Radar HeadHunters expands into Western Canada

For immediate release: April 1st, 2014.

radar HeadHunters expands into Western Canada

Calgary, Alberta: Patrick McLean, President of radar HeadHunters, is delighted to announce that Chris Young has joined the radar team as Executive Vice President, General Manager of Western Canadian operations.

After successfully building a unique recruitment model in Toronto and Montreal, radar has partnered with Chris Young to lead radar’s Western Division as well as contributing to the First Human Capital Management platforms including Mandrake, NEXCareer, and First Executive Search. Chris will be responsible for execution of the company’s strategy, business development, recruitment and placement of talent in the Western Region. radar’s goal is to continue to expand with high quality talent, leveraging our entrepreneurial solutions while creating a work place that is second to none.

Chris works brilliantly with colleagues and creates strong, committed customers, with high standards and a vision for doing what’s right, said Patrick McLean. Chris sees opportunity where others see a wall. This and his passion for the business and connecting with candidates/customers are the qualities that we look for in our partners.

“I have considered the Search business for many years, given my experience in the recruitment space, but I did not want to join just another search firm. radar represents a unique approach to the market that changes the parameters of the recruitment and talent management space. It was an opportunity to build something special with one of Canada’s largest privately owned search groups. “

With an extensive background in Human Capital Management, Chris is a trusted executive with over 20 years experience in sales & marketing, recruitment strategy,technology, manufacturing, advertising, and human resources. He has held senior roles at well known brands such as Workopolis, Rolls Royce Enginesand TMP Worldwide. His focus has been on sales leadership and management, bringing with him an engaging and strategic approach to addressing customer needs.

Chris has a Masters in Political Science from the University of Manitoba and completed the Sales Management training program from Queens University and a year of Asian Studies at UBC. Chris graduated from St. George’s high school in Vancouver.

About radar Headhunters: a recruitment firm that differentiates itself by its direct recruiting approach (head-hunting) of professionals and mid-level executives. Our team is comprised of experts who are involved in every mandate and ensure a successful experience for our clients with the recommendation of the best talent available on the market. All our team members have solid Canadian and global experience in recruiting.

Patrick McLean

Patrick McLean