Conni LaDouceur challenges our fundamental assumptions about information gathering. She consults to many of the world’s most admired companies as chief sourcing strategist, pursuing her passion for matching people and opportunities by blending art and science in sourcing.
Previously with Heidrick & Struggles, Conni is a popular speaker and trainer on best practices in sourcing and recruiting by sharing direct and disarming techniques to increase effectiveness at identifying and hiring the most qualified talent, not the most available. As President of ExecuQuest Corp., Baltimore, MD, her strict, methodical process ensures efficient sourcing success in all functions, all industries, all levels, worldwide from SW programming leaders to healthcare management to flight test engineer leaders, to investment banking analysts and mining executives in South Africa.
Conni has empowered talent acquisition and sourcing teams at PepsiCo, Microsoft, KPMG, Starbucks, MetLife, GlaxoSmithKline, Aon Hewitt, Lockheed Martin, TJX, Hershey’s, Wells Fargo, a leading RPO and at many conferences and recruiting summits the world over. Originally from Maine, she received her BFA degree at the University of Maine and is a wife, mother, artist, adventurer and recruiter extraordinaire.