Ken Dropiewski began his career as an Executive Search Consultant after spending many years in the trenches working in various sales and sales management roles. Ken spent over 10 years working for companies such as Johnson&Johnson and Boston Scientific. His medical device sales experience includes time spent in Interventional Cardiology, Radiology, Vascular Surgery, and Oncology.
In 2002, Ken realized he wanted to start his own company and treat companies and candidates the way they deserved to be treated. His tremendous sales success and entrepreneurial spirit paved the way for the creation of Prime-core, Inc. where he is committed to enhancing the experience of bringing top companies and employees together. In Ken’s tenure as a Search Consultant, he has quickly earned the respect of some of the most innovative companies placing key individual contributors and building teams.
Ken holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Central Michigan University and an MBA from the University of Colorado-Denver with a track in Entrepreneurship and Development. He also holds a Certificate of Completion for Leadership Breakthrough through Rapport Leadership International. Ken’s industry sales achievements include such prestigious awards as President’s Club for Boston Scientific as well as Ring Club and Grand Awards for Johnson&Johnson.
Tammy Emery has been in the healthcare space for over 10 years. She has supported and worked for key executives for companies such as Siemens Medical, Fanning/Howey Associates, Inc., and Bekum America Corporation.
In her role as Project Coordinator, Tammy provides the foundation of search assignments and keeps projects in the correct timeline. Tammy also leads all research and sourcing function where she is an expert in finding and sourcing the best talent in the industry.
Tammy successfully completed the grueling Moore Essentials sourcing training – a best in class training for elite research professionals.
Prime-Core Executive Search is a member of the Rocky Mountain Association of Recruiters and has been for the last 8 years where Ken is the President. He has served on the board for three years and currently is part of their Mastermind group which is responsible for discussing strategy and implementing best practices for Colorado search professionals.
Prime-Core is a proud member of the National Association of Personnel Services and the Colorado Bioscience Association.