Jeff Cohen, Chairman, Co-Founder & CEO
The CEO and Co-Founder of Rice Cohen International, Jeff Cohen has been in the recruiting industry for 30 years and has been recognized as one of the top Executive Search professionals in the world. Jeff has successfully completed over the course of his career more than 300 C-suite searches along with hundreds of various retained searches ranging from Business Development executives to Vice President level. Jeff has been recognized by Recruiter.com as one of the “100 most influential people in the history of the Executive Search Industry.”
Jeff co-founded Rice Cohen Training and Consulting, the largest training firm focused on improving the skills of executive recruiters, managers and talent acquisition departments. “The 25 Common Traits of the Big Billers” was developed after interviewing over 400 top executive recruiters and has been utilized by over 2,300 companies worldwide. Jeff is extremely passionate about training and consulting and coached many executives throughout North America.
Jeff is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University. During a career spanning more than 8 years with an International Fortune 50 company he earned five promotions and received the prestigious “Executive of the Year” award. Jeff’s creativity, interpersonal skills and phenomenal leadership abilities led to a 63% increase in his region which resulted in his election to the executive committee.
Jeff resides in Newtown, PA with his wife and two sons and is very active in the community and is a board member with Plant A Seed, Inspire a Dream Foundation.