About Us

HireWerx provides executive search, on-demand recruiting, talent advisory, and consulting services with a focus on Private Equity and Venture Capital backed firms.

Our partners have held senior executive positions in corporations and consulting firms within their domain specialties. We offer broad and deep expertise in talent acquisition across multiple industries and worldwide geographies, bringing this experience to every engagement.

HireWerx recruits across all functional business areas for Software, SaaS, Technology, and technology-enabled firms from Startups and SMBs to Enterprise companies.

Our team values building trusted long-term relationships with you and your organization. As such, our partners and consultants have very deep networks that allow us unique access to top talent.

Clients we have served: American Family, Cars.com, Cision, Cornerstone Cargo, Emmi Solutions, Goldstar, Groupon, ISCO International, Kraft-Heinz, Machinery Pete, Morae Global, NCSA, Networked Insights, NexGen, Nielsen, Omnicom, Orthogonal, Proxfinity, Rewards Network, SAP, Sparc Transport, Sprout Social, Topstep Trader, Wheels, Yello, Zantaz.

“Companies with the best talent always win.” 

Solutions And Expertise

How can we help:
On Demand Services are built for situations where changes on the ground undermine the ability to deliver. Our consultants are an extension of your team that can scale up or down as needed. With multiple configurations, different team sizes, and full array of tools and support, we provide the help you need in an effective and budget friendly way.

Point of Service RPO gives you the flexibility to offload parts of your process to create better experiences for your candidates and let your teams focus on what they do best. Whether you need help with Sourcing, Screening, or Assessments we can help you optimize your process for maximum output.

Project Based RPO teams are there when you face requirements outside your internal expertise or when new needs strain your delivery capability. Whether it’s seasonal hiring, expanding or building a team from ground up, or “hard-to-fill” technology roles that your team has struggled to deliver on: Project RPO solves these problems.

Whether it’s your first Applicant Tracking System (ATS) or migrating to a new one, the process starts with understanding where you are now and how you intend to grow. We help you answer the critical questions about Integrations, Analytics, Security, Performance, Support, and Customization. Then, we help you choose the system that is right for your organization.

RPO Advisory services help you build a successful talent strategy. We are driven to help you achieve the critical objectives of getting better data, moving faster, creating better experiences, and elevating your brand. We have the experience, expertise, and knowledge to help you evolve, grow, and improve the performance of your team.

Technology Solutions: Artificial Intelligence. Automation. Enhanced Candidate Data. Custom Candidate Data Sets. What does it all mean? Our experts help you navigate the sea of technology options and then select, build, and implement the ones that meet your organization’s unique needs.


News Briefings

Amid Global Labor Shortage, Businesses Rethink Talent Strategies 

Amid ongoing labor shortages around the world, The Conference Board has released a new report to help business leaders rethink strategies for finding the right talent. The report, Navigating the Global Talent Tsunami, encourages leaders to fundamentally rethink long-held assumptions about who can do the work; where, when, and how the work gets done; and the talent acquisition

The Challenge of Recruiting Cybersecurity Talent

In recent years, cybersecurity recruiting has probably changed more than any other area of technology recruiting. It plays a key role in the success of every company and industry. Moreover, cybersecurity is critical to protecting the information of hundreds of millions of people all over the globe. “Recruiting cybersecurity executives can be extremely challenging,” said

HireWerx Assists ISCO International in Recruitment of VP of Sales and Global Channel Development

Chicago-based HireWerx has assisted in the recruitment of Erik Leonard as vice president of sales and global channel development at ISCO International. “It is our pleasure to announce that Erik Leonard has joined ISCO to fulfill this role,” said Frank Scarpelli, managing partner and CEO of HireWerx. “He is responsible for the U.S. western region and global channel

Hiring on the Rise in July as Unemployment Rate Falls to 5.4 Percent

Employment rose by 943,000 in July as the U.S. unemployment rate now stands at 5.4 percent, according to the most recent U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics report released this morning. The number of unemployed persons fell by 782,000 to 8.7 million. Notable job gains occurred in leisure and hospitality, in local government education, and in professional and