Southeast U.S., Mid-South U.S.

Accounting, Finance/Financial Services, Human Resources, Engineering

Garen Haddad

Garen leads a team of high-performing Memphis, TN-based recruiters, providing executive search and staffing services to clients throughout the Mid-South & SE USA regions.  His firm began in 1983, founded by his late parents.  He continues to work an active desk, assisting clients with strategic recruiting efforts across the globe.

Garen Haddad is widely recognized as a highly accomplished and esteemed professional in the search and staffing industry, particularly in the Mid-South/Southeast regions of the United States. With an unwavering commitment to mentorship and community impact, he serves as an inspiration to many aspiring professionals. Garen’s journey in the industry began at a young age when he took over the reins of his late parents’ firm, which they founded in 1983 with a vision of establishing a world-class, ethically driven, and exceptionally successful search and staffing services business. Their dreams have continued to fuel Garen’s ambitions for over three decades.

Throughout his extensive career, Garen has proven his expertise by successfully assisting clients in critical searches across the United States, as well as in the Asian Pacific, European, and Middle Eastern regions. Leading a highly productive team, Garen and his colleagues share a common goal of providing an unparalleled search and staffing experience to both candidates and clients. Their commitment to excellence and integrity has established them as the go-to partner in the industry.

Garen’s professional journey began after graduating from Eckerd College in sunny St. Petersburg, FL, where he earned a degree in Personnel Management. In 1993, he launched his career with a specialization in placing Internal Audit talent within Fortune 500 companies nationwide. Since then, Garen’s expertise has expanded to represent client companies across various specialties, often serving as the exclusive search partner, regardless of the functional role.

Beyond his achievements in the search and staffing industry, Garen has actively contributed to his community through various philanthropic endeavors. For 20 years, he served on the Board of Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Memphis, dedicating his time and resources to support and empower young individuals. In recognition of his outstanding contributions, Garen was honored as part of Memphis’ Top 40 under 40 and acknowledged as one of the city’s top executives in the search and staffing industry.

In 2007, Garen joined the prestigious Pinnacle Society, an organization that has played a pivotal role in his ongoing growth and professional development. The society has provided him with invaluable opportunities to connect with industry leaders, exchange insights, and continually elevate his expertise in the search and staffing field.

As Garen Haddad continues to make significant strides in the industry, his remarkable achievements, dedication to ethical practices, and commitment to community engagement cement his position as a respected leader in the search and staffing sector. With an unwavering focus on delivering exceptional results and fostering meaningful connections, Garen exemplifies the qualities of a true industry trailblazer. 

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