Chairman and CEO
Joe McElmeel has served as the Company’s CEO since he founded Brooke Chase Associates, Inc. and is responsible for developing and maintaining the vision and direction of the Company. He seeks business opportunities and strategic alliances with other companies and organizations and oversees marketing, production, research, recruitment, finance, and client development.
Prior to forming the Company, Joe served as President of Fortune Personnel Consultants in Chicago, Inc., Executive VP and COO of Folger Adam Co., and held senior level positions at Ideal Security Hardware, Williams Company, and the Yale Lock & Hardware division of Eaton Corporation. His education includes Westchester C.C., Iona College and the Executive Management Program at Baldwin-Wallace College.
Joe’s involvement in the Recruiting Industry and Community is extensive, having served as four-term Chairman of the National Association of Executive Recruiters, Inc., Managing Director of the Executives Recruiters Roundtable, and Chairman of the Professional Committee of The Executives Club of Chicago.