President and CEO, Charlie Kimmel, has dedicated his more than 20-year career to executive search at Kimmel & Associates. Charlie is an honors graduate of the University of North Carolina-Asheville. He officially began his career at Kimmel & Associates as a recruiter in 1990. During the following 13 years, he worked his way through the ranks. Charlie excelled as a research assistant, recruiter for general construction, and as a consultant for regional and national commercial builders. He continued on to work as a consultant in our Heavy Civil Division, and later enjoyed working as our corporate trainer. Charlie was named chief operations officer in 2003 and six years later assumed his role as company president. In 2012, he was named chief executive officer.
Charlie is in demand as a keynote speaker. Each year, he crosses the country offering presentations to various professional organizations. In his free time, Charlie enjoys supporting his community by running in several 5K events for various charitable organizations. Charlie leads Kimmel & Associates with a focus on setting and enabling the highest levels of professional standards and client service — all with the aim of delivering outstanding results for our clients.
Relationships are key in this business, and we build relationships with clients and candidates through trust and integrity. — Charlie Kimmel