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Your Healthcare & Biotech Executive Search Firm Partner

We recruit executive leaders to help make lives healthier. From healthcare providers to insurance and from cutting-edge biomedical research to medical equipment – our track record in healthcare can help you fill that key hire quickly.

Our methodology enables us to quickly recruit the executive talent you are looking for to give you peace of mind about your team leadership.

Clients partner with Herd Freed Hartz for a few key reasons:

Proven Track Record – Since 2001, our firm has successfully worked with 400+ Northwest clients on nationwide, executive-level searches. Forbes also recognized us as the “Top Executive Search Firm in the Northwest” for 3 years in a row.

Results That Matter – We deliver the candidate quality and speed you are looking for. Our “Time to Candidate” average over the last 3 years is 37 days. 95% of candidates we place are still in the role 18 months later. We deliver a high ROI and peace of mind by ensuring you are surrounded by an “A-player” executive leadership team, giving you a competitive advantage.

Recruiting Partnership – Clients enjoy our trusted, long-term partnership that goes beyond just filling the role. We provide customized strategic recruiting insights, methodologies, and best practices, which can be used across all your hiring needs. We believe in the “art of recruiting” by crafting your story in a compelling way, helping you stand out from the pack and attract top-talent you would not find on your own. Our goal is to make working with our team a professional and fun experience.

VP of People

Dir of Recruiting Operations

Chief Financial Officer
Medical Director (2)
SVP of Provider Strategy
SVP Provider Relations
VP Medical Management
VP Infrastructure
VP of HR
VP Customer Experience
Dir of Talent Acquisition
Dir of Clinical Programs
Dir of Strategic Development
Dir of Business Intelligence
Strategic Programs Dir - Integrated Health

Chief Executive Officer

Medical Director

Chief Revenue Officer

VP Medical Management

VP Health Partnerships

VP Sales

Chief Technology Officer

Dir of Health Plan Operations

Inside Sales Mgr

(Endeavour Capital)

Medical Director (2)

President & CEO (WA subsidiary)

President (VA subsidiary)

Chief Information Officer

Chief Financial Officer

Dir of Strategy

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Recruiting Consulting

Medical Director

VP Sales

VP Global Operations
VP Customer Care Services
Sr. Dir of IT

(Bain Capital)

VP of Engineering


Program Director

Chief Information Officer (CIO)

Alliance Mgr (Clinical Trials)

VP Sales

Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

Researcher (Tobacco)

Chief Executive Officer

President of Paramount Dental Services

Chief Operations Officer (COO)

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)


Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Chief Medical Officer

Head of Human Resources

Head of Manufacturing Operations

Dir of Regulatory Affairs

VP of Development

Head of Product (Medical Device)

VP Center Development

VP Finance

(Alaris Equity Partners)
(Garrison Capital)

Chief Marketing Officer
Sr. Dir of Community

Chief Human Resources Officer

Director of Facilities

VP of Talent Acquisition


Dir of Marketing & Sales Mgr

Chief Development Officer


Executive Director

VP Institutional Advancement

Director of Finance


Tax Manager

Healthcare Practice Director

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Practice Administrator

VP of Business Development


VP Business Development

Executive Director

Chief Technology Officer

VP of Sales

Chief Financial Officer

CFO & Dir Development

VP of Sales

Chief Executive Officer

Executive Director/COO


Talent Wins.