Dan Charney

Managing Director

Dan Charney is President & CEO of Direct Recruiters, Inc. (DRI). With over 22 years’ experience in the recruiting industry, Dan brings a unique blend of business acumen, industry perspectives, and executive search expertise that continues to drive growth at DRI. In addition, his leadership style and personable approach is respected by DRI’S Partners, associates, and clients.

Named President & CEO of Direct Recruiters in 2013, Dan has led strategic initiatives, company culture and growth, resulting in DRI being recognized as a top workplace and top recruiting firm by Forbes, Hunt Scanlon, Inc, the Plain Dealer, Northcoast 99 and more.

Dan was named in Crain’s Cleveland Business Magazine’s ‘Forty Under 40,’ co-founded the Ohio Recruiters Association (ORA), Cleveland Chapter and has been the keynote speaker at several national events.