International, established in 1984, is a 'modified retained' search
firm that specializes in sourcing management, sales, marketing
and senior level technical professionals for domestic and international
positions. The company works primarily for clients in the advanced materials, energy, medical equipment, mining, and manufacturing industries.
is a preferred member of Top Echelon, one of the premier networks
of independent search firms in the
world. This affiliation provides immediate access to a large, current
data base of candidates who meet specific discipline, industry
and geographic requirements. It also
furnishes information on salaries, incentive programs, benefits, relocation
and other forms of compensation used to attract and retain top
International does not hesitate to partner with search firms around
the world when appropriate.
Michael D. Helffrich and Alan B. Helffrich Jr. have more
than 50 years of combined experience in executive search.
Further, they have domestic and international experience
as Sales, Branch, Regional and General Manager, Vice President
and President of various multinational industrial and financial
companies in the United States, Latin America and Europe.
are Certified Personnel Consultants. Both have served as Officers
of local, state and international business and personnel associations.
Both speak several languages and have a global business perspective.
This background assures clients a pragmatic, in depth understanding
of business operations and the factors affecting senior staffing
Our strength is
identifying, qualifying and recruiting professionals who are
not on the market. Further, compared to traditional retained
search, our modified retained modus operandi assures better
performance at less cost. We have never failed a modified retained
1984-2012. 28 Years of Excellence!