Steve Lowisz founded Qualigence, a recruitment research and professional search firm that specializes in identifying and attracting passive candidates, in 1999. Since then, the company has grown to become the largest recruitment research firm in the U.S., resulting in the opening of three additional offices. In addition to his role as President and CEO, Stephen is very involved in the business development and operations of the entire organization. Although Stephen’s niche is sales, he has become known as an expert in recruitment. He provides consultative services to clients regularly and is included as a speaker for leading organizations throughout the world and at many HR industry events and conferences each year.
Prior to Qualigence, Inc., Stephen was the President of the Research Corporation of America which he founded and managed with two other partners. Previously he was the Managing Director and General Partner of the Global Intelligence Division of cors, Inc., a recruitment research company headquartered in Chicago, IL. He was responsible for business development. Under his direction, he obtained the highest client satisfaction rate of all the partners. Before cors, Inc., Stephen was the General Sales Manager of Alan Blaine Business Products.