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WELCOME TO PATRICE & ASSOCIATES RECRUITING SPECIALISTS!

Helping Great Companies Find Great Talent

WELCOME TO PATRICE & ASSOCIATES RECRUITING SPECIALISTS!

Helping Great Companies Find Great Talent

WELCOME TO PATRICE & ASSOCIATES RECRUITING SPECIALISTS!

Helping Great Companies Find Great Talent

WELCOME TO PATRICE & ASSOCIATES RECRUITING SPECIALISTS!

Helping Great Companies Find Great Talent

About Patrice & Associates of Grand Rapids

Patrice and Associates of Grand Rapids is a Locally-Owned Full-Service Recruiting Agency

We’re a locally-owned recruiting firm here in West Michigan with the goal of connecting employers with great candidates, and to help great candidates find their ideal employer. Patrice and Associates has developed a strategic way to accomplish this goal, and specializes in sourcing qualified executive talent for the Restaurant, Hotel, and Food Service industries.

Our clients include both local, statewide, and national restaurants and restaurant groups, hotels and conference centers, catering and wedding venues, casinos, food distribution, corporate dining and much more. Patrice and Associates is the largest and most successful Hospitality Executive Search firm in North America and has been in business for more than 25 years. Doug Lockwood, Grand Rapids office owner, combines the national reach of the Patrice and Associates network with his personal service and relationships, and a career in helping people make positive transitions, to provide unparalleled support to both clients and candidates alike. Check out the About Us section to learn more about Doug and his team.

Why trust the Patrice & Associates national network?

Years

25+

offices

125+

Recruiters

300+

For Employers

  • It’s more important than ever to hire the best candidates. We use our years of experience and local connections to help you filter through the noise and identify talent that’s committed to your organization’s success.
  • Single point of contact assures you the attention you deserve.
  • In-depth process to understand your hiring and culture goals.
  • Local ownership, national connections. 
  • We access our portfolio of vetted talent and use the latest methods to help find the most experienced candidates for your opportunity.
  • We guarantee our candidates. Schedule a call to learn more!

For Job Seekers

  • Is it time to consider another opportunity? We should discuss your goals and the opportunities that we have available. 
  • We’re connected with your local job market and can help connect you with great employers. 
  • Not sure about current compensation levels or job prospects? We can help. 
  • We help you prepare for the connections we make with personalized coaching and resume advice. 
  • Submit your resume via the link above. Let’s talk about your career goals today!