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Charlotte Executive Search

Charlotte’s top executive search firm.

Elevate Your Business with Talentfoot, where we connect growth-focused companies with Charlotte’s most coveted C-Suite and VP talent. Hire your next leader to accelerate revenue, growth, and innovation.

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We know Charlotte

Nestled in the heart of Charlotte, we’re intimately familiar with the pulse of Uptown’s Trade and Tryon, the innovation brewing in South End, and the corporate dynamism along Ballantyne’s corridors.

With an unmatched 98% success rate, we leverage our deep connections in these key business districts and throughout North Carolina to connect you with exceptional C-Suite and VP talent. 

You need proven executives. We deliver.

Recruit faster
Our targeted headhunting and deep candidate networks allow you to start meeting candidates in 2 weeks or less.  

Access passive talent
Meet and hire the top 10% of executives who are leading their teams and aren’t browsing job boards.

The way you want it
 Flexible pricing and service options designed to meet your organization’s needs

With the best guarantee
Enjoy the industry’s best candidate performance guarantee. 

executive search that works.

Experience a structured and methodical search process, without the inflated cost, lousy service, and cringe of working with big executive search firms. 

Our targeted headhunting approach, combined with rigorous candidate assessment filters out pretenders, leaving only proven performers you’ll actually want to interview and hire. 

Join 2500+ customers who use Talentfoot

Your team listened very carefully to our brief, and provided us only with candidates who are highly qualified and highly motivated. You didn’t just throw a bunch of names in our face. We were very satisfied with the candidates we interviewed and ultimately thrilled with the one we have hired. 

- Ben, Owner

Macklowe Gallery

Talentfoot communicated our story to candidates, rather than acting like yet another transactional recruiting studio.

- Ryan, Chief Digital Officer

Diversy Fund

I saw a really strong bench of candidates based on the intake we completed and ended up selecting two for separate needs as a result.

- Danielle. SVP, Client Experience

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Talentfoot executive search and recruiting

98% Client Success Rate

Whether you’re a growth-focused start-up, scale-up, or mid-market company, you’ll benefit from Talentfoot’s unmatched success. With a 98% fill rate, we radically outperform traditional recruiters and big executive search firms – and do it all in under 7 weeks.

Your next game-changing hire is closer and faster than you think – guaranteed.

Charlotte's Top Executive Search Firm

Unlike most Executive search firms in Charlotte, Talentfoot bridges the gap between your company and elite professionals who aren’t on the job hunt. Through Indigo – our exclusive, invite-only C-suite network – you get immediate access to the city’s most coveted executives and leaders who’ve been meticulously vetted for their ability to drive top-line growth.

We don't settle for mediocre talent. Neither should you.

Talentfoot bridges the gap between your company and top executives who aren’t on the job hunt. Through Indigo – our exclusive, invite-only C-suite network – you get access to Charlotte’s most coveted executives and leaders who’ve been meticulously vetted for their ability to drive top-line growth.

Ready to Recruit?

Our sales recruiters are standing by. Simply fill out the form and we’ll be in touch to discuss your organization’s sales hiring requirements and answer your questions. 

Ready to Recruit?

Our sales recruiters are standing by. Simply fill out the form and we’ll be in touch to discuss your organization’s sales hiring requirements and answer your questions. 

Here are some commonly asked questions in the meantime.

Here are some commonly asked questions.

  • Technology (SaaS, Ai, Martech, Adtech, FinTech, Cyber Security, and more)
  • Industrial, Manufacturing, and Construction
  • Consumer Durables, Electronics, and Packaged Goods
  • Professional Services
  • And more!

Whether you need a C-Suite executive, VP, or Director, Talentfoot can help.

Here are a few we frequently fill: 

  • Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
  • Chief Data Officer (CDO)
  • Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) 
  • Chief Revenue Officer (CRO)
  • Chief Experience Officer (CXO)
  • Chief Human Resource Officer (CHRO)
  • VP (Sales, Marketing, IT, Human Resources, etc.)
  • EVP 
  • Director

Talentfoot has a presence across the U.S and Canada.

Our talent networks and recruiting capabilities reach into every major U.S market including New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Atlanta, Orlando, Charlotte, Denver, Austin, St. Paul, Philadelphia, Boston, Toronto, Vancouver, Montreal, Waterloo, and more.

