Hiring the right people is critical to the success of every organization. Phil takes the time to understand the culture of the hiring organization and then finds the people with the right skills who can thrive in the company’s culture. I have worked with Phil to fill a wide variety of positions at multiple companies and will continue to use The Leon Group to find future hires and build great teams.
What’s awesome about working with Phil is that he understands the nuances of evolving businesses. He acts as a trusted partner, going well beyond a typical recruiting relationship, providing market insights and usable advice. Phil not only helps me to target individuals with the right skillset, but he also has a unique knack of qualifying for the right personality and character that will be the most successful in the needed environment.
I have had the distinct pleasure of knowing Phil as a client and a talent seeking to secure a new career opportunity. Without hesitation, Phil has always exceeded my expectations. Phil views the hiring process on both sides seeking to genuinely understand and qualify all requirements and interests that help to identify and secure perfect win-win matches. He executes this all with the highest degree of integrity, kindness, skill, insight, and perseverance. Phil is very thorough, diligent, and unwavering in keeping the interest of his clients at heart. Throughout the recruiting process, Phil demonstrates an unyielding goal of ensuring mutually durable and sustainable fits.
Phil is one of the great recruiters and proven in how he succeeds. He is a trusted advisor who helps manage critical and strategic hiring requirements – working to ensure the sharing of vital information that he orchestrates during the recruiting process. Phil spends the necessary time to learn about the culture of organizations and what’s required for each hire. He fulfills each vital hiring request with the right resources, process, and performance.
Phil Leon is the most effective, strategic, and articulate talent recruiter I have encountered in my 30-year professional career. He offered immensely helpful and insightful guidance relating to relationship-building and how to effectively communicate my unique value. He encouraged me through the most rigorous vetting process I have ever experienced and was instrumental in my success at finding an exciting role in a company with exactly the right culture. Today I thrive. Some moments in life are truly pivotal. For me, Phil provided this pivotal opportunity in working with him, and now with the best organization.
During my long-term professional relationship with Phil, he has impressed me as one of the savviest recruiting professionals in the market. His outstanding work ethic which sets the stage to exceed all client expectations. Phil is that rare combination of authenticity, experience, and talent. He is an amazing relationship builder bestowing quality such as honesty, loyalty, integrity, excellent communications, empathy/support and a win-win mentality. Phil is results-oriented and knows how to drive and build an effective organization. Phil is a great leader, mentor, and motivator. I highly recommend The Leon Group and always welcome the opportunity to work with him again.