Keynote Executive Search

Find. Fit. Perform.

Executive Search & Recruitment

50% of leaders fail within 2 years.
Keynote Search finds people you are looking for, screens them more effectively and supports their success with dedicated executive coaching.
One inclusive price. Success-based guarantee.

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Enhanced search that allows us to speak to hundreds of people on your behalf.

Our process leverages our expert delivery team’s experience combined with artificial intelligence to find and attract exceptional talent.


Every search includes predictive psychometric assessments with an exhaustive interview process.

Predictive psychometric assessments, A.I. & data-driven scoring, and a thorough interview process to ensure we find the right fit.


Ensure optimal performance of your new executive with our post-placement support.

One-on-one executive coaching and our Mastermind Executive Leadership Development Program to support executive hires with industry leading practices.

One customized solution. One inclusive price. Success is our guarantee.

Our executive search is backed by a 12 month guarantee. Everything we do from the enhanced search to extensive screening and post-placement support is all included under one transparent fee.

Learn more about how our executive search and recruitment services can help you find the right person to help your organization succeed.

Our Executive Search Team

Using our search processes, we have found and developed a team of experts that work together to help you with your search needs. Everything from identifying and creating compelling position profiles, sourcing candidates, assessing fit, evaluating and interviewing, selecting and even onboarding and coaching for your new hires.

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With the current competition to attract top-level talent in 2019 at a significant high, it is important to understand what can help lower the risk of turnover. We researched what industries and positions see the highest turnover rates, alongside the reasoning for these professionals to leave their j...

Ask Our Team - Office Antics

As a growing start-up, Keynote puts a strong emphasis on engaging in fun, light-hearted activities to get to know one another better. People often ask us what it’s like to work at Keynote. We set out to ask our team members various questions to provide readers with a better understanding of our peop...

Ask Our Team - Social Media & Software

With a diverse team of individuals at Keynote that have a wide range of career backgrounds and skillsets, we still have a few, notable things in common. Not only are we passionate about humanizing recruitment, but we are also avid technology users at work and in our personal lives. This inspired us...

Tips From Business Leaders: The Business Impact of a COO

Improving operating procedures to increase profits and efficiencies, implementing the strategies set by the Board of Directors/CEO/leader and directing the day-to-day operations of a business are all major components of a COO role. As the second highest ranking member of most organizations the Chief Operating Officer is one of the most important roles a business can have, and the benefits of having an elite COO can pay large dividends.

The Competitive Reality for Recruiting These 8 Popular Roles

Recruiting in today’s economy brings numerous challenges. Not only are there challenges with the diversity of a multi-generational workforce, alongside a strong dependence on technology and employer branding, but you are also competing for the same talent as thousands of other companies. With the mo...


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Latest Opportunities

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We are proud to work with some exceptional companies in a wide variety of industries.

I've had the pleasure of working with Keynote on several different talent and HR initiatives. I have always been impressed by their approach, process and execution. I'd highly recommend working with Keynote and look forward to our future relationship.
Bruce Linton
Our company was very impressed with what Keynote had to offer in the way of recruitment, onboarding, coaching and follow-up. Additionally the caliber of candidates that were referred to us by Keynote were impressive leading us to make a great hire. We would recommend Keynote to any company.
Alex Cairns
HR Manager - EODC
I was lucky enough to work with James and the Keynote team on several occasions. I appreciate the work they do and do very well. I would strongly recommend using them for your hiring/search and onboarding needs.
Andrew Emmans