June 21, 2018 – Jack Farrell & Associates (JFA), an executive recruiting firm focused on scholarly publishing, completed its 500th hire in June. The firm launched May 2006 by Mr. Farrell, an STM publishing lifer. It finds talent for clients in the US, UK, Europe, Asia and India. In addition to scholarly and professional publishing, JFA also works in educational, children’s and trade publishing as well as digital health, associations, and academic libraries.
“It’s been a fairly amazing ride,” said Mr. Farrell “I’m very proud of the team I’ve built, but mostly, our success only possible by the trust placed in us by our amazing clients. I am so grateful to them.”
The company is excited about what the future holds because, as Mr. Farrell sees it, “Even in a perpetually changing publishing landscape, the best talent wins. And that’s what we deliver.”