June 22, 2015 – Executive search and professional services firm hrQ has strengthened its staff with the additions of Corey Harlock and Elizabeth Young as talent acquisition managers in its Houston and Dallas offices. hrQ focuses exclusively on the human resources sector, providing HR professionals for short or long term contract assignments and full time hires as well as offering expertise on a variety of human resource consulting projects. The firm has offices in Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Houston and San Francisco. Mr. Harlock brings more than 20 years of executive search and hotel & restaurant leadership experience from Questus Recruitment and Canadian Rocky Mountain Resorts.
Previously, he served as an operating partner of Questus Hospitality & HRN Recruitment Consulting based out of Calgary. Ms. Young joins hrQ with more than eight years of search and staffing experience, most recently in the human resource practice with Lucas Group. Prior to that, she was a senior recruiter with Creative Circle. She also brings marketing experience from Rapp Collins Worldwide and The Integer Group from earlier in her career. Both talent acquisition managers will oversee the firm’s interim and consultant business by providing specialized HR candidates across multiple industries as well as identifying HR professionals for direct hire searches.
“hrQ continues to expand its Houston and Dallas locations in addition to managing work in the rapidly growing Austin and San Antonio markets,” said Kathy Rapp, senior vice president. Corey and Liz are valuable additions to the team and both have hit the ground running. They will be instrumental in helping us achieve our growth targets and ensuring our client and candidate experiences remain top notch.”
Molly McCoy, CEO, said: “hrQ’s continued investment in internal talent is part of our overall growth plan. To stay a step ahead of customer demand and to continue to grow revenue at double digit percentages, we plan to grow our team by more than 30 percent in 2015.”
For the last seven years, hrQ has been named one of America’s Fastest Growing Companies by Inc. Magazine.
Contributed by Dale M. Zupsansky, Managing Editor, Hunt Scanlon Media