Our tenured staff proudly brings 50+ years of successful staffing and recruitment expertise to some of the largest and most reputable organizations in Chicagoland. 

Mission Statement

Hire Excellence, Inc., is a woman owned and operated Chicagoland staffing firm successfully placing top talent since 2003. Using our vast network, with over 50 years of combined experience to identify, recruit and evaluate top performers for our clients so that they can focus their efforts on that which makes them successful.  

Our time, energy and effort are put forth 365 days per year in scouting the best and the brightest—this is our business, this is what we know.  We pride ourselves on a personalized approach to both our clients and candidates, building long-term relationships, in order to become recognized as an integral part of an organization.  

We stand committed to the highest degree of professionalism, integrity and unsurpassed service.

female boss with team

Founder, Eileen Tousey, CSAM

Since 1998, Eileen Tousey has been a top performer and leader in her field. 

She is a student of her business and is committed to improving her practice and her skillset, while staying on top of the current candidate landscape, new technologies available and creative search methods. 

Eileen graduated from Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, with a degree in Business Management.  

She received her certification in 2000. Eileen is incredibly passionate about staffing and takes a personal interest in every client and every candidate.  She has built a highly successful, reputable team centered on honesty, integrity and commitment.  She believes the key to success for any business is the resources that are behind it. Eileen understands the challenges a small business faces as well as the hierarchy and the dire need for upgraded talent by larger organizations.  

She takes pride in building long term partnerships with her clients which shows!  85% of her clients today have been relying on Eileen’s expertise since she started recruiting in 1998! Eileen takes the time to really understand both her clients and candidates needs and interests.  Offering a quick response time, a thorough and comprehensive recruitment effort on every search she accepts, you can rest assure that her local expertise and consultative approach will get you results fast.


of the candidates we present to our clients are interviewed.


of those candidates receive and accept an offer with our client companies.

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Our Focus


To assist our clients in narrowing and pinpointing their critical requirements by conducting a thorough needs analysis and providing them with qualified professionals to meet or exceed those needs.


We offer multiple hiring solutions including direct hire, temp-to-hire, and temporary staffing to satisfy our client’s individual needs.

Time Savings

We pride ourselves on our ability to QUICKLY identify candidates that meet the technical, cultural, financial and geographical requirements of our clients.

Recruitment Specializations

  • Administrative support, Receptionists, Data Entry and General Office
  • Accounting: A/P, A/R, Bookkeepers, Credit/Collections, Staff Accountants, Accounting Managers and Controllers
  • Analyst professions including Business, Credit, Data, Financial, Inventory, Sourcing, and Supply Chain Analysts
  • Customer Service/Account Management/Sales Support 
  • Human Resources: Coordinators, Generalists, HRIS, LMS/Training & Development, Management and Talent Acquisition Specialists
  • Sales:  Inside/Outside Sales; Business Development
  • Office Management/Office Services/Facilities
  • Payroll/Compensation Specialists
  • Purchasing/Procurement and Sourcing professionals 
  • Inventory Control/Demand Planning/Forecasting
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Specialists
  • Quality Assurance/Control; Production Management
  • Staffing: Sales and Recruitment Specialists


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Contact us today to see first-hand how Hire Excellence, Inc. stands apart from other staffing firms!