Laurie Gunning, CMP
St. Louis, MO Office
Management Consulting & Corporate Roles in Healthcare, Financial Services & Emerging Technology
Laurie Gunning is known for her high energy, intuitive and “we can do this” approach. She looks closely at the unique needs and offerings of both the clients and candidates, and really takes extra steps, to bring the optimal “value propositions” together. She understands the demands of today’s hiring process, and works to create a streamlined, effective process…involving insightful questions and “read between the lines ”listening, thorough candidate presentations, and excellent follow-up.
Her specialties are in a Management Consulting (Healthcare/Life Sciences, Financial Services, Emerging Technologies) and corporate Managerial roles in industries where technology is a mission critical differentiator. Her clients rely on her extensive sourcing techniques and sense of urgency to fill the “difficult to fill” roles. An even greater specialty is her “digging in” to understand the unique culture of an organization and making that a critical component when finding the optimal talent solutions. She has very strong partnerships with Recruiting experts nationwide for both PERMANENT and CONTRACTUAL needs and can offer this full service solution for clients looking for top experts, yet a streamlined, cost/time effective process, with one point of contact.
In addition to her Recruiting efforts, she is the VP, Strategic Partners serving on the Executive Board of the National Human Resources Asso. Her extensive network, along with her experience as a Career Consultant /Coach, have provided her with “hands on” experience with multiple roles and industries (from non-profit, to large corporate, to high-tech). This gives her a unique advantage as she works to find the best “fit” for a company, hiring manager and candidate. Laurie has also travelled the globe with her work. She has been to over 55 countries (all continents, except Antarctica—that was the next stop) and all 50 states!
Laurie is committed to exceptional results and will give you 110%! She is available to you 24/7.
"Laurie is a rare find. Over the course of my career working as a Sr. HR professional, I encountered several firms and individuals that offer recruitment services, and Laurie, by far has been in the top tier of service providers in the industry. She takes the necessary steps to ensure that she understands her clients' needs before recommending candidates." - Director, HR – Global Services Organization