Kirk Durossette Joins Kingsley Gate Partners as Vice President of Recruiting
Kingsley Gate Partners, a global executive search firm launched last year to address senior executive recruitment needs in the digital age, announced it has hired Kirk Durossette as Vice President of Recruiting. In this new role, Mr Durossette will manage all worldwide recruiting activities from setting strategic direction and standard operating procedures to overseeing training and auditing performance. He will also be responsible for further implementing and optimizing the firm’s ClientSuite platform to ensure the highest level of accountability and transparency with clients. He reports to Buster Houchins, Senior Partner, Office of the CEO at Kingsley Gate Partners.
“Kingsley Gate Partners strives for exceptional results to meet or exceed the expectations that we jointly set with all of our clients. Through our SaaS-based ClientSuite platform, we provide a level of sophistication unparalleled among leading executive search firms,” stated Nancy Albertini, senior partner, Office of the CEO at Kingsley Gate Partners. “Kirk brings a comprehensive skillset and proven success record that will play a critical role in our recruiters’ ability to deliver candidates who bring the best industry credentials, successful track record and distinct emotional and intellectual qualities to drive performance for our clients’ organizations.”
Prior to joining Kingsley Gate Partners, Mr Durossette served as a principal and executive search consultant for DHR, an executive search firm headquartered in Chicago, Ill. Mr Durossette served in a blended role as a search consultant and researcher. He executed some of the toughest assignments across multiple industries while mentoring and training DHR’s global team of associates and recruiters. Mr Durossette also held various recruiter positions at Memorial Hermann, Tenet Healthcare and Tyler & Company. A graduate of Texas Tech University, Mr Durossette earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing.
“We’re pleased that Kirk also brings a strong understanding of training and mentoring, as well as experience in auditing recruiter performance to his role,” says Buster Houchins, Senior Partner, Office of the CEO at Kingsley Gate Partners. “He will help to ensure a high level of consistency and transparency to help our clients — and our firm – attract top talent.”
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