Lucas Group Named America’s 6th Best Professional Recruiting Firm By Forbes

2 April 2019

Executive consulting firm recognized by peers and customers for exceptional service, extensive professional candidate network, and deep market knowledge.

Atlanta, GA – April 2, 2019 Lucas Group, a national executive recruiting firm, announced today it was recognized by Forbes as America’s #6 “Best Professional Recruiting Firm” for 2019, a ranking of 250 firms. Forbes also top-ranked Lucas Group in the #8 spot among 200 executive recruiting firms on its 2019 “Best Executive Recruiting Firms” list.

To determine America’s finest recruiting firms, Forbes partnered with analytics firm Statista. The market research company surveyed 25,000 recruiters and 5,000 job candidates and human resource professionals, collecting more than 17,000 nominations from which to select America’s top firms.

“We are honored to be ranked so highly by Forbes again this year,” says Scott Smith, Chief Marketing Officer for Lucas Group. “ Personal relationships and trustworthy, consultative service remain the bedrocks of great recruiting, and Lucas Group’s top-tier rankings are a testament not only to the strength of our promise but to our consistent delivery and exceptional results on behalf of our customers..”

“Executive recruiting becomes more sophisticated with every passing year, and Lucas Group is leading that advancement without compromising our roots as a people-based business,” says Carolina King, Chief People Officer for Lucas Group. “We’re investing in ongoing professional development and skills training that allows our recruiters to leverage technology and analytics in partnership with their deep understanding of industry specialties and proven recruitment strategy. It’s a powerful combination that sets the bar high and then helps clients, candidates, and recruiters achieve those goals.”

Headquartered in Atlanta with 15 offices across the country, Lucas Group’s executive recruiters work across seven industries: Accounting & Finance, Human Resources, Information Technology, Legal, Manufacturing, Military Transition and Sales & Marketing.

About Lucas Group

Lucas Group is North America’s premier executive search firm. Since 1970, our culture and methodologies have driven superior results. We assist clients ranging in size from small to medium-sized businesses to Fortune 500 companies find transcendent, executive talent; candidates fully realize their ambitions; and associates find professional success. To learn more, please visit Lucas Group at and connect with us on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter.