Lenexa, KN (PRWEB) November 12, 2012
B. E. Smith has hired Mick Ruel as associate vice president for the firm’s Executive Search division. An accomplished healthcare executive search consultant with more than 15 years of experience in leadership positions, he will assume his new duties at B. E. Smith immediately.
In his new role, Ruel will lead a team responsible for vetting and screening healthcare executives to ensure a perfect fit for B. E. Smith clients. He joins a team of seasoned executive search consultants whose placements have consistently delivered tenure far exceeding the national industry average. Ruel has a successful track record of identifying leadership skills that meet the specific needs and unique circumstances of each client, according to Mark Madden, senior vice president of executive search, B. E. Smith.
“Mick’s diverse recruitment experience gives him the ability to work effectively on a broad range of positions uniquely suited to healthcare organizations,” Madden said. “His understanding of healthcare organizations and their specific needs has been a cornerstone for his success.”
Prior to joining B. E. Smith, Ruel managed a national executive search practice with a human resource consulting firm exclusive to the healthcare industry. He was a member of the executive search team specializing in positions from director to C-level executives, and received awards for excellence in recruiting practices.
Ruel earned a bachelor’s degree in economics and management from Albion College in Albion, Mich.
Ruel can be reached at mruel(at)besmith(dot)com.
About B. E. Smith:
Founded in 1978, B. E. Smith is a full-service healthcare leadership solutions firm and the top-ranked provider of senior-level leadership services including Interim Leadership, Executive Search and Consulting Solutions. Veteran healthcare leaders and regional healthcare experts partner with each client to create customized solutions. B. E. Smith’s proven methodology has resulted in the recent placement of more than 600 leaders into healthcare organizations worldwide. The firm utilizes a comprehensive sourcing strategy incorporating the latest marketing techniques, association partnerships, social networking and the largest database of skilled senior-level healthcare executives in the industry to deliver immediate results in today’s complex healthcare environment. For more information, visit BESmith.com or call 877-802-4593.