How Did Retaindly Start?

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How It Started.

With technology disrupting the industry, new competitors entering the market, increased demand for equality, diversity and privacy and a shift in client expectations - how can executive search firms and executive recruiters remain competitive and top of mind?

Over the last 10 years, we have watched as executive search firms and executive recruiters approached marketing and lead generation as an inconsistent stop and go practice with a patchwork of initiatives, only to yield little to no results. This erratic push and pull and fragmented approach isn't a strategy.

A real marketing strategy for executive search firms and executive recruiters is one that engages and targets prospects with the right marketing messages in the right places - all with the underlying goal to win more search work.

How We Got Here.

With over 10 years of marketing expertise within the executive search and executive recruitment industry - Retaindly has implemented and delivered hundreds of marketing strategies and campaigns for executive recruiters and executive search firms worldwide. From independent executive recruiters to global executive search organizations, we have worked with clients of all types and sizes.

Retaindly offers digital marketing services for executive search firms and executive recruiters through self-service marketing products and project-based offerings that inform, support and drive a complete marketing strategy.

Where We're Headed.

Our mission here at Retaindly is simply to:

  • Drive the executive recruitment industry forward

  • Build marketing strategies for executive search clients that deliver results.

  • Make executive search better for clients, candidates and search firms.

Our Founder.

Thaddeus has been working as a marketing expert serving executive search firms and individual executive recruiters for over 10 years. He has an intricate first-hand knowledge of the executive search process, the value executive search provides and how to position this to clients. 

He has created websites, implemented lead generation campaigns, driven paid and unpaid social media ad campaigns, curated email nurture campaigns, elevated brands and published over 100 thought leadership content pieces. 

Thaddeus graduated from Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI, with a Bachelor's Degree in Advertising and Marketing and has lived in Philadelphia, New York, Boston, Hawaii and San Francisco.

10 years ago, Thaddeus fell into executive search and 10 years later his mission is to continue transforming the industry for the better through marketing, technology and collaboration.

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