Chief, Corporate Strategy and Development at Private Biotech
We undertook a challenging search for a very specific expertise in healthcare economics. Ken impressed me with is level of engaged partnership, working hard to understand the business context and required skill set, and quickly identifying a set of qualified candidates where other approaches had failed. I will gladly work with him again.
Director, North America at Private Biotech
It’s always a pleasure working with you as I know the quality of candidates you bring us match the criteria and chemistry we discussed.
President & CEO at Medical Device
I have worked with Ken at 3 companies. Ken has done an excellent job in finding excellent candidates in the timeframe I need. Ken is easy to work with and very responsive.
Talent Acquisition Specialist- Medtronic
Ken is an amazing recruiter and helps us add Top Tier Professionals to our organization in times of great growth as well as when we just need assistance with an extremely tough search. Unlike many agency recruiters, Ken ONLY provides me with well screened and well qualified candidates. I cannot think of a time in which Ken sent me a resume of someone I wasn’t interested in pursuing. He is a very personable individual and he just “gets it”. He works with the highest level of integrity, quality and passion for what he does. I would highly recommend him to anyone considering his services
Senior Director, Corporate Accounts – St Jude Medical
I have had the pleasure of working with Ken on multiple searches. Ken’s understanding of an industry and the skill sets that are necessary make the candidates he brings forward worthwhile. Ken truly understands the importance of communication and forming a partnership resulting in best in class results. Working with Ken makes my job easier…great candidates are teed up and ready to go
Medical Device Sales Professional
Ken epitomizes the ideal professional in Executive Search, with the highest levels of integrity, compassion and diligence. His highly successful background in the medical device industry and his passion for connecting professionals in the human capital industry produce exemplary results. A relationship with Ken Dropiewski and Prime-Core is a must for every medical device industry professional.
Talent Recruitment Manager at TricorBraun
Ken is an outstanding medical recruiter who has shown to increase his business while serving his clients in a superior manner. I would recommend him to recruit for virtually any healthcare company.
VP Corporate Accounts, CRM Boston Scientific
I have worked with Ken on numerous searches. Perhaps what is most helpful is the patience Ken takes towards understanding the core competencies candidates should have in order to meet the specific needs of my opportunities. His listening skills are fantastic and he always carefully screens candidates before sending them forward. His candidates are also very well prepared. I continue to rely on Ken as resource dedicated to my opportunities.
Vice President of Sales, Smiths Medical
There are many executive recruiting services available in today’s medical device market. There are only a handful which truly provide top level professional career guidance. Your willingness to discuss my career aspirations and insure that the opportunities you presented were in line with my stated goals and objectives is rare in today’s “fill the position quickly” environment. You are a true advocate for both of your clients; the hiring manager and candidate. Thank you for all your assistance in my job search. I look forward to working with you now and in the future.
Regional Sales Director – West, Surgical
As a candidate that has been working in the medical device industry for a number of years, I ‘ve had the opportunity to work with recruiting companies in the past. Ken and Prime-Core have exceeded my expectations. Ken is honest, responsive and dedicated to preparing candidates for interviews. Thanks to him and Prime-Core I have found a position that I am passionate about and is moving me forward in my career
Senior Director of U.S. Sales
Ken is particularly well suited for medical recruiting due to years of experience both as a sales rep in the industry and as a recruiter. He has a knack for finding talent when other recruiters can’t and providing well prepared prescreened candidates. He’s been a great resource for our organization.
Territory Manager – Cardiovascular
Ken helped me find the career opportunity that changed my life! He was able to put me in front of the right people, pinpoint the right opportunity for the right candidate (me), and he also had great followup and service with both myself and the hiring company. I will be forever grateful and would highly recommend him to anyone looking for a recruiter to fill their company’s needs
I had the pleasure of having Ken as a recruiter to help match my credentials and accomplishments to the right position. I found Ken to be extremely valuable. He constructed a high degree of expertise and presentation was clear and rewarding. In addition, Ken was quite inviting of questions and willingly gave his time to answer thoroughly in a timely manner. I would certainly recommend him to others, he is an amazing resource