Boston is among one of the nation’s strongest economies with many fast-growing companies, particularly in education, research, and medicine, as well as a highly educated and talented workforce from the area’s extremely renowned colleges and universities. As more organizations move their headquarters to Boston, the city’s reputation as a global business center grows. For executive search firms Boston’s market includes many companies seeking People/HR leadership to help them rapidly grow and build a winning workplace culture.
Major companies include General Electric, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Staples, Dunkin’ Brands, Gillette, Iron Mountain, and Wayfair, many of them among our clients. Top start-ups to watch include Corvus Insurance, Hometap, Hopjump, mabl, Marigold Health, Neural Magic, Paperless Parts, and Starburst Data. Big businesses, start-ups, and human resources executives are attracted to Boston’s easily livable and walkable communities, convenient public transportation, world-class doctors and hospitals, top-rated education system and beautiful, distinct four seasons. The Greater Boston metro area consists of Boston, Cambridge, Lowell, Providence, Quincy, and Worcester; each with a culture and feel all its own. Affectionately dubbed ‘bean town’, Boston’s city proper spans almost 50 square miles.
Frederickson Partners is one of the top-rated HR Executive Search firms, with expertise in placing Chief People Officers (CPOs), Chief Human Resources Officers (CHROs), Human Resources Business Partners (HRBPs), Chief Diversity Officers (CDOs) and other HR leaders. We have access to the broadest network of People and HR executives in the world, and a 25-year reputation as a human resources talent search firm and HR Advisory provider.