Craig began his recruiting career in July of 1980, by going to work for a leading recruiting office in the Twin Cities. Combined with previous extensive sales training and experience, he gained valuable industry knowledge in many areas of business and search and was the top performer for each of his three years. In 1983, he started Search Specialists, a search firm wholly owned by him and his family. In 1998, the company changed the name of the firm to Craig Lindell & Associates, Inc., whose specialty is Searching! They aggressively pursue the working happy in a wide variety of industries and the firm has been successful, with Local, Regional, National and International searches for 25 years. During this time the company has generated substantial revenues of many, many millions of dollars. He mentors others in recruiting techniques and consults with sales organizations on methods to improve their capabilities and their closing ratio. Becoming a fisher of men and women has been and is his greatest passion in life. Through God’s Grace, Craig has a full and happy life complemented by wife, Jennifer and daughter, Beth. Along with staff, the whole family works in the business. They all work together for both clients and candidates to ensure each placement connects Excellent Talent to Employers of Choice!!!
Niche – All industries, Banking, Biotech, Biotechnology, Business Development, Commercial Banking, Energy, Engineering, Executive Health Care, Financial, Financial Services, I.T. Leadership, Legal, Manufacturing, Marketing, Medical, Oil& Gas, Energy, Petrochemicals, Retail, Sales, Sales Management, Wealth Management
Region – Asia-Pacific, Atlanta, Austin, Canada, Chicagoland, DC Area, East, GA, Global, Lowa, Mid Atlantic|Mid Atlantic, Midwest, Nationwide, North, North America, Northwest, Notheast, Silicon Valley, South, Southeast, Southwest, United States, Washington DC, West, Western US
Industries – Accounting, Banking, Biotech, Commercial Lending, Defense/Aerospace, Electrical/Electronics, Energy, Engineering, Finance / Financial Services, Health Care, Human Resources, Information Technology, Insurance, Intellectual Property Attorneys, Management, Manufacturing, Marketing, Medical, Oil & Gas, Operations, Petrochemicals, Retail, Retail Management, Sales, Semiconductors, Technology Sales Commercial
Search Type – Retained