About Us

Mark Hyman, President

Mark Hyman has 20 years of corporate human resources management and executive search experience. Prior to The River Group, Mark founded The Mark Hyman Group, Inc., a boutique executive search firm in Atlanta, GA. Prior to opening TMHG, he spent many successful years as a Division VP for a top Atlanta contingency search firm’s network technologies practice. Mark’s functional knowledge spans the corporate structure, with particular expertise in organizational change, training, human resources and sales and marketing.

Mark continues to recruit for select accounts in the Network Technology and Test & Measurement Industry Segments, where his keen insight as an “industry insider” has made him a highly coveted recruiting expert.

 

Chemical Practice

John Spindler

John Spindler is a Senior Recruiter with The River Group. He specializes in recruiting individuals for key positions in Manufacturing, Sales and Marketing, as well as Management, Engineering and Accounting & Finance for Clients within Chemical related industries. John holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and began his professional career with a Big 4 Public Accounting firm. During his career, he has served in executive positions in industry, public & private accounting and financial and business management. Prior to joining The River Group, John was able to fulfill a “lifetime dream” as the Project General Manager for a world class private golf course working with Tom Fazio and designing and constructing the adjoining Private Residential Community.

Ron Thompson

Ron Thompson is an Executive Recruiter with The River Group’s Chemical Practice. His career includes major account sales for a number of Fortune 500 corporations. Ron was also the Vice President of Sales for a national management consulting firm. At The River Group, Ron specializes in placing individuals within the Specialty Chemical and Agricultural Chemical Industries,   His areas of focus include sales, engineering, accounting, marketing, and facility or plant management positions.  He earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Advertising from Marshall University.

Joel Coltrane

Joel Coltrane is an Executive Recruiter with The River Group. His experience includes a successful sales, sales management background in advertising sales. Joel brings an overall business background and ability to build a brand, market share and understand client business needs in filling key positions.  He fills Management, Engineering, Operations and Chemist positions within the Chemical Industry. Joel holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill.

Laura Wilson

Laura Wilson joined The River Group Inc., after years in Workforce Development as a Career Advisor in addition to a background in Journalism.  She is a switch hitter specializing within the Chemical/Plastics and Packaging industry as well as the Food & Beverage Manufacturing industry.  She brings great listening and investigative skills to the table as she meets the staffing requirements of our clients.  Laura fills Management, Engineering, Sales, Operations and Chemist positions within the Chemical & Plastics Industries.  Writing is one of Laura’s passions. She is the Chapter Leader for SCWW (South Carolina Writers Workshop), writes for magazines in the Savannah/Hilton Head area and has authored her first book, Red Tail.  She holds a Bachelors Degree in English from Lincoln University

Kathy Hyman

Kathy Hyman is the Lead Researcher and Recruiting Coordinator at The River Group . Kathy is an expert in the areas of talent sourcing, industry research, social media strategy and applicant tracking systems. She has been a key contributor to the development of the back office support systems at The River Group as well as Savannah Staffing.  Before joining The River Group, Kathy had a very successful sales career that lead to positions in general management for Club Corp and Hair Club.

Current Openings

We are currently conducting interviews for the following positions
Industry Recruiter – Chemical Practice
Industry Recruiter – Network Technologies Practice
Research Assistant – TBD

 

What's New!
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Process Engineer - The Process Engineer is responsible for the daily monitoring of process units as well as regulatory ...
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Production Engineer - The Production Engineer will develop and implement systems to improve and sustain value in the areas...
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Production Engineer - The Production Engineer monitors, troubleshoots, and optimizes operating unit key process variables ...
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Oct 28, 2018
Sustainability – HSE Analyst - Our client is seeking, a Sustainability – HSE Analyst to join their team to contribute their skill...
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Field Application Engineer - You will be working for a world leading manufacturer of electronic components. This rapidly growing ...
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Oct 28, 2018
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Development Chemist - Our client, is one of the largest manufacturers and suppliers of high-quality chemical additives for...
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Sep 14, 2018
Environmental Health & Safety Manager - Plans and coordinates environmental, health and safety program requiring application of engineering ...
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Regional Sales Director - We are currently interviewing Top 10 Performers to join a cybersecurity market leader that is expand...
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Sep 11, 2018
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