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About Babb McGrew

Babb McGrew is a Wilmington, NC based executive search firm dedicated to Life Sciences and Data Informatics.

The founder, Richard Babb, began his executive search career in 1998 and has completed over 350 projects ranging from retained C level biotech to "turn key" clinical development / manufacturing / pharmaceutical recruiting accelerations. Richard's pre-recruiting healthcare background has been instrumental in understanding a client's/candidate's needs in today's ever changing legislative / regulatory / managed care environment.

Babb McGrew has experience in retained/engaged/contingency/ RPO search projects with additional resources dedicated to formal coaching / retention evaluations / planning. We believe that every aspect of the recruiting life cycle (company / culture / position evaluation - feedback / proposal to client, candidate search / interview / evaluation / submittal, candidate / client negotiation assistance / lead, onboarding, client review) has multiple, layered nuances that require a degree of experience/sophistication / business savvy to meet / exceed the expectations of everyone involved in the process.

We believe that a transparent operating platform in our office/business endeavors insure our efforts are regarded with the highest ethics and our reputation for hard work, honest appraisal, and candid feedback translates to long term candidate / client relationships.

The data informatics practice is led by Tom Gordon.  Tom has over 20 years of senior level positions with data driven companies like Equifax and Fiserv.  The data informatics practice works with a variety of industries ranging from advertising to healthcare.  The rapidly expanding use of data and predictive analytics has driven up demand for a small and scarce talent pool.  The data informatics practice at Babb McGrew has the reach across this talent base from entry level to senior positions.  Our hands on experience in the field gives us a unique advantage to find and match best of breed candidates to your informatic talent needs.

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