We follow a 13-step process for each search, beginning with a detailed intake to precisely define the skillset the organization needs to meet its goals through onboarding and retention of your new hire. Our team will guide you through the interview and offer process, providing you with best practices to make the most efficient use of your time and find the best fit for your organization.

Yes. Navigate your organization’s growth with Talentfoot’s flexible hiring options. We provide a full range of talent solutions – from direct hires to fractional and advisory roles – ensuring your team is always equipped with the talent need to meet your business objectives.

Pay for Performance, Not Promises.

Weary of recruiters who don’t deliver? Talentfoot is here to change your experience with fee structures rooted in performance, not just promises. This means paying for tangible results and success, not just effort.

  • Retained Search Services: Ideal for mission-critical, senior roles, our retained search offers a thorough and dedicated approach, with payments aligned to key milestones in the recruitment process.
  • Contingency Recruitment: Risk-free and results-oriented. Opt for our contingency model and pay only when we successfully place the right candidate in your organization.
  • Fractional Talent: Especially suited for startups and growing businesses, this model gives you access to top-tier fractional talent, allowing for smaller, and more manageable payments.

Talentfoot does more than just sales recruiting. We enable companies to accelerate revenue growth and drive innovation by helping them recruit and build high-performance sales, marketing, and technology teams.

Talentfoot has helped thousands of passive candidates find their next great career. To browse our job board or submit your resume, click here.

More Frequently Asked Questions

Talentfoot, a beacon in the Charlotte executive search firm landscape, specializes in forging connections between exceptional talent and the city’s top companies. Renowned for our in-depth industry knowledge and customized search strategies, we stand as the preferred choice among Charlotte’s businesses seeking impactful leaders. Our commitment to quality and a vast network within various sectors elevate us, ensuring Charlotte’s clients access premier executive search services. As your strategic ally, Talentfoot is dedicated to understanding your distinct business needs and sourcing candidates who are not just leaders, but innovators and drivers of success. For a partnership that transforms leadership, turn to Talentfoot – where Charlotte’s business potential meets unparalleled executive talent.

  1. What makes Talentfoot Charlotte’s top executive search firm?

    Talentfoot is recognized as Charlotte’s premier executive search firm, distinguished by our unmatched expertise in aligning high-caliber talent with leading organizations in the region. Our deep understanding of Charlotte’s dynamic business environment enables us to pinpoint and attract leaders capable of driving significant growth and transformation. Each search is customized, aligning closely with our client’s unique strategic goals and cultural values, a testament to our commitment to tailored solutions.

    What executive search roles does Talentfoot place in Charlotte?

    In Charlotte, Talentfoot is adept at placing a broad spectrum of executive roles across diverse industries. Our areas of expertise encompass C-level positions (CEO, CFO, CTO, CMO), Vice Presidents, Directors, and Senior Managers. We concentrate on roles critical to the strategic and operational success of an organization, ensuring the placement of leaders who have a profound impact.

    What surrounding areas does Talentfoot’s Charlotte executive search serve?

    Talentfoot’s executive search services in Charlotte extend beyond the city limits to encompass the Greater Charlotte Area, the Piedmont region, and neighboring parts of South Carolina. Our expansive network and regional expertise empower us to connect local businesses with the finest executive talent, well-versed in the distinctive challenges and opportunities of these areas.

    What makes Talentfoot different from other Charlotte executive search firms?

    Talentfoot sets itself apart from other Charlotte executive search firms with a unique, innovative approach. Our focus on Sales, Marketing, and Technology roles targets transformative growth and innovation for your business. We employ a consultative, holistic strategy, ensuring perfect talent alignment with your strategic vision.

    Utilizing science-based HOGAN® leadership assessments and comprehensive multi-stage interviews, we achieve unmatched precision in talent selection. Beyond placement, our extensive post-hire support includes success check-ins and ongoing assistance, ensuring your new leaders excel and contribute significantly to your organization.

    Our exclusive access to the Indigo Network gives you an edge, connecting you with top-tier C-suite leaders for unparalleled insights and networking opportunities. Talentfoot provides more than recruitment; we offer partnership, elite tools, and customized strategies for businesses of all sizes. Opt for Talentfoot for an executive search experience as extraordinary as your next leader in Charlotte.

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