Doug brings decades of expertise in personal top billings, personnel services firm ownership, and industry training. His tenure in recruiting has resulted in his personal success at building four highly successful recruiting and executive search businesses. A board member and advisor to NAPS and many leading recruiting associations; his reputation for training excellence has placed him, repeatedly, as a guest speaker for many state, regional and private recruiter associations, NAPS, ACSESS (Canada), NPA ( U.S., Asia, Australia) and IPA. He trains recruiters worldwide in the unique and leading edge ECourse, Art of the Recruiting Masters at and

Doug is in demand with many companies and associations as a featured trainer and speaker at several national, state and international association conferences. Having personally trained and assisted in the establishment of more than 450 recruiting firms worldwide, he knows the secrets and proven process that creates success!
  • He is a business consultant to many corporations; large and small, franchised and independent personnel services firms globally.
  • Doug is currently owner and president of a professional retained recruiting firm and a training services company in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida.
  • Doug works a “desk” every day making him uniquely qualified as a personnel services industry trainer.
  • Many of his recruiting clients have put their net worth and corporate objectives and achieved recruiting excellence as a result of his training and guidance.
  • Prior to his move to Florida, Doug personally established and successfully sold well-respected recruiting and search services firms in Kent and Centerville, Ohio. 
  • Earlier, as an executive officer of a major international franchisor for nearly ten years, Doug established hundreds of successful personnel service firms and their staff members.
  • Prior, Doug was owner and president of four successful contingency, temporary and retained personnel services firms. 
  • He gained his initial placement experience as a personnel services consultant in an independent firm.
  • Doug has held the title of CPC; certified personnel consultant (NAPS) since 1981, CSP since 1999.
  • Doug serves on the board of the National Association of Personnel Services and is a past-president of the Ohio Search & Staffing Association.