Hobson Associates

Hobson Associates Named One of America's Best Recruiting Firms

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Hobson Associates named one of America’s Best Executive and Professional Recruiting Firms 

PLANTSVILLE, CT May 3, 2023--Hobson Associates, one of the nation’s largest and oldest privately-held executive search firms, is proud to announce being named one of America's Best Executive as well as Professional Search Firms by Forbes. The prestigious award recognizes the top 200 firms in the country that specialize in placing executives in high-level positions across a variety of industries. Forbes partnered with market research firm Statista to determine America’s Best Executive Recruiting Firms, consisting of companies that specialize in filling positions with salaries of at least $100,000. The rankings were based on survey responses from more than 5,200 external recruiters, HR or hiring managers and job seekers with recent experience working with a recruiting firm. The top 150 companies made the final list.

Hobson Associates is celebrating their 50th year in business and is revered for their proven track record of success. Their team of veteran recruiters specializes in various niches and industries and is dedicated to delivering the best talent for their clients. And after five decades of experience and thousands of successfully completed searches, they know how to find and secure talent and help you achieve superior results — quickly.

Being named one of America's Best Executive Recruiting Firms by Forbes is a testament to the hard work and dedication of the entire team at Hobson Associates. We are proud of this recognition and look forward to continuing to provide exceptional service to our clients.” said Danny Cahill, President and Managing Partner.



Nationwide Executive Recruiters specializing in Technology, Life Sciences, Industrial and Manufacturing, Sustainability, Healthcare, Insurance, and Staffing Services.

  • 50 years of experience, making us one of the oldest, and largest, privately held search firms in the country.
  • Exceptional veteran recruiters who average over 16 years of recruiting experience—and who represent the highest concentration of Pinnacle Society members, the society of top-producing recruiters.
  • In-depth industry expertise so you don’t have to waste time getting us up to speed on your business and its challenges and opportunities.
  • A focus on “delivering” rather than “placing” the candidate, which ensures that more of your offers are accepted and your transitions are painless.
  • A unique partnership model for our recruiters that further motivates their commitment to your success.

After decades of experience and thousands of successfully completed searches, we know how to find and secure talent and help you achieve superior results — quickly.