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"Melissa brings a unique blend of passion for and commitment to her profession combined with a contagious sense of humor and that enables her to develop strong working relationships throughout an organization. She's a "stand-out" when it comes to identifying and selecting talent, and personally recruited and developed a talented team of new HR generalists into the US while at IVGN. She has parlayed her expertise into a successful executive search career that allows her to now share her talents . . . "
  –Laurel M., Head of HR Asia at Intuitive Surgical

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Talent Acquisition

Skycrest Incorporated has focused on successful executive placement for more than 14 years. With a 100% fill placement rate we excel in placing top talent in the Life Science sector, including biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical devices.

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Candidate Assessment

At Skycrest, candidate assessment is a partnership. Each search begins with identifying the right strategy for sourcing, target companies, research and selection criteria. As part of strategy development, we conduct a comprehensive company and culture review to ensure the candidates we source are both a competency fit and a good fit with your company culture and leadership style.

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Who We Are

Melissa Franklin is president and founder of Skycrest Inc. and has a singular focus on finding the right fit – not just a good fit. With more than 25 years in corporate leadership roles and executive recruiting for start-up, mid-size and Fortune 100 companies, Melissa has developed a reputation in the market for her innate ability to quickly assess candidates in talent assessment, selection and leadership development.

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We invest in getting to know potential partners, their businesses and cultures well before a search project.

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