We recently retained PFM Executive Search to replace our retiring VP of Human Resources. Throughout the search process, it was evident that PFM knew the market very well providing us with an extensive, high quality list of candidates. In addition, PFM provided strategic level support by working with us to identify the candidate that was not only well-qualified but could provide senior leadership consistent with Vancity’s values.
Chief Executive Officer, Vancity Credit Union
It was a pleasure to work closely with the PFM Team on our search! Each member contributed wonderful value to the process – they were strategic, responsive, detailed, articulate and smart. I am grateful for their many contributions and the successful hire was fantastic!
Selection Committee Chair for the Vice President, External Relations & Communications, The University of British Columbia
We at Modo appreciate PFM’s help in helping us find a new CEO. PFM recognized our needs and the unique elements of our search. They balanced unbiased information with professional insights and advice and were responsive and detailed. We would absolutely work with PFM again!
Search Committee Chair for the Chief Executive Officer, Modo
PFM is a team of professionals that superbly match the need of the employing organization with correct quality candidates. PFM works very closely with the client making the important process of hiring the right executive comfortable for all participants. PFM is an organization that proves they should be utilized.
Board Chair, Provincial Health Services Authority
Just a quick note to express my sincere appreciation for the successful recruit of our new VP. Your diligence to understand our needs and what the new organization needed really impressed me and gave me great confidence that if this person existed, you would find them. We are very excited with our candidate and can’t thank you enough for a wonderful experience and a tremendous outcome.
President, Island Savings
PFM’s greatest strength is their ability to listen to many stakeholders and to gain a full appreciation of the culture and the leadership needs of an organization. It isn’t about completing a search but rather being fully invested in the process and finding the best candidate. PFM is there every step of the way and I can’t thank them enough for their professionalism and expertise.
National Chair, Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation
I’d like to thank you for conducting such an excellent search to position and fill this challenging and unique role. I believe the panel was quite surprised by the comprehensiveness and diversity of the list of potential candidates… PFM certainly helped us see new opportunities and adeptly managed us through a fairly complicated process.