent entity, separate from Blue Rock Search. Founded in 2008, ReCreation executive search practice has built relationships with an impressive client list, including Amazon, Oshkosh, Fluke Networks, Charles Schwab, Spectrum Brands,

Blue Rock Announces Placement of Subway’s Country Director of Canada

(Oct. 11, 2021) Blue Rock Search is pleased to announce the placement of Douglas Fry as Subway’s Country Director of Canada. Fry will be responsible for continuing to grow the Subway brand in Canada, which is currently home to 2,900 Subway locations, all owned and operated by franchisees. Fry’s role also will focus on increasing profit

Blue Rock Chosen to Lead Search for Chief People Officer at LiveRamp

(Aug. 11, 2021) Blue Rock Search is honored to be chosen to lead the search for Chief People Officer at technology leader LiveRamp. LiveRamp is a leading data connectivity platform, with core identity capabilities and an unparalleled network to help organizations effectively understand and utilize data in pursuit of improved customer experiences and positive business outcomes.


White Pages:
Blue Rock 2021 Crystal Ball Predictions

Recent Blogs:
7 Ways Restaurant Franchises Can Use AI for a Competitive EdgeWhat Franchises Should Know About Hiring the Class of 2024Blue Rock in Conversation: Franchise Development with Lynette McKee
Personalization Plus Privacy: Balancing Elements of Customer Experience
Tech Driven Operations: Elevating Your Franchise Strategy
The Importance of Personalizing the Customer Experience
How Today’s CEOs Are Planning for Workplace Culture Shifts
Generations in the Workplace: Who They Are and What They Want
Shades of a Conversation: DEI Past, Present, and Future
The Mediator’s Playbook: How Executive Recruiters Facilitate Founder-PE Firm Agreements when Sourcing New Talent
Transforming Workplaces: The CHRO’s Role in Mental Health Advocacy
What to Know About HR Technology and Recruiting in 2024
Three Companies Leading the Way with Gender-Diverse Hiring
Augmented Reality: Enhancing the Customer Experience
Adapting Talent Attraction Strategies in Private Equity: Navigating a Climate of Ample Capital, Salary Stabilization, and Longer-Term Commitment Expectations
Harnessing High-Tech Solutions for Franchise Success
Strategic HR Analytics: Enhancing Total Rewards for Maximum Impact
Pros and Cons of Return to Office: What CHROs Should Keep in Mind
Higher Education and Compensation in 2024
The New Food Franchise Frontier: The Ghost Kitchen
Heads Up, Franchises: Minimum Wage Hikes Are Here
Looking into the HR Crystal Ball: What’s Ahead for Leaders and Organizations
‘Lazy Girl Jobs’: On Burnout and Stereotypes
Strategic Hiring: Pinpointing the Right Traits for Enrollment Leadership in Higher Ed
Strategic HR Analytics: Enhancing Total Rewards for Maximum Impact
What Your Next CX Leader Should Know About AI