Susan manages the LED/Solid-State Lighting Division of United Recruiters with additional intense focus on advanced manufacturing for Japanese automotive suppliers. Susan's goal is to find high quality candidates so her clients can focus on what they do best: develop and manufacture high quality products and increase market share.
After graduating from the University of Tennessee with a BS in Computer Science, Susan joined IBM, spending 10 years in various technical and management positions. She later ran a small business for 7 years. This blend of large and small company experience gives Susan a unique perspective on what makes a great employee. She believes technical ability and experience are equally important to a positive attitude and strong work ethic.
Susan listens to her clients carefully, gathering all job requirements. She then utilizes her extensive network and candidate database, heavily screening all candidates to ensure they have the necessary skills for each position. Susan has filled positions ranging from CEO, Division Presidents and Directors, Engineers, Sales, Manufacturing and Quality Management.
Susan has gained clients in multiple industries: advanced manufacturing for automotive, LEDs, Solid-State Lighting and optoelectronics. Her desk specialties are related to roles critical for designing, manufacturing and selling products in these industries.