Egret Consulting Group is a boutique electrical industry recruiting firm that offers contingent, retained and consulting services. We are a full-service search firm with customized solutions and search processes that can range from contingency to full executive retained search. We help educate our clients on the attributes of our varying search processes to ensure that we manage expectations of the process, deliverables and speed. Whether the client prefers contingency, retained or somewhere in between; Egret is client-centric, focused on providing the proper solution for each assignment.

Our market focus is exclusive to the Lighting, Lighting Design, Electrical ManufacturingElectrical Distribution, Solid State LightingRenewable Energy, Wire & Cable and Building Automation industries.

 

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What our clients say:

” I had been searching for the right candidate for months. The candidates John provided were above and beyond any that came through the door organically. I am extremely happy with our final choice and very glad we decided to use your service. I will recommend to anyone looking to fill a challenging position in the future.  “
President, $20M Sensor Manufacturer
“I’m Krystle Smith and I had a wonderful experience with Egret Consulting. Extremely professional and friendly. When one interview didn’t work out, Brooke didn’ throw me in the discard pile but actually found another opportunity right away. She constantly checked in on me during and after the hiring process, and would always be a listening ear for me.  “
Lighting Designer, Illuminating Concepts
“Dear Brooke, Hooray!  We’re thrilled that you were able to help us (at long last) find a candidate who has now accepted employment with Evenlite as our Senior Mechanical Engineer. We sincerely appreciate your perseverance and the professional job that you did vetting potential candidates. “
President, Evenlite
“Ted is the owner of the preeminent lighting and electrical recruiting organization and we’ve done a lot of business with him over the years.”
Director of HR, $1B Wire and Cable Manufacturer
“Ted Konnerth and Egret Consulting was no less than outstanding to work with and focused truly on all the aspects that matter most in a career opportunity and transition. In my view, Egret ensures that every critical aspect of the candidate and client are met. From qualifications to cultural fit, Ted pulls it all together in a way that only spells success for all parties involved. Absolutely top notch!”
David Bendtsen, CEO, Mid-Plains Power
“Egret Consulting Group provided me with a number of opportunity to match my capabilities and experience with a career opportunity that would challenge me and allow me to grow. I would definitely recommend working with the recruiters at Egret to enhance your career!”
Al Rzeckowski, Outside Sales, All Current Electrical Sales
“I had the pleasure of working with both Brooke and Ted while transitioning to my new opportunity, I was impressed by their professionalism and seamless follow up in every step from initial contact to after hire. I highly recommend the team at Egret Consulting for your next search.”
Mindy Haverland, Regional Sales Manager, Verbatim America’s LLC
“Egret consulting brought me great opportunities with quality companies. They were very professional and cordial and made me feel like I mattered and they were working for me.”
Dave Cook, Regional Sales Manager, Eye Lighting
“Erin, I hope you realize what a great company you are with; Ted is so far advanced that his competitors just shake their heads. Learn while you enjoy..!!~!!”
Robert H. Smith PE, General Manager, Adam’s Metal Products
“I already have and will continue to refer industry professionals to Prudence. She has hopefully found me a home and my last stop as far as my career goes and for that I am eternally grateful.”
Dave Boccelli, Outside Sales, Franklin Electric Supply
“My experience with the Egret Consulting Group was very positive and very professional in every aspect of the recruiting process. My recruiter was very hands on throughout the whole process and took personal responsibility in making sure that I was treated as a professional every step of the way.”
Julius Tomei, CIO, Focal Point Lighting
“I just wanted to drop you a note and let you know how pleased I am with the experience of working with your company and Brooke. We have hired two very solid Lighting Design Engineers through her efforts. Both people were relocated and she worked with us on the employer side as well as with the candidates’ to make sure all went well for both parties. She has been consistent in her efforts to present candidates who meet our requirements and brings a very high level of professionalism to the table. We have a continued need for good quality people and have kept Brooke engaged looking for people to fill our needs and plan to continue to do so moving forward.”
Brad Salamone, Vice President and General Manager, Atlantic Energy Concepts
“Working with Prudence was truly a pleasure, from start to finish. She created an opportunity for me and closed it in a very short time, while exhibiting a level of professionalism and commitment that made it enjoyable to work with her. Her calm manner made it easy to confide in her on confidential matters and her sense of humor kept me smiling. With Prudence on your side you can expect great things to happen, no doubt about it. I look forward to keeping her number handy for any sales recruiting needs.”
John Marchiando, Regional Vice President, Houston Wire & Cable
“Working with Brooke has been a great experience, I hired a Regional Sales Manager through her efforts and he has been a valuable addition to our team. I will continue to work with her in the future and would recommend her services to any company in the lighting industry.”
Regional Vice President, Big 4 Lighting Manufacturer
“Brooke’s candidate is one of the best hires we’ve made! He just celebrated his first year anniversary with our company and has been a top performed and is now mentoring new hires.”
National Sales Manager, Fortune 200 Electrical Manufacturer
“Prudence is easy to work with produces results quickly. She understands the electrical distribution business and put qualified candidates in front of us in just a few weeks helping us expand our sales force. Absolutely will use her again!”
Phil DeLoache, VP Sales & Marketing, First Source Electrical
“Prudence does a great job representing the opportunity accurately and finding candidates that have the proper characteristics for a great fit.  She communicates very well, so that everyone is informed as to the current status.  She follows up and keeps the process moving.  She is honest and provides good feedback.”
James Sipe, COO, Cape Electric Supply
“I believe the Egret Consulting Group is the most well-connected and professional search firm in our industry. Egret Consulting is professional, thorough and understands our industry, and therefore,  I can not imagine working with another agency. I would highly recommend them to any distributor or manufacturer in the electrical industry.”
Ron Kohlenberg, President , Hein Electric Supply Company
“Working with Brooke and Egret has been one of the most professional and effective experiences in my career.  She was thorough, professional, and attentive and managed the entire process to conclusion.  I was able to interview several very well-qualified candidates within a short period of time, keeping my time investment to a minimum.  I would recommend her to any manufacturer who is looking for a recruiter who understands both recruiting and the industry.”
Todd Pelland, National Sales Director, Cooper Industries
“Our  company has worked with Prudence at Egret Consulting for the last 6 years for recruiting assignments in the Rockwell sales arena.  We have found her to be professional and thorough and I would recommend her to any distributor client or candidate.”
Otto J. Buche, Executive Vice-President, Stanion Wholesale Electric Company Inc
“Hiring Prudence to assist with my talent acquisition and staffing requirements has proven to be a solid investment.  Prudence and her staff listen and understand the needs of my business.  As such, they have done a fine job over the years of developing slates of candidates that are all qualified for the roles I’ve looked to fill.  She has done quality work for me and will do the same for your organization.  Prudence is a true professional in the recruiting industry.”
Rich Antonaros, General Manager, Crescent Electric
“I can’t thank you enough for your assistance in this search. It became clear very quickly that you are tuned in to the industry and that you listened to what we were looking for in a successful candidate. We engaged you on 11/13 and hired Joe on 12/1. Outstanding!”
Gayle Davis, Vice President of Human Resources, United Electric Supply