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Founder + Managing Partner

Rick Ferretti

Rick Ferretti graduated from UNC Charlotte with a degree in Communications and a Masters in Strategic Leadership.

After college, Rick received The Excellence First Award (among 92,000 employees) during his tenure with Wachovia Securities while securing his Series 7 brokerage license. Rick was recruited by CPI Security as their Corporate Trainer where he trained over 100 Consultants throughout North Carolina.

Rick joined the Human Resources and Recruiting industry in 2009, where he led a team of Executive Recruiters in Accounting & Finance, Human Resources and Corporate Administrative. He and his team experienced a 600% growth in less than 3 years in the Charlotte market.

He continues to support the Charlotte community while serving on the Board of Directors for the Charlotte Area SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management) chapter.

Rick currently resides in the Charlotte area with his wife and two beautiful children!





EXECUTIVE RECRUITER

DAN KNUTSEN

Dan attended Marshall University, where he focused on Mass Communications.  After College, Dan devoted 4 years working in the staffing and executive recruiting industry in Charlotte, North Carolina.  During his tenure, Dan launched the direct hire division, where his team specialized in Accounting & Finance and IT Professional Placement. 

           Following his tenure in the recruiting industry, Dan was asked to join Shutterfly where he was responsible for providing print and technical solutions to Fortune 500 organizations. He successfully increased revenue from $5 million to $200 million in his 6 year tenure.

           Dan’s passion for representing clients and supporting executive search candidates in the Charlotte market ultimately led him back to the recruiting industry in 2019.

           In Dan’s spare time, he enjoys playing baseball, softball, golf, and he spending time with his son, Ethan.