Taylor Strategy Partners


We believe people are what drive a business forward, financially and culturally. That’s why we work with clients to solve their challenges from a people perspective.

Whether we’re hiring a scientist to work on a cancer drug, coaching an executive to be a more effective leader, or assessing why a company has a high volume of turnover, everything we do for healthcare and life sciences companies is about the people, because it’s the people who grow your business.

For nearly half a century Taylor Strategy Partners has had a history of excellence in the people business. We have grown to accommodate our clients’ needs and are proud to be a leader in the healthcare and life science industries.

We always have been and always will be about people—finding the right people, optimizing the people you have, getting them into the right spots, and helping them achieve their potential to strengthen and grow your organization.


Background Checking Candidates with Social Media

Increasing numbers of search firms and employers are using social media and Internet searches to screen candidates before hiring, according to a recent poll. While drug testing and credit checks used to be the biggest factors that could disqualify an otherwise great candidate, formal social media evaluations are now being added to the list, according

Taylor Strategy Partners Names Mike Gamble President

Taylor Strategy Partners Names President

Executive recruitment firms have made a number of top leadership appointments this past year, many focused on strategy, growth, branding efforts and operations. The latest: Columbus, OH-headquartered firm Taylor Strategy Partners has appointed Mike Gamble as its new president. Mr. Gamble has been instrumental to Taylor Strategy Partners’ growth since joining the firm as vice president of business development

Taylor Strategy Partners Appoints Managing Director

Executive search firm Taylor Strategy Partners (TSP) has expanded its staff with the addition of Ken Amicon as managing director in its executive and professional search practice. Mr. Amicon brings over 20 years of executive and professional search experience to TSP in the payer, provider, health and property & casualty insurance sectors. He has conducted a

Press Releases

Allego and Taylor Strategy Partners (TSP) Join Forces to Help Pharmaceutical Companies Improve Drug Launch Sales Success

NEEDHAM, MA, COLUMBUS, OH – August 8, 2017 – Allego, the leading mobile video sales learning platform, and Taylor Strategy Partners (TSP), a leader in talent acquisition, selection, development, and retention, today announced a strategic partnership that will bring Allego’s sales learning technology to TSP’s pharmaceutical customers through its “Sales Accelerator” platform. With this partnership, TSP customers

Deborah Schnell Joins Taylor Strategy Partners as Vice President, Managing Director

COLUMBUS, OH, July 8, 2016 — Taylor Strategy Partners (TSP), a leader in the people business since 1969, is pleased to announce the addition of Deborah Schnell, Vice President, Managing Director, leading efforts for sales force expansion engagements. Schnell brings over 30 years of experience working with world-class sales and marketing organizations, including 20 years specifically focused

Taylor Strategy Partners Announces Sponsorship of Industry Leading Conference, LEAP HR: Life Sciences 2016 by Hanson Wade

COLUMBUS, OH, June 3, 2016 — Taylor Strategy Partners is delighted to announce a partnership with Hanson Wade for the LEAP HR: Life Sciences 2016 conference, to be held on July 26th and 27th, at The Colonnade Hotel in Boston, MA. This conference is the dedicated industry forum for HR leaders to lift the lid on

Ken Amicon, Managing Director, Joins Taylor Strategy Partners

COLUMBUS, OH, January 4, 2016 — Taylor Strategy Partners (TSP), a leader in the people business since 1969, is pleased to announce the addition of Ken Amicon, Managing Director, to the Executive & Professional Search practice. Amicon brings over 20 years of executive and professional search experience to TSP in the Payer, Provider, Health and Property & Casualty