Meet the Team – Joseph Kim

Mar 7, 2024 | Meet the Team

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Meet the Team – Joseph Kim

Meet Joseph KimSenior Search Consultant Sales, Marketing, and Administrative Practice

Originally from Silver Spring, Maryland, Joe recently laid his roots in Columbia, MD. Joining the CSP family in September of 2023, he has swiftly become an invaluable asset, contributing significantly to the team’s success.

With a wealth of experience spanning several years in the field of recruitment, Joe was drawn to CSP not only for its industry reputation but also for its distinctive culture, conducive work environment, and commitment to core values.

According to Joe, “Being part of an organization with values that align with my own has been a defining factor in my commitment to CSP. The core values of communication, commitment, consistency, and integrity distinguish us, as we consistently prioritize the interests of our clients and candidates.”

Here at CSP, Joe aspires to continue our path to setting high standards, as his mission is to leave a lasting impact on the industry. At the core of his professional philosophy is a belief in the significance of making a positive impact on individuals’ lives. Whether facilitating career transitions or engaging in meaningful conversations, he treasures the opportunity to effect meaningful change. Joe approaches his work with dedication to being a positive force, fostering personal connections, extending assistance, and providing attentive listening.

Joe acknowledges that one of his role’s largest challenges is the time constraints. It’s difficult to connect with everyone he’d like to in a day. However, Joe is able to navigate the fast-paced nature of his responsibilities with diligence and a focus on delivering excellence.

Beyond his professional commitments, Joe looks forward to a significant personal milestone as he anticipates his forthcoming engagement with his girlfriend, heralding the beginning of a new chapter in his life. A lover of the outdoors, Joe enjoys summer hikes and camping adventures, while the winter months see him indulging his love for snowboarding on the slopes out west. With aspirations of international travel, Joe dreams of exploring Australia and New Zealand.

RICK FRIBUSH

Partner, Practice Director - Accounting & Finance

Rick is a founding member of Chesapeake Search Partners and Practice Director for the Accounting & Finance Practice, facilitating all direct-hire and contractual searches within these fields. Rick began his career as a CPA in public/corporate accounting. He joined the recruiting industry in 1993 with The Mergis Group. He then went on to successfully lead the Accounting & Finance Practice for Stephen James Associates. As he continued those efforts throughout his tenure in the industry, he realized there was a lack of support for the demand of a recruiting partner in these industries within the Baltimore/DC market.

Rick graduated from Towson University with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.

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(410) 372 – 3023